Politics

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(MPRN-Lansing) A state lawmaker faces questions for failing to explain why his campaign committee paid 114 thousand dollars he put on his personal credit card. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) A state appeals court says a former tribal police chief who pleaded guilty to fraud charges can’t run for state or local political offices. The case will now go to the state Supreme Court. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) The 2010 Democratic candidate for Michigan Secretary of State says she will try again in 2018. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan’s Speaker of the House has his eye on a new government position for 2019. Tom Leonard  announced Thursday he is running for state Attorney General. 

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(MPRN-Mackinac Island) Governor Rick Snyder says the ongoing Flint criminal cases are dragging on too long, and it’s affecting the ability of the state to recruit and retain public servants. 

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