State Government


(MPRN-Lansing) With only two days left on the schedule, Republican leaders have added a surprise piece of legislation to their to-do list. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) The lame duck session is quickly drawing to a close in Lansing. With only a few days left lawmakers are evaluating their priorities before the end of the year. 

J.A. Vucetich and R.O. Peterson

(MPRN-Lansing) Wolf hunting is back on the agenda for Michigan’s legislature. The Senate passed a bill Thursday that would legalize wolf hunting in Michigan, if the animal is taken off the federal endangered species list. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Legislation that would prevent cities from passing plastic bag and container taxes is on its way to Governor Rick Snyder’s desk. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Legislators worked late into the evening Wednesday as the end of this session draws closer.