Cheyna Roth


Cheyna Roth is a reporter for the Michigan Public Radio Network, based at the state capitol in Lansing. Her reports are heard daily on Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

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Michigan’s Attorney General has weighed in on the school mascot issue.

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You might have missed a controversial part of the state education budget. It would penalize public schools for spending tax dollars on lawsuits against the state.

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A controversial portion of the state’s budget will be in court Wednesday.

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A federal commission wants more information about registered voters in every state.

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Governor Rick Snyder has a pile of bills waiting for him after the holiday.

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Former Michigan State sports doctor Larry Nassar will stand trial. This time in Eaton County.


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A ruling that outraged charities in Michigan could be overturned. The state Senate passed a bill Wednesday to bring back roadside donation collections.

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The online giant Amazon is getting millions of dollars from Michigan to build a new performance center.

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The new state medical marijuana licensing board met for the first time Monday.

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Lawmakers in Lansing are just a vote away from sending a bills package outlawing female genital mutilation to the governor.