ballot proposals

"LANSING, MI — While construction workers restored the Michigan Capitol this summer, a fight over guaranteed wages on government building projects was taking place on street corners all over the state." (MLive)

"Citizens for Fair Taxes has raised $1.15 million in its campaign to require that businesses ante up $900 million a year to fix Michigan’s bad roads through a huge tax increase, according to its first state disclosure statement." (Detroit News)

"PORTAGE, MI – Portage voters in November will have a chance to approve a city charter amendment that would decriminalize small amounts of marijuana." (Kalamazoo Gazette)


A Democrat in the state House plans to introduce a bill that would decriminalize and regulate marijuana in Michigan. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Democrats in the Legislature are calling for changes to how legislative districts are drawn.