Schuette, Johnson Should Abandon Straight-Ticket Voting Appeal as AG’s Court Deadline Passes

Attorney General’s self-imposed deadline for action by Court of Appeals passed yesterday LANSING – Yesterday, August 30, marked Attorney General Bill Schuette’s self-imposed deadline for the Court of Appeals to take action on his motion to uphold the Republican law banning straight-ticket voting. Schuette’s deadline passed without any action from the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court…

Michigan AFL-CIO Endorses Candidates for November 2016 Election

Unions endorse candidates for Supreme Court, State Boards, Congress, Legislature LANSING – The Michigan AFL-CIO announced endorsements in races for the November 2016 general election. The endorsements were voted on by the Michigan AFL-CIO’s Executive Council, and include candidates for Congress, the Michigan Supreme Court, State Board of Education, University of Michigan Board of Regents,…