emergency manager law

Governor Snyder Expected to Sign Multiple Bills into Law
Governor Snyder Expected to Sign Multiple Bills into Law
Governor Snyder is expected to sign multiple bills into law today. A new emergency manger law, tougher restrictions on abortion and regulations on medical marijuana are among the stack that the Legislature sent to him before Christmas. According to the Detroit News, the governor planned to sign some of the more than 40 bills pending before him during the extended four-day holiday weekend... Read M
Michigan Lt. Governor Calley Posts Videos on Ballot Proposals
Michigan Lt. Governor Calley Posts Videos on Ballot Proposals
On Wednesday, Michigan's Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley posted a series of videos detailing his positions on the November 6 ballot proposals. In a press release, Calley said "the ballot proposals citizens will vote on have potentially negative consequences for our state and could roll back much of the progress we are making to reinvent Michigan...
Emergency Manager Law to go Before Voters on November Ballot
Emergency Manager Law to go Before Voters on November Ballot
The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled that a referendum of the state's emergency manager law should go before voters on the November ballot. According to MLive, four of the seven justices agreed that the Board of Canvassers must certify the referendum petition submitted by Stand Up for Democracy, a statewide coalition behind the effort to overturn Public Act 4...