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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"If two lieutenant governor candidates debated in the woods and nobody was there to hear them, would this actually make a sound?"

- Lt. Gov. Brian CALLEY downplaying Michigan residents' interest in lieutenant gubernatorial debates. 

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Snyder To Host About 10 Town Halls, Likely No Traditional TV Debates
"If Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark SCHAUER wants to debate incumbent Gov. Rick SNYDER, he'll have to do it on the Governor's home turf."
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$200K Fine Letter Aramark Cites July Violations Not 'Suspended' $98K
"The state's letter that informed prison food service provider Aramark of its $200,000 fine last month made no direct mention of the $98,000 in fines against the company that were lifted earlier in the year."
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MDARD Makes Case To Legislature For $4.2M More In Fee Revenues
"The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) is going to push the Legislature to raise fees for some of its programs, including some that haven't changed since the 1970s."
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Totten Internal Shows Up Him Up 3 Points
"Democratic Attorney General nominee Mark TOTTEN enjoys a 3-point lead over incumbent Republican Attorney General Bill SCHUETTE, according to internal polling done for the Totten campaign by the Washington D.C.-based Mellman Group."
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Caswell Calls For Reforms To Property Tax Appeal Process
"Sen. Bruce CASWELL (R-Hillsdale) today laid out to the Senate Tax Policy Committee sweeping changes to how property tax assessments can be appealed, a dense product of months of workgroup hearings and compromise."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"If two lieutenant governor candidates debated in the woods and nobody was there to hear them, would this actually make a sound?"

- Lt. Gov. Brian CALLEY downplaying Michigan residents' interest in lieutenant gubernatorial debates.