State Senate

New Detroit-Windsor Bridge Fails To Clear 1st Hurdle

A Michigan Senate panel has failed to approve a bill authorizing a new bridge between Detroit and Windsor, Ontario.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2011

Virgil Smith (FILE)

Detroit State Senator To Hold Facebook Town Hall

State Sen. Virgil Smith, D-Detroit, said Wednesday that he will hold a Facebook town hall meeting on Wednesday, Aug.10 at noon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

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Senate Bill Would Make Some ‘Videotape Interrogations’ Mandatory

Supporters say the videos will protect suspects and police when charges are filed and cases move to court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2011

State Senator Hopes To Block School Aid Cuts

A Democratic state Senator says she is pursuing a constitutional amendment to keep Gov. Snyder from dipping into the state’s School Aid Fund to help pay for his proposed business tax credit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2011

Legislation To Prohibit Marijuana Bars On The Table

The possible banning of medical marijuana bars and clubs in Michigan is one step closer after legislation passed through a Senate Committee earlier Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2011