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New Test Being Used On Students

There is a new statewide test for students in Michigan beginning this week. The M-STEP test is more challenging than the former MEAP test that had been given to students. The M-STEP is also the first exam to be online. Students in grades five, eight and eleven are taking the …

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State’s Energy Policy Under Review

Lawmakers on a Michigan House committee continue to weigh a package of bills that would revamp the state’s energy policy, which includes eliminating energy choice. The big utilities lined up to support the bill during an hours long hearing Monday. Consumer’s Energy VP of Government Affairs David Mengebier told the …

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Bill Regulates Police Body Cameras

Police body cameras would be regulated under a bill being considered Tuesday by a House committee in Lansing. The Michigan House Judiciary Committee will take up a measure that, among other things, provides exemptions from the Freedom Of Information Act in certain situations. The proposal says body camera records could …

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