A suburban Detroit mayor says a new ordinance under consideration in his city could challenge state law making powerful fireworks legal in Michigan.
There was a demonstration Tuesday at the state Capitol as abortion rights advocates protested legislation up for a vote this week.
A state House committee has approved a sweeping new set of restrictions and requirements on abortion providers and women who want to end their pregnancies.
More than a dozen Democratic Michigan House members have introduced legislation to repeal the state's "stand your ground" self-defense law after the fatal shooting of Florida teen Trayvon Martin.
State Representative Roy Schmidt took his seat Wednesday on the Republican side of the state House chamber for the first time since he stunned Democrats by switching parties without warning.
It is now up to the Michigan Court of Appeals to decide whether state financial review teams must meet in public.
The state Senate has adopted a budget amendment that would effectively lift Michigan’s ban on smoking at some charity events.
The debate at the state Capitol to get rid of Michigan’s tax on most industrial equipment began Wednesday with a Senate hearing.
Bills to add regulations to Michigan’s voter-approved medical marijuana law are waiting on action from the Legislature when it returns from a two-week spring break.