Michigan House bill would ban posting of unofficial election results until after election day
LANSING, MI — A bill brought before a Michigan House committee Tuesday aims to prohibit election clerks from posting unofficial election results until all precincts in a community are complete. It would change the way voters typically watch unofficial election results come in on clerk’s websites throughout an election night. In the 2020 election, Michigan law prohibited absentee ballots from being counted until election day. I mean, these are unofficial results, they’re not official results, people are clamoring to know what’s going on.”Rep. Matt Koleszar, D-Plymouth, also questioned the need to restrict the public from seeing unofficial results as they are available. “Voters should be informed, for example, that any unofficial results are unofficial and subject to change as additional votes are counted,” the group wrote.mlive.com
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Michigan lawmaker wants Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to overhaul states unemployment agency
LANSING, Mich. A state representative wants Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to completely overhaul the states unemployment agency. Rep. Luke Meerman (R-88th District) wants the top boss of the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency removed. He also wants technology upgraded. The call for change comes as thousands of Michiganders continue to have issues collecting unemployment benefits during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.