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Shannon Bill Provides Insurance Rate Relief to Michigan Drivers

LANSING — State Rep. Nate Shannon (D-Sterling Heights) introduced House Bill 4628 today to provide insurance rate relief to Michigan drivers by requiring certain traffic violations to be…

Lettering on a door welcomes students and visitors to a classroom at the Mattawan Early Elementary School in Mattawan.

Sales tax holiday for back-to-school shopping proposed in Michigan House

Michigan teachers, students and their families could see a day of tax breaks on school supplies under bills introduced in the state legislature by two House Democrats…

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Some fallen first responders’ children not getting tuition aid due to loophole

(FOX 2) – The wife of a fallen police officer thought she would be getting help – but found out her family won’t be getting the benefit of help with tuition bills…

Lettering on a door welcomes students and visitors to a classroom at the Mattawan Early Elementary School in Mattawan.

Michigan bills would let residents donate to teachers on tax returns

Michigan residents would have the option to donate to a fund for school teachers on their tax return under new bills in the state legislature…

L to R) Rep. Nate Shannon, UEA Teacher Yvonne Swanson, Rep. Matt Koleszar

UEA Teacher Fights for Children of Slain First Responders

Utica High teacher Yvonne Swanson joins Reps Shannon, Koleszar to guarantee tuition for children of surviving parents killed in line of duty…

State Sen. Paul Wojno, D-District 9, is sworn in by Chief Justice Stephen Markman. (Photo: Rod Sanford, Special to The Detroit News)

Macomb lawmakers want answers from state on I-696 ooze

Six Democratic lawmakers representing Macomb County have asked the Michigan environmental department to provide more answers about its involvement with a Madison Heights…

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