Same-sex domestic partners of state employees will continue to qualify for health insurance after the Michigan Supreme Court decided not to hear an appeal filed by the state.
Legislation aimed at reining in retiree benefit costs for Michigan state workers was approved Thursday by the Republican-led House Appropriations Committee.
Gov. Rick Snyder has signed into a law a measure that will require many public employees with local governments and schools in Michigan to pay more for their health insurance coverage.
An anxious day for 50,000 state employees all over Michigan, who expect to learn Thursday whether they will still have jobs or not.
Lawmakers have approved a plan to force local governments and school districts to cap health care spending or risk losing state aid.
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The Michigan Senate voted to kill a healthcare benefit for state workers who have live-in friends and their kids.
LANSING (WWJ/AP) – Action in Lansing clears the way for healthcare benefits to be extended to domestic partners of most state employees. The Michigan Civil Service Commission voted Wednesday to extend state-paid health insurance coverage […]