Daily Newshttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 22 Dec 2014 18:49:43 EDTMon, 22 Dec 2014 18:49:43 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssTax hike for roadshttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/553948.htmlLANSING, Mich. - Gov. Rick Snyder and other advocates for increased transportation funding are betting that Michigan voters are fed up enough with inferior roads that they won't blink at a $1.Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTObama tests his powershttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/553900.htmlWASHINGTON - With a recent streak of activism, President Barack Obama is shaking up the governing status quo and creating a new normal for his successors.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTBetter police background checks neededhttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/553850.htmlDENVER - The discovery that a Cleveland officer who shot and killed a 12-year-old boy last month had washed out at another police force highlights what some experts call an unnerving truth about policing: Departments don't always dig deeply enough...Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTBush (almost) announces; he'll 'explore' candidacyhttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/553790.htmlTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Jeb Bush answered the biggest question looming over the Republican Party's next campaign for the White House on Tuesday, all but declaring his candidacy for president more than a year before the first primaries.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTMost doubt political cooperationhttp://www.ironmountaindailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/553748.htmlWASHINGTON - America's political leaders remain broadly unpopular, according to the latest Associated Press-GfK poll, and the public thinks they're incapable of cooperation.Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT