The Michigan House has passed a $33 billion budget bill that covers state spending for everything except education.
Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero says he’s not sure he has standing, but if he could get it, he would challenge — in the courts — the governor’s Emergency Financial Manager legislation.
Detroit Mayor Dave Bing did not get a firm commitment of support on the budget from some Lansing lawmakers.
A crowd of thousands gathered in Lansing, Wednesday, for an afternoon rally — with union members leading the charge.
No approval yet for much-debated legislation that would make it easier for the state to take over troubled cities.
Labor unions rallied in Lansing to object Governor Rick Synder’s proposals that they call “anti-union.”
Union members plan to rally against a bill that would end collective bargaining.
WWJ’s Tim Skubick reports that Governor Snyder wants to tax private pensions, for the first time ever, as part of his budget plan.
Michigan lawmakers are giving themselves a couple of snow days.
Michigan Governor-Elect Rick Snyder says one of his first priorities when he takes office January 1st is to light a fire under lawmakers to get a budget done by July.