MDOT to switch M-142/Pinnebog Road intersection to all-way stop »
Crews are scheduled to change traffic operation at the M-142/Pinnebog Road intersection from two-way flash mode to an all-way stop.Work includes installing an overhead flashing red beacon and stop signs. This project is weather-dependent."
Gov. Snyder: Immigrants make Michigan a stronger, more vibrant state »
"LANSING, Mich. – Twenty-five people entered the Michigan State Capitol on Wednesday as citizens of 18 countries, but left as Americans – and Michiganders. Gov. Rick Snyder co-hosted the first naturalization ceremony in the Capitol on Wednesday, affirming that Michigan is a place for immigrants to come and take part in the state’s comeback."
Pew Peddles Flawed Numbers and Pension-Slashing Schemes in Jacksonville; Firefighters Fight Back »
"Tomorrow, Pew Charitable Trusts is headed back to Jacksonville to propose a so-called “solution” to Jacksonville’s pension problems – shifting the city into a private 401(k)-style or cash-balance plan that will rob Jacksonville’s police officers and firefighters of their retirement security. Since teaming up with former Enron executive John Arnold, Pew has followed the same playbook all over the country – introducing pension-crippling plans that hurt workers and taxpayers alike."
Senate approves Moolenaar bill to help veterans enter the workforce »
"The Michigan Senateon Wednesdayunanimously approved legislation sponsored by Sen. John Moolenaar to eliminate the initial license or registration fees for honorably discharged veterans."
Congressman Peters Signs on to Immigration Reform Draws Praise from Advocates »
"Today, Michigan United praised Congressman Gary Peters for signing onto House Resolution 15, a bill that would provide security through a delineated path to citizenship for immigrant families. Peters’support of comprehensive immigration reform is yet another sign of what has been thoroughly established: immigration reform has the votes to pass the US House of Representatives if GOP leadership would bring it to the floor for a vote."
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