A pro-hunting coalition got the go-ahead today to launch a petition drive that would circumvent two ballot proposals aimed at stopping gray wolf hunting in the Upper Peninsula.
Republican Ruth Johnson on Thursday proposed a rule to require sponsors of so-called "issue" ads to file reports with the state and meet current campaign finance requirements.
Driven by two billionaires and organized labor, liberal super PACs get to an early start. They are outspending conservative super PACs, but Republicans expect to catch up.
Despite the lopsided defeat in Saugatuck and Douglas, Gov. Rick Snyder, a proponent of consolidation of services in communities, was undeterred by the loss.
For the first time in 29 years, Grandville has a new mayor.
The proposal failed 418 to 650 votes.
The measure was approved 60% to 40%, with 9,292 voting in favor and 6,180 against.
Stephen Kepley narrowly beat Sharon Brinks with 51% to 49% of the vote. Kepley earned 2,360 votes to Brinks' 2,264.
Rosalynn Bliss is the incumbent and has held the seat since 2006. She beat challenger Tom Kent 74% to 26%.
Holland City Council's decision to not add the LGBT to its anti-discrimination policy became an issue in at least one city commission race.
Here's the list of communities with contested elections on Tuesday, November 5.
"We can become the most sustainable city in the country," says Grand Rapids City Manager Greg Sundstrom. But what would that cost you?
New regulations would restrict the casino-style events that currently allow nonprofits licensed to hold gambling events to split cash proceeds
Tuesday's election could put Holland back in the spotlight. The city will vote on a new law protecting gays from discrimination.
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