Ballot Initiative Clarification Clears Senate Committee

In recent months, members of the marijuana movement and Ban MI Fracking have approached the State Board of Canvassers requesting they update their policy regarding the 180-day window for signature collection that groups initiating a ballot petition must collect signatures within. 

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DetNews Opinion: Dems Don't Care About American Workers

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A recent Detroit News opinion piece pulled no punches regarding Democratic candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton's position on hydraulic fracturing. 

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DetNews Editorial: Hydraulic Fracturing Critical to Economy


Hydraulic fracturing has been a topic of conversation on the campaign trail. And, according to a Detroit News editorial, some of the candidates are taking the wrong approach.

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Report: Hydraulic Fracturing Not To Blame For Michigan Quakes

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The Michigan oil and gas industry received some vindication recently when it was announced that hydraulic fracturing likely had nothing to do with the 2015 earthquakes in Michigan.

According to a story posted on MLIVE, a report released by the U.S. Geological Survey confirms that neither of those quakes was related to human activity such as drilling for gas or oil.

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