89.1 WEMU

ballot initiative

Washtenaw Community College / wccnet.edu

Election day is coming up soon.  Even though voters are mainly focused on the presidential primary, other issues are on ballot as well, including a 10-year millage for Washtenaw Community College (WCC).  WEMU's David Fair has a conversation with WCC president Dr. Rose Bellanca about why this millage must be approved.


Petition
Elizabeth Jenkins / flickr.com

The Republican leadership in the state House and Senate has filed a challenge to a recent opinion by Democratic Attorney General Dana Nessel.


Voting Booths
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

A bill making it harder to put issues on the statewide ballot has cleared the state Senate on a party-line vote.


Wikimedia Commons

A proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan's transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.