8:00 AM Dec 30, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder on Monday vetoed bills that would have loosened licensing restrictions on air guns and lowered certain liquor license fees, saying lawmakers failed to pass related gun measures and address the loss of up to $600,000 in liquor fee revenue.
6:04 PM Dec 28, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation Friday that creates a drug-testing program for adult welfare recipients who are suspected of using drugs.
9:00 AM Dec 25, 2014
Michigan lawmakers ended their lame-duck session last week bleary-eyed, leaving the Capitol not long before dawn after passing legislation that had been caught up in bartering over a road funding package.
10:30 AM Dec 25, 2014
Here's a look at some legislation that died in the recent lame-duck period and must be reintroduced in the Republican-controlled Legislature's next two-year session:
11:01 AM Dec 20, 2014
A state lawmaker has placed a Nativity scene on the east lawn of the state Capitol in Lansing.
4:00 PM Dec 19, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder ordered a reorganization of the state's economic growth and job training efforts under one department and also announced some leadership changes on Thursday.
12:05 PM Dec 18, 2014
Michigan's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has dropped four-tenths of a percentage point to 6.7 percent in the latest month, reaching its lowest level in more than eight years.
9:56 AM Dec 18, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders failed Wednesday to negotiate a potential tax increase to improve Michigan's deteriorating roads, as chances of a $1.2 billion deal dwindled before lawmakers adjourn for the year.
9:03 AM Dec 17, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder is expected to sign bills subjecting boaters and snowmobilers to the same blood-alcohol limit as drivers.
11:01 AM Dec 17, 2014
Michigan would loosen licensing restrictions on air guns and limit local governments' ability to set their own regulations, except when BB, pellet and paintball guns are being used by those less than 16 years old, under legislation lawmakers approved Tuesday.

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