Michigan and Louisiana are the only two states that don’t apply their public records laws to the legislature and the governor’s office. A bipartisan group of Michigan lawmakers have rolled out bills to change that.
The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on legislation designed to increase transparency in the Michigan state government.
As Governor Rick Snyder prepares to deliver his seventh State of the State address, a potential candidate to replace him has called for ethics rules that would align Michigan with what the federal government requires.
The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on Congressman Dan Kildee's push for new ethics standards.