Absentee Ballots Now Available For May 3 ElectionsAbsentee ballots for jurisdictions with elections on May 3 are now available at local clerk offices, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced.
Michigan House OKs Banning Online Absentee Applications, SOS MailingsThe Republican-controlled Michigan House voted Thursday to prohibit digital signatures on absentee ballot applications and to ban unsolicited mailings of applications to voters, advancing more election bills that are unlikely to be signed by the Democratic governor.
Macomb County Nursing Home Worker Pleads Guilty In Attempted Election Fraud CaseA Macomb County nursing home employee pleaded guilty after she was accused of forging signatures on absentee ballot applications, according to the Michigan Attorney General's Office.
Michigan Republicans OK Tougher Voting Rules; Whitmer To VetoThe Republican-led Michigan Legislature on Thursday approved tougher voter ID requirements and a ban against mass mailing of unsolicited absentee ballot applications, finalizing bills that will be vetoed by Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.