State Government

Mike Lanka / WMU University Relations

(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder has increased his legal defense budget for one of his private attorneys to 3.5 million dollars. 

Michigan Electors Cast Votes For Trump

Dec 19, 2016
Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Lansing) Protests and a national campaign to convince presidential electors to vote for anyone but President-elect Donald Trump did nothing to change the result in Michigan. 

Wikimedia Commons

(MPRN-Lansing) Legislation might just be the key to helping Michigan’s election woes. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) A major rewrite of Michigan’s energy policy is on its way to Governor Rick Snyder. 

Wolf Hunting A Signature Away From Becoming Legal

Dec 15, 2016
Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Wolves are on the federal endangered species list. If they are ever taken off the list, the legislation would allow them to be hunted.