• Provisions supporting Michigan military Ops, Manf., research approved

    The U.S. Senate this week passed major defense legislation that includes provisions authored by U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) to support Michigan’s growing defense industry and bolster America’s military readiness. The final National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which sets Department of Defense (DoD) policy for Fiscal Year 2019, now heads to the President’s desk to be signed into…

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  • Aug. 7 election reminder; sample ballots at michigan.gov/vote

    Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is reminding eligible voters to cast ballots in the state’s primary on Tuesday, Aug. 7. “In this election you are choosing candidates for federal, state and local offices, including governor, congressional seats and state House and Senate offices,” Johnson said. “Please take a few moments to cast a ballot…

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  • Michigan governor candidate video interviews

    Reporters from the Detroit Journalism Cooperative sat down with gubernatorial hopefuls for substantive, one-hour interviews on the most pressing issues facing the state. Watch the interviews by candidate or topic at miweek.org This year, Michigan voters will be selecting a new governor, who will be facing important issues that will determine the health and vitality of the…

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