ballot Issue

Julie Plawecki
Michigan House Democrats / housedems.com

Today is the deadline for potential candidates to submit their names to be the replacement nominee for Democratic state lawmaker Julie Plawecki, who died last month. 


Voting Booths
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

A bill making it harder to put issues on the statewide ballot has cleared the state Senate on a party-line vote.


Voting Booths
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

Governor Rick Snyder has signed a controversial elections bill, but he has called for a fix to clear up some confusion in the new law. 


Dreiseith Sculpture
annarbor.com

Ann Arbor's Public Art Commission has unanimously passed a resolution in support of placing a millage issue on the November ballot specifically designed to raise money for Public Art. WEMU's Andrew Cluley has more.