A new report shows almost 70% of actively producing oil and gas wells in Michigan are not being inspected as often as the state intends.
Michigan is asking same-sex couples married in states that allow it to file separate tax returns. That’s despite the fact that the federal government recognizes their relationships.
A resolution that would restore funding for a set of nationwide school standards in Michigan is headed to the state Senate.
Jobseekers who fail or refuse to take an employer drug test could face losing their unemployment benefits, under legislation that cleared the state House Thursday.
A resolution to reinstate funding for a set of nationwide school standards could move forward Thursday in Lansing.
The first campaign ad in the race for Michigan governor will start airing Wednesday.
Republican politicians are back in Lansing and Washington this week following a weekend conference on Mackinac Island.
Michigan House Democrats say the state is failing schools with severe budget deficits and persistently low test scores.
About 15 hundred Republicans are meeting on Mackinac Island this weekend to get ready for the 2014 and 2016 elections.
A new report suggests Michigan is well-positioned to expand renewable energy production.
The state House Thursday gave overwhelming bi-partisan support to legislation meant to strengthen Michigan’s mental health courts.
So far, Michigan lawmakers have been unable to agree on a way to boost funding for roads.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is calling for laws to require inspections and background checks for compounding pharmacies like the one that produced the drug that caused a nationwide meningitis outbreak.
A state House panel has approved a set of bills meant to crack down on unemployment fraud in Michigan.
Michigan’s unemployment rate has edged upward for the third month in a row, hitting 9 percent.
Medical Marijuana advocates are blasting the state for removing children from the homes of licensed patients and caregivers.
Michigan is now the 25th state to expand Medicaid under the federal Affordable Care Act.
Groups advocating for more road funding in Michigan say they’re confident some deal can be reached soon in Lansing.
The State Bar of Michigan says it’s time to end anonymous campaign spending in elections for judges and Supreme Court justices.
Many state lawmakers say they’re eager to expand Michigan’s mental health court system.
A plan to enforce a six-percent sales tax on all internet purchases is headed to the full state House.
State employees are taking their right-to-work law challenge to the Michigan Supreme Court.
State lawmakers opened discussions Tuesday on legislation to ease restrictions on Michigan’s craft brewers.
Governor Rick Snyder’s administration and state employee unions are arguing about who should be in the room during contract bargaining.
Michigan will be part of an experiment to let private equity invest in public services.
Craft brewers in Michigan would face fewer restrictions under a proposal in Lansing.
A medical marijuana cardholder has appealed a drug possession conviction to the Michigan Supreme Court.
Post-traumatic stress disorder and insomnia could be added to the list of ailments that can be treated with medical marijuana in Michigan.
A state board will hear public testimony Thursday on whether to allow patients suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder to use medical marijuana.
Governor Rick Snyder says extending Medicaid to more working poor people will save the state a lot of money – and that begs the question of what to do with the budget windfall.