Michigan Replacing Kiosks Where Drivers Can Renew PlatesMichigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson says her office is replacing self-service kiosks that are unreliable and hard to use.
Michigan Changes Transgender Policy For Driver’s LicensesMichigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson says her department is making it easier for transgender people to get a driver’s license or state ID card.
Michigan Senate Cuts SOS Budget to Fund Redistricting PanelThe Republican-led Michigan Senate on Wednesday proposed cutting spending in Democratic Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson's office to fund a new redistricting commission, a move she said violates the intent of the constitutional amendment approved by voters last fall.
Secretary of State Services Suspended Over Weekend For Computer UpgradeAll Secretary of State Offices in Michigan and online services will be down for the weekend for computer upgrades.
Drivers Who Are Late Renewing Registration May Get A BreakThe state collects $10 million a year in late registration fee revenue.
Michigan Offers Temporary Online Vehicle Registration SystemThe old website had been locking out some who tried to access services.
Many Michigan Schools, All State Offices Close Due To Heavy SnowWith a Winter Storm Warning in effect for a chunk of metro Detroit and snow falling across lower Michigan, closures began to roll in before noon for schools and other buildings.
Transgender Driver Lawsuit To Move Forward In MichiganThe Secretary of State's office requires the information listed on a person's driver's license to match the information on the applicant's birth certificate.
Michigan, Hewlett-Packard Reach Deal To Continue Updating SOS ComputersThe state of Michigan and Hewlett-Packard have reached a deal that returns HP employees to a major computer project affecting services offered by the Secretary of State.
Michigan Sues Hewlett-Packard Over Delayed Upgrades; Secretary Of State Offices Using System From 1960sThe deadline for HP to replace the mainframe-based computer system used at 131 offices where cars are registered was 2010.
5 Used-Car Lots Shut Down For Trafficking Stolen Cars, Auto PartsInvestigations found suspicious transactions by dealers, such as trying to obtain clean titles for salvage vehicles.
Michigan Senate Passes 'Choose Life' License Plate OptionAn amendment was rejected that would have given the money to the Department of Human Services' effort to lower infant mortality rates.
Tired Of Waiting At The Secretary Of State Office? Service Lets You Set Appointment Ahead Of TimeCustomers who use the service will receive a phone call or text message with an estimated wait time when they're about to called.
Gunmen Smash Through Front Of Secretary Of State Office, Steal ATMThe search is on for whoever crashed through the front of a Secretary of State office after firing a barrage of bullets in the parking lot.
Thieves Make Way With ATM At Secretary Of State Office In DearbornAlthough the sign outside the office offers access to an ATM - thieves decided to make a withdrawal that shut down the business.