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  • Michigan Organ Donor Registry tops 5 million

    Thank you to the 5,000,000 who have registeredMore than 5 million Michigan residents now have joined the Michigan Organ Donor Registry, making a commitment to give the gift of life, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced.

    “Every name is a beacon of hope for the more than 3,200 people in Michigan awaiting a life-changing transplant,” Johnson said . . .

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  • Sec. Johnson reminds motorists to 'Move Over' for emergency vehicles

    Move Over - It's the Law

    Secretary of State Ruth Johnson today released a public service announcement calling on motorists to follow Michigan’s “Move Over” law that protects the lives of emergency responders who have stopped their vehicle on a roadway.

    “Twenty-four hours each day, emergency personnel are on duty working to protect us from harm,” Johnson said  . . . 


     

  • Marquette SOS office to relocate, will close June 11-15

    SOS Office

    The Secretary of State office in Petoskey will close for a week at the end of the month due to a remodeling project, but customers can hop online to ExpressSOS.com instead, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson said today.

    The office at 1185 N. U.S. Highway 31 will not open on Monday, July 30 and will resume normal service at 9 a.m. on . . .


     

  • Secretary of State Mobile Office to visit Dexter District Library

    Secretary of State Mobile Office

    Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced that Dexter District Library will once again host the Secretary of State Mobile Office on Friday, July 27 to serve area customers.

    The office will be open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. . . .


     

  • Secretary of State Mobile Office to visit WCCCD Ted Scott Campus

    Secretary of State Mobile Office

    Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced that the Mobile Office will visit the Wayne County Community College District Ted Scott Campus on Thursday, July 26. . . .


     

  • Johnson shares message with kids at Metro Detroit Youth Day

    Secretary of State Ruth Johnson speakingSecretary of State Ruth Johnson joined other state and local leaders in celebrating Metro Detroit Youth Day today on Belle Isle and had a message for the estimated 37,000 kids in attendance:

    “Very soon, it’s going to be your generation’s turn to make our state and our communities even better,” Johnson said. “All these people here . . . 


     

  • Secretary of State Mobile Office to join Detroit's Friends of Parkside Health Fair

    Secretary of State Mobile Office

    The Secretary of State Mobile Office is joining the 10th annual Friends of Parkside Health Fair in Detroit, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced today.


     

  • Saginaw PLUS office to close for remodeling July 16-20

    SOS Office

    The Saginaw County PLUS Secretary of State office in Saginaw will close for a week later this month due to a remodeling project, but customers can hop online to ExpressSOS.com instead, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson said.

    The office at 4404 Bay Road will not open on Monday, July 16 . . .


     

  • SOS Johnson congratulates participants of Golden Age Games in Waterford

    Secretary of State Ruth Johnson takes a picture with a medal winner from the Golden GamesSecretary of State Ruth Johnson attended closing ceremonies of the 2018 Golden Age Games at the Recreation Center in Waterford on Thursday and congratulated the senior citizen athletes on their . . .


     

  • Secretary of State office in Marquette now lets you hold spot in line, make appointments

    MI TIME lineThe innovative MI-TIME Line service that allows customers to use their phones or computers to make appointments or hold their place in line is now available at the new Secretary of State office at 1250 Wilson Street, Suite 103, in Marquette, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced . . .


     

  • Love motorcycles? Share your passion with others!

    Motorcycle Safety Press Conference 2016 May 2

    Michigan is looking for men and women, who love motorcycles and working with people, to teach others how to ride.

    Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, who oversees the state’s Michigan Rider Education Program, says that becoming a motorcycle safety class instructor, or “RiderCoach,” provides benefits beyond the pay . . .