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Whitmer Touts Public Safety Gains In Budget; Vetoes $9M In Grants
Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DETROIT – Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed the 2024-25 fiscal year budget Wednesday that included $9 million in line-item vetoes surrounded by top House and Senate Democrats, Detroit leaders and public safety officials.

Legislative Leaders Said Merits Of SOAR To Keep Jobs Will Be Examined
Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DETROIT – Michigan's legislative leaders on Wednesday said the respective appropriations committees in the House and Senate would ultimately parse the merits of using the Strategic Outreach and Attraction Reserve Fund to keep jobs in Michigan instead of attracting them.

Biden's Exit Resets the '24 Election
Sunday, July 21, 2024

What had been looking more and more like a Republican advantage in the race for Michigan's 15 electoral votes was thrown into tumult Sunday with Biden bowing out of the race and leaving the Democratic nomination in limbo.

Several MI Dems Rally Around Harris As Biden Steps Aside
Sunday, July 21, 2024

Many Michigan Democrats are rallying around Vice President Kamala Harris as the Democratic nominee for president following President Joe Biden's announcement that he will not seek a second term.

MI Leaders Following Attempted Trump Assassination: 'Tone It Down'
Monday, July 15, 2024

The attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump at a Pennsylvania rally led several Michigan political leaders to urge moving away from political rhetoric that often vilifies opponents and casts elections as cataclysmic events that could lead to national ruin – depending on the winner of the contest.

Capitol Community Mourns Sudden Death Of Former Rep. Sneller
Friday, July 12, 2024

Tim Sneller was a Capitol lifer, someone who spent almost 40 years on the staffs of at least nine different lawmakers, served six years as a state representative in his own right and was seeking a comeback this year.

Brabec, Tsernoglou To Lead Campaign Finance For Dems
Thursday, July 11, 2024

Rep. Felicia Brabec and Rep. Penelope Tsernoglou will serve as the new campaign finance co-chairs for the Michigan House Democratic Fund.

Capital Notebook: Documentary In Production On No Fault
Monday, July 8, 2024

A film production company said Monday it is producing a documentary about the changes to Michigan's no-fault auto insurance law that have outraged those catastrophically injured in traffic crashes.

House Dem Campaign Leadership Steps Down
Wednesday, July 3, 2024

With four months to go before the general election the House Democrats' campaign chair and finance chair have stepped down from their roles.

Claw Backs Miss The Cut In Budget Negotiations
Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Lots of ideas were left on the cutting room floor during this year's budget process, but one item that was not included, despite appearing in both the House and Senate budget recommendations, was claw back language intended to address potential misuse of state grants.

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