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Federal Judge Issues Temporary Freeze On New Election LawThe law stops local officials from distributing information about local ballot proposals 60 days before an election.
Local Officials Sue To Block Law Prohibiting Ballot InfoThe complaint Tuesday against the state alleges the "gag order" law unconstitutionally infringes on free speech rights.
Snyder Signs Law Restricting Information About Ballot IssuesLocal officials said the law will keep voters in the dark about taxes and other important issues
Gov. Snyder Is Pressed To Veto Bill Restricting Ballot Issue InfoOpponents say the measure would keep voters in the dark about taxes and other issues.
Michigan Legislature OKs End Of Straight-Party Voting OptionThe bill includes $5 million for additional voting booths after clerks raised concerns that removing the option would lead to longer waits.
Michigan House Votes To End Straight-Party Voting OptionThe Republican-controlled House passed the legislation Wednesday night, sending the bills to the Senate.
Michigan House Considering Bill To Prevent Straight-Ticket VotingCritics say straight-ticket voting is a relic that encourages voters to pick officeholders solely on party affiliation, not their qualifications.
Election Board To Consider Business Tax, Paid Sick Day ProposalsSupporters would still need to collect hundreds of thousands of voter signatures to send their proposals to lawmakers and likely statewide votes in 2016.
Michigan GOP Eyes Plan For Cracking 'Blue Wall'New legislation would make Michigan the largest state to move away from a winner-take-all system to one that allocates electoral votes proportionally.
Michigan Man Proves He's Not Dead, Gets To VoteDale Hopfinger ran into a problem while trying to vote in Michigan: He was told he was dead.
Election Day In Metro Detroit: What's On The BallotFrom the governor's race and a seat in the U.S. Senate to marijuana legalization and tax hikes for road repairs, here's a look at what's at stake.
Vote Now – People’s Choice Awards Voting Is Officially OpenThe People's Choice Awards announced that nominee voting is now open.

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