State Government

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(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says lawyers hired by Governor Rick Snyder at public expense are delaying progress in the criminal investigation of the Flint water crisis. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Legal troubles are piling for a Detroit-area state lawmaker. Representative Brian Banks (D-Harper Woods) faces new felony charges that he submitted fake paycheck records to get a loan. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder traveled to a middle school in Oakland County to sign a $16 billion education budget for the coming fiscal year. He approved it despite questions over a provision that sends money to private and religious schools. 


(MPRN-Ann Arbor) Celebrations marked the one-year Sunday of the Supreme Court decision that legalized same-sex marriage in the United States. 


(MPRN-Lansing) A Republican state lawmaker leading the effort to overhaul Michigan’s criminal justice system says it’s a big job, but it needs to get done.