Jake Neher

Jake Neher is a reporter for the Michigan Public Radio Network. He covers the State Legislature and other political events in Lansing.

State lawmakers are debating whether someone should face penalties if they fail to act when they know someone else is in danger.

Legislation headed to Governor Rick Snyder would divert surplus school aid money to help fill Michigan’s budget hole.

Concealed weapons bills similar to ones Governor Rick Snyder vetoed last month are one step closer to heading back to his desk.

There’s a renewed push in the state Legislature to overhaul Michigan’s corrections system.


State lawmakers may consider allowing schools to take more snow days without having to make them up later.