Gretchen Whitmer Turns in Signatures to Get on the Ballot for GovernorLANSING (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday filed 30,000 voter signatures to qualify for the ballot, pledging to make Michigan a state where young people stay and outsiders move to for opportunities.
Michigan Senate: Leave the Pit Bulls AloneNo bans on pit bulls allowed, Michigan's Senate says.
Co-Owner Of Vesco Oil, Lena Epstein, Announces Run For SenateRepublican businesswoman Lena Epstein announced Monday she will run for U.S. Senate in 2018.
Senate Majority Leader To Offer Bill Allowing Tesla To Sell Cars To ConsumersThe majority leader of the Connecticut Senate says he'll introduce legislation that would allow electric vehicle manufacturers, including Tesla Motors, to sell cars directly to consumers.
Michigan's Gary Peters Is Lone Democrat Out Of 13 New US SenatorsMichigan has its first new U.S. senator in 14 years.
'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.
Senate Panel To Consider Detroit Bankruptcy BillsA committee in the Michigan Senate is poised to vote on legislation to provide $195 million in state money to help bankrupt Detroit's retirees and city workers.
Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective SwitchMembers of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.
Republicans Costing Taxpayers $7 Million A Day Say Senate DemsMichigan is losing seven million dollars a day, according to Senate Democrats,
Whitmer: Delay In Medicaid Expansion Costly For State Of MichiganSenate Democratic Leader Gretchen Whitmer says for some, expanding Medicaid is a matter of life and death.
Local Rally Supports Immigration ReformOn the heels of the Senate's announcement of a bipartisan proposal for immigration reform, a rally on the issue is held in Dearborn.
Opinion: Pelosi Stays On As Leader, Continuing To Defy The GOP War On WomenShe will remain the one woman in a leadership position in the room when important issues effecting women are negotiated over the next year and a strong reminder that Democrats stand with women and promote them to positions of power.
Opinion: Ballots Full Of WomenWhile Mitt Romney talks about binders full of women, Democrats have ballots full of women.
Opinion: Romney's Desperation Showing In Final Days Of CampaignAs the campaign draws to a close it has become very apparent that Obama will return to the White House and that Harry Reid will lead a Democratic Senate.
Stabenow Focuses On Agriculture, BipartisanshipBarely a month before the election, Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow is keeping Republican opponent Pete Hoekstra at arm's length while focusing on issues such as farming and manufacturing that appeal to voters across the Michigan political spectrum.