Politics

6:14 am
Mon October 20, 2014

Michigan Chamber Considers Taking Road Funding Issue to Ballot

Lawmakers have not been able to reach deal on a long-term funding plan for funding road repair and maintenance
Frustrated by a lack of legislative action on a road funding solution, the Michigan Chamber of Commerce is considering backing a voter initiative as a way of putting pressure on lawmakers to act.
School Fudning
7:49 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Citizens Research Council Dives Into Education Funding Debate

Kalamazoo School Bus - file photo
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The Citizens Research Council has issued a report on one of the most contentious issues of this election season. 

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6:32 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Hillary Clinton Campaigns for Schauer, Peters

Former Secretary of State is latest high-profile political figure to visit Michigan
The latest battleground for Michigan's top-of-the-ticket is Oakland County on Thursday when former first lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton comes to Oakland University to rally voters for Democratic candidates. It's a crucial, swing battleground for Gary Peters and Mark Schauer, the Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate and governor, respectively.
Election 2014
9:04 am
Thu October 16, 2014

WSW: Republican Representative Margaret O'Brien Seeks State Senate Seat

Margaret O'Brien
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State Representative Margaret O'Brien says while jobs have been created in Michigan over the last three and a half years, there's more to do. 

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Election 2014
8:10 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Incumbent Congressional Candidates Hold Money Advantage for Final Weeks

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Campaign finance reports show incumbent Congressional candidates hold a large fundraising advantage of their challengers. 

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