3/2/18 Democratic gubernatorial candidate Shri Thanedar catapults himself into ‘serious contender’ status with massive TV ad buy.
National poll shows majority of Republican voters now back stricter gun control. In MI Legislature, debate begins about arming K-12 school personnel with firearms. “Red flag” bill would allow police and family members to get a court order to seize weapons from someone who it is suspected might use them to kill someone. Another measure would tax ammunition with proceeds earmarked for school security personnel.
Historic portrait-unveiling in state capitol honors civil rights hero William Webb Ferguson, first African-American ever elected to Michigan Legislature (1893-97). Sponsored by www.DeadlineDetroit.com.