Gov. Snyder Defends Plan For Healthier MichiganGovernor Rick Snyder is defending his proposal to help Michigan shape up.
Snyder: Mich. Unemployment Dropping Faster Than Nation'sWith Michigan's jobless rate still hovering above 11 percent, some might ask: "Where are the jobs Governor Snyder's been talking about?"
Will Mich. Benefit From Obama's Plan To Spend More On Road Projects?Included in President Obama's "American Jobs Act" is a proposal to spend $50 billion on road and bridge projects.
Mich. Politicians React To Obama's Job SpeechMichigan Democrats and Republicans react predictably to President Obama's jobs creation proposals revealed to Congress Thursday night.
U.S. Education Secretary's Bus Tour Rolls Into DetroitDetroit is on U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan's roll call Thursday.
Mich. Supreme Hears Pension Tax ArgumentsThe State Supreme Court is hearing arguments on an $800 million question: The constitutionality of Governor Rick Snyder's pension tax..
State Employees Await Decision On LayoffsAn anxious day for 50,000 state employees all over Michigan, who expect to learn Thursday whether they will still have jobs or not.
Choice, Local Control At Odds Over Michigan SchoolsGov. Rick Snyder's plans to expand educational choice in Michigan are opposed in some communities worried about losing control over their school districts.
Gov. Snyder Wants Fast Review Of Emergency Manager LawGovernor Rick Snyder is asking the State Supreme Court to quickly resolve a legal challenge over Michigan's Emergency Manager law.
Gov. Snyder To Propose State-Wide School Of ChoiceJust ahead of the start of a new school year, a battle is looming over whether Michigan kids should be allowed to go to any school they want.
11 Members Named To Snyder's School Takeover PanelGov. Rick Snyder announced the appointment of 11 people to the board of the new Education Achievement System, which will take over and run Michigan's lowest performing schools.
Poll: Many Local Leaders Say Mich. On Wrong Track After lawmakers cut their funding and gave financial managers sweeping new powers earlier this year, half of local government leaders now think Michigan is on the wrong track.
Gov. Snyder Not Bothered By Recall EffortsGovernor Synder said he's trying to put Michigan back on the right track and he won't be derailed by all the recent recall efforts.
Security An Issue In Prison Food Service ChangesMaintaining security is an issue in privatization of services such as feeding prisoners as the state looks to cut millions of dollars from incarceration-related costs.
Higher Individual Taxes Could Slow Mich. RecoveryMichigan may be lucky to see much of an economic boost from new tax laws that take effect in 2012.