Michigan Emergency Manager Law

Detroit News Poll Shows Voters Keeping EM Law
A poll released by the Detroit News says if the election were held today, "Michigan's emergency manager law would survive a referendum."
Of the likely voters surveyed statewide, the 2011 law giving state-appointed managers broad powers to suspend union contracts would pass by a…
A.G. Schuette Issues Opinion on Emergency Manager Law
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette issued an opinion Monday afternoon on the state's return to Public Act 72.
Last Friday the Michigan Supreme Court ruled voters will get the opportunity in November to have their say on Public Act 4, the state's controversial Emergency Manager law...
Snyder Makes Statement on Court of Appeals Decision on P.A. 4
Governor Rick Snyder issued a statement in response to a Michigan Court of Appeals decision on a ballot measure challenging Public Act 4:
"We are pleased that this panel followed the letter of the Michigan Election Law and stayed the effects of its ruling so that PA 4 remains in effect...
Tonight On The Tom Sumner Program
Hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") for natural gas, the constitutionality of Michigan's Emergency Manager law and Cyber Schools are the topics for discussion on The Tom Sumner Program for Friday May 4 from 6-9 p.m.  Guests include MI Green Party co-chair Matt de Heus who has degrees in c…