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'Land of the free': Michigan Gov signs bill outlawing Tesla's retail model

Sure, there are a lot of reasons to be dubious about whether electric cars are a technology that needs to be fast tracked to save the planet. 384 more words

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Fourteen Days

Here in Michigan, we have just fourteen days to turn around a state that took a wrong turn when it elected a little known businessman named Rick Snyder. 489 more words

Expert: Ad spending in governor's race could hit $40 million

MICHIGAN– Twenty million dollars and counting.

That’s the price tag on Michigan’s race for governor.

The ads? Impossible to escape.

But do they work?

According to the Michigan Campaign Finance Network (MCFN), the spending should continue to soar as we get closer to Nov. 273 more words

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Palo Alto Electric Car Maker— Tesla, May Be Unable To Have Showrooms In Michigan Under New Law

LANSING, Mich.(CBS SF) _ Gov. Rick Snyder has signed into law tighter restrictions to prohibit electric car maker Tesla Motors from selling vehicles in Michigan. 109 more words

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ANALYSIS: Both parties deserve blame for massive cuts to Michigan higher education funding

By John Irwin

Much has been made of Gov. Rick Snyder’s higher education record as he makes his bid for re-election, and for good reason. 758 more words

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Democrats Slam Gov. Snyder Over Health Care Contract

LANSING (AP) - The Michigan Democratic Party is accusing Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration of extending a state contract without competitive bidding and increasing its worth a day after the company’s executives held a fundraiser for his campaign. 113 more words

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Snyder, Schauer Spar Over Fairness Of Tax Rewrite

By David Eggert, Associated Press

LANSING (AP) - Democrat Mark Schauer is centering his populist message against Republican Gov. Rick Snyder around a 3-year-old tax overhaul that lowered the burden on business but raised it on individuals. 876 more words

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