Michigan Legislature


A group of Republican state lawmakers will try again to protect religious practices against state and local government interference. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

Governor Rick Snyder delivers his State of the State address Tuesday at the Capitol in Lansing. 

New Legislature Sworn In

Jan 15, 2015
Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(Lansing-MPRN) The 98th session of the Michigan Legislature is underway. The Michigan Constitution sets the beginning of each two-year session as noon on the second Wednesday in January. 

Michigan Public Radio Network

Governor Rick Snyder has begun his second term as Michigan’s 48th governor. He took the oath of office in a ceremony on the steps of the state Capitol in the freezing cold. 

A compromise is being sought between state House and Senate plans