State Rep. Rodney Wakeman (R-Saginaw Township) has proposed a bill that would cut the state income tax rate to 3.9 percent in 2021 and lower the rate by 0.1 percent each subsequent year until it reaches zero.
Sen. Michael D. MacDonald (R-Macomb Township) presented a rare Assyrian Bible to State Librarian Randy Riley on Jan. 22. The Bible was donated by His Grace Mar Paulus Benjamin, diocesan bishop of the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East – Diocese of the Eastern USA and will be on display at the Library of Michigan in Lansing.
The purchasing power of a dollar in Michigan, based on the cost of living and other factors in the state, is $1.07, according to a state-by-state ranking of the dollar’s value by the website 24/7 Wall St.
Hundreds of new state laws took effect across the nation this week, including minimum wage increases, new internet privacy rules, gun-related regulations, marijuana legalization and new tests on whether workers can be classified as independent contractors.
Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College, School of Missionary Aviation Technology and Houghton Lake Institute of Cosmetology reported receiving the least federal financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.
Paul Mitchell The School-Farmington Hills, Paul Mitchell the School-Lansing and Sacred Heart Major Seminary have the best 'on time' graduation rates in the state, according to an analysis of federal data.