Press Releases Received By MIRS
Teachers Protected under Freedom to Work »
"After a five month-long faceoff with the Michigan Education Association, two Michigan teachers werefinally allowed to opt outof the union as requested. The teachers, who felt bullied for exercising their rights under new the Freedom to Work law in Michigan, are justtwo of manyfacing struggles to leave the MEA."
MIGOP Press Call to Address Decisive Flaw in Schauer Campaign »
"On Monday, March 10, 2014, Michigan Republican Party Chairman Bobby Schostak will hold a press call to highlight a decisive flaw in Mark Schauer’s campaign for Governor."
Release of New Customs and Border Protection Use of Force Policies a Positive Sign »
"Today, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) released reformed guidelines on the use of violence in the field by border agents. The new guidelines restrict firing weapons at civilians or vehicles except in certain circumstances."
Cooley Graduate Donates Thomas M. Cooley Bronze Sculpture to his Alma Mater »
"When 1991Cooley Law School graduate John Nocita received a gift of a 1,200-pound bronze sculpture - on marble pedestal - of Thomas McIntyre Cooley from a grateful mentee last month, it didn’t take him long to decide to honor his alma mater with the inspirational piece of art."
MAJ Launches Fixyourride.org to help Michiganders deal with pothole damage »
"Earlier today the Michigan Association for Justice launchedfixyourride.org, a website dedicated to providing information to Michigan drivers who’ve had their car damaged by a pothole. “Everyone knows how bad the roads are after this terrible winter,” said Steve Pontoni, Director of Communications at MAJ."