Households Would Pay $474 More In Taxes Under Road ProposalIf voters approve a measure on Michigan's May 5 ballot to improve roads and bridges, the $2.1 billion tax hike would average $545 per household in 2016 — or $45 a month — according to calculations by The Associated Press.
Snyder Defends Proposed Sales Tax Increase To Fund Roads, EducationThe plan has been criticized because not all of the money raised would be dedicated to road repairs.
Voters Hit Polls Tuesday For Special ElectionsVoters in metro Detroit will hit the polls Tuesday to weigh in on bond issues and decide who will fill seats in local governments.
Judge Orders Troy To Hold May Election For MayorAn Oakland County judge has ordered Troy officials to hold an election in May to choose a replacement for the Detroit suburb's recalled mayor.
City Of Troy Faces Possible Lawsuit Over Special Election For MayorThe city attorney in Troy has sent a letter to the State Elections office hoping to avoid a lawsuit over a special election for mayor.
State Won't Reimburse Local Governments For Special ElectionA spokesperson for Gov. Snyder says the state will not help offset the cost of Wednesday's special primary election held to fill former Congressman Thaddeus McCotter's seat.
Bentivolio Wins Special US House GOP PrimaryKerry Bentivolio beat four other southeastern Michigan Republicans in a special primary Wednesday and will advance to a special general election to fill the final weeks of ex-U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter's congressional term.
Precinct Sees Only 5 Voters By Noon In Special ElectionTo say the turnout has been light would be an understatement in Wednesday's special election to fill the vacated seat of Congressman Thaddeus McCotter in Wayne County.
GOP Primary For Last Weeks Of Rep. McCotter's TermFive southeast Michigan Republicans are competing for a chance to fill the final weeks of ex-U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter's term in Congress.
With McCotter Gone, Chaos Rules 11th District RaceAnd to think that just months ago, the race for Michigan's 11th Congressional District was shaping up to be uneventful.
More Republicans File To Run For 11th Congressional District SeatFour more Republicans have filed to run for the 11th Congressional District seat recently vacated by Thaddeus McCotter, ensuring that there will be a special election September 5.