| May 26, 2009
It's been in the works for months, but soon, a plan to turn clunkers into cash could get the green light.
The bill is in both the House and Senate, and could have the President's signature next month. Southwest Michigan Congressman Fred Upton came to his...
| Dec 16, 2008
Bush administration officials and auto executives worked Monday to try to seal a deal for a multibillion-dollar industry bailout, amid hopes that the money could be available this week.
"It seems like the planets are becoming aligned," said Rep. Fred...
| Sep 11, 2009
Citizens around West Michigan plan to remember 9/11 in special ways.
Here is a partial list:
Scout Salute Grand Rapids
- Ford Museum, 7:15am - 8pm
- 8:46 Comments from Mayor George Heartwell
- 6:00pm Honoring local heroes
| Oct 19, 2009
Western Michigan's College of Engineering and Applied Science have obtained a $1 million federal grant to help companies become more sustainable.
Engineering researchers will work with businesses to help save energy, reduce their environmental impact,...
| May 10, 2010
With millions of dollars invested in campaign donations and an all-star lobbying team, BP executives could give an advanced class in how to build influence in Washington. But with millions of gallons of leaking oil bearing down Gulf Coast beaches and...
| Nov 8, 2009
Since Saturday's vote lawmakers from both sides of the health care debate have been voicing their opinions on how they want this to go down. Back here in West Michigan, local lawmakers are still speaking out.
Here's how the votes came down: Mark Shauer,...