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U-M prison arts project exhibit

The free, public exhibition, which opens at 10 a.m. March 20, highlights the curated work of 574 artists from 26 facilities in Michigan.

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Northbound US-31 detour in Petoskey

The start date for the detour is subject to change based on weather and construction progress.

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15k trades jobs annually in MI

Michigan needs more apprentices and skilled workers to fill the talent gap.

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Regional career/college readiness event

Participating employers will have the opportunity to interact with more than 2,000 students representing over 30 school districts.

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N. MI Emergency prep expo

Topics to include: family fire escape plans, hands only CPR, water safety, Smart911, electrical safety, emergency kits, and many additional safety related topics.

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More career help for veterans

The Support for Veterans in Effective Apprenticeships Act would require that veterans are included in Department of Labor (DOL) standards for registered apprenticeship programs.

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  • March 15, 2019
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Hidden roads tax Costs MI drivers $646 yearly

This week, Mich. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer released the following statement after the national transportation research group TRIP found that the

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  • March 14, 2019
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Weight restrictions expand Friday

County road commissions and city public works departments put in place their own seasonal weight restrictions, which usually, but not always, coincide with state highway weight restrictions.

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  • March 14, 2019
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Bergman concerned with defense $$$

On Wednesday March 13, Rep. Jack Bergman, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee—along with

Attempts to remove Dept. of Ed. watchdog?

“As we learn more about this inappropriate appointment and surrounding events, we have become increasingly concerned by the Department’s efforts to influence the independence of the OIG and that Office’s critical work.”

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  • February 22, 2019
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Girls encouraged to join Cybersecurity competition

The cybersecurity industry is one of the fastest growing professions in the country, with the demand for skilled candidates outpacing

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  • February 22, 2019
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Cleaning MI’s drinking water

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has signed a new executive order to continue moving forward on her commitment to create the Department

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  • February 22, 2019
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U.S. Senate resolution honoring John D. Dingell of MI

U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Gary Peters (D-MI) today announced Senate passage of a resolution honoring the life and

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  • February 15, 2019
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Michigan senator pushing Medicare 50 bill

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) today introduced the Medicare at 50 Act (S.470) to give people between the ages of

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  • February 14, 2019
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Whitmer’s State of the State Feb. 12

Today Governor Gretchen Whitmer will deliver her first State of the State Address to a joint conference of the Michigan Legislature.

Michigan Air Force Base contamination issue continues

U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) on Thursday Feb. 7 received a response from Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson

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  • February 8, 2019
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Michigan Gov. seeks AG opinion on legality of commissions

Governor Gretchen Whitmer has requested a legal opinion from Attorney General Dana Nessel regarding the legality of the Environmental Rules

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  • February 7, 2019
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Legislation would award Aretha Franklin Congressional Medal

U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Gary Peters (D-MI), as well as Representative Brenda Lawrence (MI-14) introduced bicameral legislation to posthumously

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  • February 7, 2019
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Working toward high-wage Michigan careers

Through career and technical education, students are trained in an environment where they are taught using hands-on techniques that can

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  • February 6, 2019
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Bill would safeguard Michigan military, Army Corps funding

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), co-Chair of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force, introduced the Restrictions Against Illegitimate Declarations for

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  • February 6, 2019
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