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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

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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

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Snyder Reorganizes Economic, Job Training Efforts

By DAVID EGGERT
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

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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

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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

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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

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