Michigan Senate Approves Bill Reducing Penalty For Underage DrinkersThe state Senate has approved bills to lessen the penalty for underage drinking, making it a civil infraction instead of a criminal misdemeanor for the first offense.
Michigan Senate Approves Bill To Ban Booze At Fully-Nude BarsMichigan would strip state liquor licenses from bars offering fully-nude entertainment under a bill passed by the state Senate.
Michigan Senators Spar Over Juneteenth Slavery ResolutionDemocratic Sen. Bert Johnson said attempting to change the wording is a form of "white privilege."
State Senate Approves Bill Prohibiting Smoking, Growing Medical Marijuana Without Landlord's ConsentThe state Senate has approved a bill that would prohibit smoking or growing medical marijuana on rental properties without permission from a landlord.
Satanic Group Puts Up Display At Michigan CapitolThe Detroit chapter of the Satanic Temple on Sunday morning set up their "Snaketivity Scene." It features a snake offering a book called "Revolt of the Angels" as a gift.
Michigan Senator Erects Nativity On Capitol Lawn In Response To Satanic DisplaySen. Rick Jones said that he erected the Nativity featuring a baby Jesus, Joseph and the Virgin Mary Friday as a citizen and in response to a planned display by a Satanic group.
State Senator Plans Nativity To Challenge Satanist Display, 'Save Christmas'"I was angered that a satanic group would attempt to hijack the Christian holiday," said Sen. Rick Jones.
Proposed Bill Would Outlaw 'Revenge Porn' In MichiganState Senator Rick Jones has co-sponsored legislation making it illegal to post sexually graphic pictures of someone without their written permission.
Nude Dancing At Clubs Not In Line With "Pure Michigan" Theme Says Michigan SenatorSenator Jones says having places that have nude dancing is against the whole "Pure Michigan" theme.
Raising The Speed Limit To 80 MPH: Would You Want It?There's talk in Lansing about raising the speed limit in parts of Michigan to 80 mph, but it is something the people want?
House May Consider Cameras At Intersections This WeekLegislation may be considered this week in Lansing to allow communities to voluntarily install cameras at intersections to catch speeders at red lights.
Bill Would Block Bridge Cards At Strip Clubs, Liquor StoresAre Michigan welfare recipients using state funds to pay for strippers?
Lawmaker Takes 'Dissolve Detroit' Plan To National Media Lansing Area Republican Rick Jones spoke Friday afternoon to CNBC about the fiscal state of the city.
State Senator Proposes Dissolving City Of DetroitIt would no doubt be controversial, but the idea of dissolving the city of Detroit and absorbing it into Wayne County is being tossed around in Lansing.
State Senator, Police Seek Tougher Gun LawsMichigan State Senator Rick Jones, along with law enforcement officials, say they want tougher laws on the books to prevent further gun violence in the state.