Items Tagged with 'Bill Schuette'


Businesses leaving chamber after endorsement for governor

September 20, 2018
The Grand Rapids Chamber has received backlash from more than 100 businesses and leaders following its endorsement for governor. Read More

Schuette and Whitmer win nominations for governor of Michigan

August 8, 2018
LANSING — Former legislative leader Gretchen Whitmer won the Democratic nomination for Michigan governor yesterday, leading what could be an all-female Democratic statewide ticket into her fall showdown against Republican state Attorney General Bill Schuette, an ally of President Donald Trump. Read More

Commission: Investigate LGBT complaints despite attorney general opinion

July 24, 2018
LANSING — The Michigan Civil Rights Commission directed an agency to continue investigating complaints of discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, days after the state attorney general declared the basis for the probes to be invalid, because state law does not protect LGBT people from discrimination. Read More

Attorney General Schuette: Law does not prohibit LGBT discrimination

July 24, 2018
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan's attorney general has declared invalid a state commission's decision to interpret the law to prohibit discrimination against LGBT people. Read More

Judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit over Schuette private email

October 30, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — Liberal critics of Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette have cleared a procedural hurdle in a lawsuit seeking emails from the private accounts of key members of his staff. Read More

New law makes roadway donations legal

August 21, 2017
| By AP
Governor Rick Snyder has signed a law making roadway donations legal after the attorney general said Michigan's traffic code didn't allow them. Read More

State files charges against ex-workers at veterans home

July 25, 2017
| By AP
Eleven former workers at a state veterans home in Grand Rapids have been charged with keeping false records. Read More

Drug maker reaches settlement

August 16, 2016
| By AP
LANSING — Michigan is expected to get nearly $3.4 million from a multi-state settlement with a pharmaceutical company. Read More

State charges ex-police chief with embezzlement

August 9, 2016
| By AP
The ex-police chief of a community in the region has been charged with embezzlement. Read More

Attorney general issues opinion on roadside fundraising

August 8, 2016
| By AP
LANSING — Attorney General Bill Schuette says Michigan communities can bar charities and nonprofit groups from collecting money from drivers on public roads. Read More