Glenn Anderson http://michiganradio.org en Right to Life files abortion coverage petitions http://michiganradio.org/post/right-life-files-abortion-coverage-petitions <p>Abortion opponents have turned in more than 315,000 petition signatures calling on the Legislature to place new restrictions on health coverage.</p><p></p><p>The new law would require consumers to buy separate coverage for abortions.</p><p></p><p>Abortion opponents say they want to make sure that abortion coverage is not automatic when people buy insurance under the new federal healthcare law. The petition-initiated law would require consumers to buy a separate rider for abortion coverage.</p><p></p> Sat, 05 Oct 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Rick Pluta 14734 at http://michiganradio.org Right to Life files abortion coverage petitions Anti-bullying bill heads to Michigan Governor Snyder http://michiganradio.org/post/anti-bullying-bill-heads-michigan-governor-snyder <p>A proposal to require all Michigan school districts to adopt anti-bullying policies is on its way to Governor Rick Snyder for his signature. &nbsp;</p><p>The state Legislature gave final approval to a House Republican anti-bullying proposal following a month of heated debate.</p><p>Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville said he is happy with the final product.</p><p>&ldquo;At this point and time, yeah. It went through both chambers, got a fair amount of public scrutiny and feedback, and I&rsquo;m proud of the work the House Republicans did,&rdquo; said Richardville.</p> Tue, 29 Nov 2011 20:24:30 +0000 Laura Weber 5174 at http://michiganradio.org State Senator Glenn Anderson takes on Congressman John Conyers for Congress next year http://michiganradio.org/post/state-senator-glenn-anderson-takes-congressman-john-conyers-congress-next-year <p><font color="#000000" face="Arial" id="role_document" size="2"><font size="4"><font size="4"><font size="4"><font size="4">State Senator Glenn Anderson of Westland likes to think of himself as a workhorse, not a show horse. In other words, as a guy more interested in getting it done than getting press attention.</font></font></font></font></font></p> Tue, 29 Nov 2011 15:40:47 +0000 Jack Lessenberry 5166 at http://michiganradio.org State Senator Glenn Anderson takes on Congressman John Conyers for Congress next year