Bill Schuette

"Lansing — Attorney General Bill Schuette has an “itch.” And the only way to scratch it is to raise some campaign dough for himself and the Republican Attorneys General Association, which he became chairman of last month." (Detroit News)

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Pontiac) The state Senate could vote as early as this week on legislation to overhaul Michigan’s parole system. 

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says voters should decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana. 

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Michigan Attorney Bill Schuette is endorsing Jeb Bush for president in 2016. He announced on Wednesday that he’ll serve as chair for Bush’s campaign organization in Michigan. 

Group Says State AG Overcharges for FOIA

Aug 6, 2015
MPRN

A liberal organization says Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is trying to block an inquiry into his office by charging hefty fees for public records.

Progress Michigan says it’s asking the Republican attorney general to reconsider the decision to ask for more than $19,000 for records.

The group wants to examine communications between members of the AG’s staff and lobbyists in an effort to uncover instances of inappropriate conduct. The inquiry was inspired by a New York Times story on other attorney generals.

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