2:00 PM Nov 12, 2014
Two years ago, Sen. Arlan Meekhof helped usher in Michigan's landmark law making union fees voluntary for workers, a feat the West Olive Republican thought was probably impossible until at least 2015.
10:01 AM Nov 11, 2014
Seven fish, mussels and other organisms have been added to Michigan's list of forbidden invasive species as part of a region-wide bid to protect aquatic ecosystems in the Great Lakes region, officials said Monday.
11:55 AM Nov 9, 2014
Democrats' plan to spoil Gov. Rick Snyder's re-election was clear from the beginning: coax a lot more of their sporadic voters to cast ballots this time around.
8:00 AM Nov 9, 2014
The Episcopal Church in Michigan recently passed a resolution calling for stricter gun control measures that some members argue violates the constitutional right to bear arms.
7:55 AM Nov 7, 2014
Upbeat Republican lawmakers chose new, potentially more conservative leaders Thursday to help set their agenda in 2015 and beyond in a state Legislature where the majority GOP will have an even bigger footprint.
8:00 AM Nov 4, 2014
Candidates and their allies are frantically working to get their supporters to vote before today's midterm election brings what could be the closest Michigan governor's race in a quarter-century and a new U.S. senator.
6:00 PM Oct 26, 2014
Republican Gov. Rick Snyder's re-election campaign raised nearly $900,000 more than Democratic challenger Mark Schauer over an eight-week period and has a $400,000 edge for the final stretch before Election Day.
10:01 AM Oct 27, 2014
More than 7,200 people who won at least $1,000 in the Michigan Lottery last year were living in households that received public assistance, according to a state report.
10:55 AM Oct 24, 2014
The state says Michigan's seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged at 6.7 percent in the latest month.
11:00 AM Oct 22, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday signed a law clarifying that automakers can only sell through franchised dealers, a move electric car maker Tesla Motors said puts Michigan in the "rare minority" of states to ban stores where consumers can buy vehicles directly from manufacturers.

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