Michigan Senate

State Senate Considering Gasoline Tax Increase
Michigan senators are considering an increase to the state's gasoline tax as a way to generate money needed for road improvements.
According to WNEM, the discussion comes after a House vote to gradually allow the state's 19 cents a gallon tax to go as high as 32 1/2 cents over time...
Monday On The Tom Sumner Program
Republican Adam Ford, candidate for the 27th District State Senate seat vacated by John Gleason and our weekly round table Armchair Politics with regular pundits Republican Charlie Mueller, Democrat John Cherry and resident cynic Barry Simon are featured Monday January 28 beginning at 3 p...
Michigan Senate Pass Blight Reduction Bills
Senator Virgil Smith (D-Detroit) praised passage of a package of bills that would give cities more power to fight blight occurring in their neighborhoods. The five-bill package had the bipartisan sponsorship from Senators Smith, Rick Jones (R-Grand Ledge), Tonya Schuitmaker (R-Lawton), Tupac A...