Michigan Senate Backs Health Director Appointed By WhitmerThe Michigan Senate on Tuesday narrowly supported Elizabeth Hertel as state health director, backing a key figure in Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic in recent months.
4 A.M. Bar Curfew Gets Mixed ReviewsThe last call for alcohol could be extended in Michigan.
State Senate Sets Up Lawsuit Against Gov. Whitmer Over Proposed BillsMichigan's Senate authorized a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer over the state's COVID-19 relief funds.
Whitmer: Delayed Aid May Slow Vaccines; Senate Has $2B PlanGov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday pressed state lawmakers to allocate billions in federal COVID-19 aid, warning that a delay could slow Michigan’s vaccination rate and efforts to reopen schools and help ailing businesses.
Michigan Senate Leader Mike Shirkey Supports Open Carry Gun Ban In The State’s CapitolMichigan Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey says he supports a ban on open carry firearms in the state's Capitol.
Gov. Whitmer Signs A Series Of Bills Into Law. Here's Everything You Need To KnowGov. Gretchen Whitmer signed a series of bills into law to help those struggling during the pandemic.
Senate Targets Virus Restrictions; OKs Jobless, Water BillsSenate Republicans voted to limit the length of coronavirus restrictions issued by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's administration, unless they were extended by the GOP-controlled Legislature.
Bills To Limit Incarceration Advance In Michigan LegislatureMichigan's Senate on Thursday approved measure that would reform the state's criminal justice system by limiting unnecessary incarcerations and allowing law enforcement more discretion in handling arrests.
John James’ Campaign Alleges Cheating, Calls For InvestigationAfter Senator Gary Peters declared victory in Michigan’s Senate race, John James calls for an investigation.
2020 Election Results: Biden Wins Michigan, Sen. Gary Peters Wins ReelectionHere you can find updates and live election results.
John James Campaigns In Grand Rapids MondayRepublican senate candidate John James campaigns in Grand Rapids in a last reach for voters on the eve of the election.
Here's A List Of Bills Gov. Whitmer Signed Into Law ThursdayGov. Gretchen Whitmer signed several bills into law, vetoes three others Thursday. Here's everything you need to know.
State Senators Pass Resolution Urging Gov. Whitmer To Ease Ban On Non-Essential ProceduresMichigan Senate Republicans passed a resolution Tuesday urging Governor Gretchen Whitmer to lift her five-week old ban on non-essential medical and dental procedures.
Senate Urges Gov. Whitmer To Allow Elective Medical ProceduresRepublicans who control the Michigan Senate urged Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday to lift her five-week-old ban on nonessential medical and dental procedures, saying the decision to resume should be left to hospitals and health providers.
Here's A Closer Look At Bills Gov. Whitmer Signed Into LawOn Thursday, Governor Whitmer signed Senate Bill 268 and House Bills 5576 & 5580, which together establish the governor’s Michigan Reconnect Grant Program and move Michigan closer to reaching the governor’s goal of attaining 60 percent postsecondary educational attainment by 2030.