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The Monroe Evening News
Bellino introduces bill calling for free credit freeze optionHouse Bill 5094 has been referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
House Bill 5094 has been referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. State Rep. Joseph Bellino recently introduced legislation that provides free security freezes through consumer credit-reporting agencies. When a freeze is placed on a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Letter arrives 62 years latebeen delivered. The letter was addressed to Mr. Allan Pearlman, the man who pr
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
been delivered. The letter was addressed to Mr. Allan Pearlman, the man who previously lived in Michelle Moore’s Detroit, Michigan house until 1957. Moore wondered if Pearlman was still around to receive the letter, and it turns out he is. The... Read more
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MLive.com
State Rep. Gary Glenn announces run for 31st District Senate seatemployers, and our economy than serving one remaining two-year term in the Hous
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
employers, and our economy than serving one remaining two-year term in the House." Glenn was first elected to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2014. That year, he was named Freshman Legislator of the Year. He was later re-elected... Read more
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MLive.com
Flags to fly at half staff to honor former Ann Arbor Rep. Mary Schroercondolences to her family, friends and community during this time," Snyder said
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
condolences to her family, friends and community during this time," Snyder said in a statement. Schroer, who served in the Michigan House of Representatives from 1992 to 1998, was an Eastern Michigan University graduate. She was chairwoman of the... Read more
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MLive.com
Governor signs bill to close tax loophole for out-of-state homeownersobtaining an exemption with intent. The measures are now Public Acts 121-122 o
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
obtaining an exemption with intent. The measures are now Public Acts 121-122 of 2017, the governor's office said. The Michigan House of Representatives passed the bills with unanimous 108-0 votes in June, and the Senate approved the package... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint Promise Zone legislation gets OK from Michigan House committeeFLINT, MI -- Legislation to create a Flint Promise Zone has been passed by the
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
FLINT, MI -- Legislation to create a Flint Promise Zone has been passed by the Michigan House Education Reform Committee, another step in a new effort to help send more Flint students to college. The bill, sponsored by Senate Minority Leader Jim... Read more
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The State News
Trump nominates Michigan state rep Tim Kelly to Department of Education positionDevelopment, Tim helped create and lead a state agency that revolutionized care
The State News / Posted 14 days ago
Development, Tim helped create and lead a state agency that revolutionized career preparation, education and job training for displaced workers and families." This is Kelly's third and final term serving in the Michigan House of Represen... Read more
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The State News
In wake of Las Vegas shooting, a look at Michigan's gun lawsvary widely. In October of 2016, in the wake of the deadly shooting at the Pul
The State News / Posted 15 days ago
vary widely. In October of 2016, in the wake of the deadly shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, Michigan House Democrats introduced a bill intended to ban assault weapons in Michigan. The bill defined assault weapons as... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Councilwoman asks Detroit legal team to explore options restricting guns in hotelsposition." But if Ayers were to actually bring forth an ordinance, she would f
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
position." But if Ayers were to actually bring forth an ordinance, she would face opposition. Just last week, the Michigan House approved a measure that would require municipalities to align their gun ordinances to state law. According to... Read more
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MLive.com
Tax loophole bills pass Senate, headed to governor's deskout-of-state residents from improperly claiming property tax exemptions when th
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
out-of-state residents from improperly claiming property tax exemptions when they buy second homes in Michigan. The Michigan House of Representatives passed the bills with unanimous 108-0 votes in June, and the Senate approved the package... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
House reduces expired concealed gun permit penalty to a fineDavid Eggert Associated Press @DavidEggert00 LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Republi
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
David Eggert Associated Press @DavidEggert00 LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Republican-led Michigan House voted Wednesday to reduce the penalty for residents who let their concealed gun licenses expire to a fine rather than charging them with a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
House OKs lesser penalty for expired concealed gun licenseLANSING - The Republican-led Michigan House has voted to lessen the penalty for
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
LANSING - The Republican-led Michigan House has voted to lessen the penalty for having an expired concealed pistol license. The bill approved Wednesday would create a six-month grace period after a permit expires in which people who fail to renew... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
House OKs lesser penalty for expired concealed gun licenseLANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Republican-led Michigan House has voted to lessen the
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 21 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Republican-led Michigan House has voted to lessen the penalty for having an expired concealed pistol license. The bill approved Wednesday would create a six-month grace period after a permit expires in which people who fail... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Six to be added to ProMedica boardexisting board members will also be forwarded to ProMedica for service on the n
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
existing board members will also be forwarded to ProMedica for service on the new board. Legislation is pending in the Michigan House to convert the county hospital to a non-for profit to make the transfer easier. DeGroot said it could be... Read more
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The State News
New house bill aims to limit city taxes, council aims to exempt most studentsA new bill has been introduced to the Michigan House that would limit the power
The State News / Posted 22 days ago
A new bill has been introduced to the Michigan House that would limit the power of city governments to implement income taxes. East Lansing has an income tax proposal on the November ballot. It is a dual proposal, with the option to lower property... Read more
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MLive.com
Brooks Patterson calls Michigan auto insurance proposal 'robbery'insurance bills by at least 20 percent, and more for seniors. The plan was anno
MLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
insurance bills by at least 20 percent, and more for seniors. The plan was announced Tuesday by Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Michigan House Speaker Tom Leonard and state Rep. Lana Theis Supporters of the reforms point out that Michigan is the only... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Bellino bill for tax relief for police, fire retirees advancesMichigan Legislature. Bellino’s bill has been approved by the Senate Finance C
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 24 days ago
Michigan Legislature. Bellino’s bill has been approved by the Senate Finance Committee and forwarded to the Senate. The Michigan House has previously approved the plan. “This bill is a key first step toward my ultimate goal of providing relief... Read more
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The State News
ASMSU passes bill to work to reduce MIPs to civil infractionsIt passed with 24 votes in favor out of 42 members, with eight representatives
The State News / Posted 26 days ago
It passed with 24 votes in favor out of 42 members, with eight representatives abstaining. A similar bill passed in the Michigan House of Representatives passed in 2016, but will not go into effect until Jan. 1, 2018. The ASMSU-sponsored bill... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
House moves to restore deputy fundsemployed on Oct. 1, 1978. House Concurrent Resolution 13, which both Miller an
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
employed on Oct. 1, 1978. House Concurrent Resolution 13, which both Miller and Leutheuser expect to pass both the Michigan House and Senate, would remove this requirement. The House staff analysis reported that Michigan State Police... Read more
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MLive.com
State health chief gave different timelines of Flint's legionella outbreakMichigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon testified b
MLive.com / Posted 28 days ago
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon testified before a joint committee meeting of the Michigan House and Senate on April 25, 2016, that he learned of "major health issues" regarding Flint's water in July 2015,... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan Democrats, unions decry new Civil Service rulesto the rules governing state employees. (Emily Lawler | MLive.com) Rep. Sylvia
MLive.com / Posted 28 days ago
to the rules governing state employees. (Emily Lawler | MLive.com) Rep. Sylvia Santana, D-Detroit. (Courtesy photo, Michigan House of Representatives) Rep. Jewell Jones, D-Inkster. (Courtesy photo, Michigan House of Representatives) Rep.... Read more
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The State News
Workers rally in Lansing against collective bargaining changesand limiting the ability to bargain for various job protections. “These are th
The State News / Posted 28 days ago
and limiting the ability to bargain for various job protections. “These are the workers that have gone on furlough,” Michigan House Democratic Leader Sam Singh said. “These are state workers that during tough times they gave up pay, and now... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Here's what's wrong with Bill Schuette's ode to 5-hour Energy | Kafferfurther still — a bill dubbed "Citizens United on steroids" was passed last wee
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
further still — a bill dubbed "Citizens United on steroids" was passed last week by the state Senate, and Tuesday by the Michigan House of Representatives. This legislation would, among other bad ideas, eliminate some of the existing legal... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Transit becomes Amazon bid focusto be passed before the 2018 election year schedule in Lansing sets in. "I bel
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 30 days ago
to be passed before the 2018 election year schedule in Lansing sets in. "I believe we have a very narrow window to seek any change in statute, which would be this fall legislative session," said Hillegonds, a former speaker of the Michigan... Read more
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FOX News
Chelsea Clinton tweets false story claiming Michigan passed bill allowing EMTs to deny gay patients treatmentChelsea Clinton falsely tweeted Friday that the Michigan House of Representativ
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
Chelsea Clinton falsely tweeted Friday that the Michigan House of Representatives had voted to allow emergency medical providers choice in treating patients, specifically giving EMTs the option to deny treatment to gay patients. "Absolutely... Read more
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MLive.com
State Rep. Winnie Brinks to run for Michigan SenateRapids. The news does not come as a surprise. It has been widely rumored that
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
Rapids. The news does not come as a surprise. It has been widely rumored that Brinks, who is serving her third term in the Michigan House of Representatives representing 76th District, would pursue the Senate seat in the 2018 election. Twenty-six... Read more

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