April 28, 2017 CNS Budget

April 28, 2017 To: CNS Editors From: Perry Parks and Sheila Schimpf http://news.jrn.msu.edu/capitalnewsservice/ For technical problems, contact CNS technical manager Pechulano Ali, (517) 940-2313, pechulan@msu.edu. For other issues contact Perry Parks, perryrobertparks@gmail.com, (517) 388-8627. BONUS WEEK AHEAD: This is the … Continue reading →

Bills would eliminate concealed-carry regulations

By LAURA BOHANNON Capital News Service LANSING — Some lawmakers are working to remove the licensing requirement for concealed pistol carriers. Rep. Triston Cole, R-Mancelona, has introduced bills to eliminate concealed pistol license, or CPL, laws. Cole said he doesn’t … Continue reading →

Pro-immigrant groups to rally on May Day

By CHAO YAN Capital News Service LANSING — On May Day, workers and immigrants across Michigan will rally to protest President Donald Trump’s immigration policies. Under the slogan “Rise up,” the Michigan effort is a part of national action across … Continue reading →

Michigan works to bring young people back

By ISAAC CONSTANS Capital News Service LANSING — What do young people want? It’s a question employers, officials and educators are working overtime to answer. A “brain drain” has leeched Michigan’s up-and-coming workforce for decades, with young professionals opting to … Continue reading →