"WASHINGTON — Campaign and judicial watchdog groups released a report Thursday saying Michigan ranked highest in the nation in 2014 for election spending on its Supreme Court races." (Detroit Free Press)

"Lansing — A group seeking to put recreational marijuana legalization on the November 2016 ballot abruptly stopped collecting signatures at the end of September, prompting a competing pro-pot group to speculate the other campaign is faltering." (Detroit News)

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Bill Sage says he got into politics after watching "the deterioration of America."


Jim Siver says an attorney knows he's representing a client, and has to reach consensus on tough issues. The lawyer says he would do the same thing if elected to the state House. 

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When Kalamazoo voters head to the polls next week, the ballot will look a little different than it did two years ago.