state senate

"(Lansing) -- Communities would be prohibited from dictating wages, benefits or paid leave time for employers in their towns under a bill that is on a fast track toward final passage in the state Senate." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

McCann reported raising $43,170 while Republican Margaret O'Brien brought in $15,431 while Libertarian Lorence Wenke says he raised less than $1,000.

Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville would like to triple the amount the House has proposed for road funding.

Republican Tanya Schuitmaker of Lawton who holds the 20th District now is expected to run in a different district in 2014.