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A Look At Michigan's Road Funding Plan

LANSING (WWJ/AP) - Here’s a look at a $1.6 billion road and school funding deal approved early Friday by the Michigan Legislature.

The fate of the tax hike rests entirely with voters. 665 more words


Michigan Residents To Vote On Sales Tax Increase In May

LANSING (WWJ/AP) - Michigan voters will be asked to pass a sales tax increase as part of a $1.3 billion transportation funding deal approved early Friday by lawmakers, who settled on an all-or-nothing statewide vote to fix deteriorating roads. 978 more words


Snyder Reorganizes Economic, Job Training Efforts

Associated Press

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Gov. Rick Snyder ordered a reorganization of the state’s economic growth and job training efforts under one department and also announced some leadership changes on Thursday. 299 more words


Rick Snyder for President?

If I were to add Rick Snyder to the list of potential presidential candidates, I would expect the same reaction from most people: Rick who? 1,109 more words

Gov. Snyder, Legislators Strike Tentative Road Funding Deal

LANSING (WWJ/AP) – Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders have struck a road funding deal to put a proposed 1 percentage point hike in the 6 percent sales tax to a statewide vote. 222 more words


Michigan Road Funding Talks Down To Final Day

LANSING (WWJ/AP) - Talks over raising taxes to repair deteriorating Michigan roads have come down to the last day of voting in the Legislature this year. 616 more words


Michigan Unemployment Rate Lowest In 8 Years

LANSING (WWJ/AP) –┬áMichigan’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has dropped 0.4 percentage points to 6.7 percent in the latest month, reaching its lowest level in more than eight years. 360 more words