A stretch of US-131 in Grand Rapids. (File photo)

Lawmakers review road-funding proposal

Michigan lawmakers are working to advance a Republican roads funding plan to spend at least $500 million annually by the 2018 budget year.

Rep. Joe Haveman and Rep. Brandon Dillon on the April 27, 2014 episode of "To The Point."

To The Point: Reps. Haveman, Dillon

Rep. Joe Haveman (R-Holland) and Rep. Brandon Dillon (D-Grand Rapids) discuss the process of working out and passing a budget.

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Senator proposes raising MI minimum wage

A Republican lawmaker is proposing to raise Michigan’s minimum wage to stop momentum for a larger increase proposed by organizers of a ballo…