Conservative Online Host Tudor Dixon Announces Run For Michigan GovernorThe co-host of a conservative online news show announced her run for Michigan governor Thursday, becoming the latest candidate to enter the 2022 Republican primary in a bid to challenge Democrat Gretchen Whitmer.
House GOP Plan: $80M More For Police, Including To RecruitMichigan lawmakers proposed an $80 million funding increase for law enforcement, including $47 million to help recruit and retain officers at a time the profession has been “beaten down” by anti-police sentiment.
Police Chief James Craig Expected To Announce His Retirement MondayDetroit Police Chief James Craig is set to announce his retirement on Monday after eight years, sources say.
Michigan House Votes To Move August Primary To JuneThe Republican-led chamber also passed legislation that would make county clerks directly update the voter file to account for deaths and do more frequent checks for dead people as an election nears.
Michigan Board Censures GOP Regent For ‘Witches’ CommentThe University of Michigan’s governing board on Friday censured a Republican regent who called the state’s female Democratic leaders “witches” whom the GOP would prepare for a “burning at the stake” in the 2022 election.
State Senate Sets Up Lawsuit Against Gov. Whitmer Over Proposed BillsMichigan's Senate authorized a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer over the state's COVID-19 relief funds.
Michigan Rep. Fred Upton Votes With Democrats To Remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor GreeneOne Michigan Republican voted to remove Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Green from her House Committee duties.
Michigan House Ties Aid To Giving Virus Powers To CountiesThe Republican-controlled state House approved a nearly $3.6 billion coronavirus relief package Thursday but voted to withhold $2.1 billion for schools unless Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer cedes the state’s authority to prohibit in-person instruction or sports to local health officials.
Michigan Republican Defends Impeachment Vote To Upset VotersMichigan Rep. Peter Meijer, one of just 10 Republicans who voted to impeach then-President Donald Trump over the deadly attack on the Capitol, defended his decision while taking pointed criticism from voters Wednesday night.
Trump On Michigan: President Trump Tweeted, "I Brought Back Cars And Jobs"In a series of tweets President Donald Trump says he "brought back cars and jobs," and "will do it again for Michigan."
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