Mayor Bing To Present City Council With Budget Plan Mayor Dave Bing is expected to present another lean budget to Detroit City Council Tuesday, while also unveiling a five-year plan to wipe out a deficit that now stands at about $150-million.
Educators: Budget Cuts Will Be Detrimental To FutureMichigan's state supported universities continue to urge lawmakers to reconsider a proposal from Governor Rick Snyder to take a big chunk of money from their budgets.
Protestors Plan Sleepover At State CapitalA group of protestors plan to sleep outside in cardboard boxes at the state capitol Friday night, in hopes of getting the attention of the Governor.
State Remains At Odds Over Snyder's Proposed BudgetWhen it comes to the Snyder budget, Republicans are telling legislative Democrats, "if you can find a better budget, propose it."
Snyder Asked To Reconsider Education Funding CutsThere is a call in Lansing for Governor Rick Snyder to reconsider his proposed cut to K through 12 funding.
Brigade To Write Letters, Save MI Film IncentivesMembers of Michigan's entertainment industry put pen to paper Tuesday, for a letter-writing campaign to save the state's film incentives.
Senate Passes Emergency Financial Manager LegislationThe Michigan Senate has approved bills that would give broad new powers to emergency financial managers over objections of union members.
Republicans Look For Alternatives To Pension TaxRepublicans in Lansing are setting aside time to discuss alternatives to part of Governor Rick Snyder's budget and tax reform proposals.
School Budget Cuts May Be Steeper Than ThoughtSome school districts are saying the per-pupil cut in state school aid could be even more drastic that the Governor is leading on.