MichMash: How will lawmakers respond to recent mass shootings in Michigan?

Despite gun legislation introduced after last year's shooting on Michigan State University's campus, recent mass shootings in southeast Michigan are...

GOP lawmaker arrested in Lansing after alleged shots fired incident

A Republican state lawmaker remains jailed in Lansing following his arrest early Thursday for “a felony-level offense” after police officers...

Michigan House votes to allow prisoners some FOIA access

Legislation on its way to the Michigan Senate would give prisoners some limited access to the state’s Freedom of Information...

AG opinion offers guidance for politicians to comply w disclosure rules

A formal legal opinion released Wednesday by Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel upholds financial disclosure rules for elected officials and...

Lawmakers seek to shift youth work permits from schools to state

The Michigan House Labor Committee heard testimony Thursday on a bill to have the state take over responsibility for issuing work permits...

MichMash: Setting the budget for the 2025 fiscal year

The Michigan House and Senate are creating their versions of the budget for the 2025 fiscal year. MichMash host Cheyna...

Michigan House proposes $80.9B budget

Michigan House lawmakers approved an $80.9 billion proposal for the state’s next budget Wednesday evening.Democrats in the House majority say...

Committee testimony begins for Michigan Voting Rights Act bills

Committee testimony on Michigan bills to create a State Voting Rights Act is expected to continue this week. That’s after...

Chatfield pleads not guilty to corruption charges

Former Michigan House Speaker Lee Chatfield and his wife were in court Thursday to plead not guilty to embezzlement. In...

Detroit Evening Report: Shri Thanedar questions validity of campaign signatures submitted by Adam Hollier

Detroit Congressman Shri Thanedar has filed paperwork to challenge Adam Hollier’s appearance on the August primary ballot. Both Thanedar and...

New child tax credit bills introduced in Michigan Legislature

Bills introduced in the Michigan Legislature would offer many lower-income parents a tax break for every child under 4 years...

Detroit Evening Report: Michigan House bill would require religious accommodations for higher education students

Michigan lawmakers have introduced a new House bill that would require certain postsecondary education institutions to adopt policies that offer...