Benson: Secretary Of State Services Improved Online, In-PersonSecretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced that the expansion of online services and updating the system for in-person office visits has greatly improved experience with Secretary of State services.
Michigan SOS Benson Announces Return Of 'Water-Winter Wonderland' License PlateOfficials said collectors and motorists requested the license plate for years. It was the plate used by the state in 1965 when the National Voting Rights Act became law.
Michigan SOS: Non-Binary Option On Michigan Driver's Licenses, ID Cards Available Beginning Nov. 10Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced Tuesday that residents will be able to select non-binary -- marked with an "X" -- as the sex on their driver's license and state ID cards.
UP Lawmaker Announces Bid For Michigan Secretary Of StateUpper Peninsula state Rep. Beau LaFave is running for Michigan secretary of state in 2022.
Michigan SOS Now Offering Walk-Up Appointments, Slots Still Not GuaranteedMichigan Secretary Of State Jocelyn Benson says a new operating model will help branch offices move through transactions more efficiently since a demand in services spiked and customers voiced frustrations over mandatory appointments.
Michigan Secretary Of State Extends License Branch HoursMichigan will extend the hours of operation for drivers' licenses and vehicle registrations in an effort to shorten lines at branch offices, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said Wednesday.
Michigan Eyes Bill To Clean Up Voter Registration RollsLegislation working its way through the Michigan Legislature aims to clean up the state’s voter registration rolls.
Michigan Republican Party Sues Over Ruling On Absentee BallotsThere's a lawsuit that seeks to overturn a recent ruling that allows anyone to deliver absentee ballots and that absentee ballots received after election day must count.
Voter Registration And IDs For Returning CitizensThere’s not much you can do with out some form of identification.
72-Year-Old Arrested For Making Terrorist Threats Against Michigan's Secretary Of StateThe Michigan Police Department says a 72-year-old man is in police custody after making threats against Michigan's Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson.
Secretary Of State Launches Upgraded Branch Office LocatorThe Michigan Secretary of State is using the latest in mapping technology for its branch office locator.
'Michigan Matters' Exclusive: Peters Vs. Land - The Senate Candidates Sound OffRepublican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land and Democratic challenger Cong. Gary Peters took to the "Michigan Matters" set and talked about issues impacting Michigan and what it will take to win on Nov. 4.
Secretary of State Releases New Android App For Michigan Campaign Finance FilingsTransparency into Michigan state campaign finances expanded Wednesday. Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced the launch of a free Android application, “Michigan CFS” (Campaign Finance Search). This application provides the same mobile access as the iPhone version released in April.
Voter Registration Drive UnderwayThe Secretary of State's mobile office will stop on five university campuses this week to register voters. It's part of the 2012 "ExpressSOS" Voter Registration Drive.
ExpressSOS.com Hits One Million TransactionsThe new Secretary of State online services available at ExpressSOS.com now has topped one million transactions, meaning more Michigan residents are choosing to save time by going online, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced Tuesday.