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Michigan's Governor Fails Flint but Escapes Prosecution

The lead poisoning crisis that swept Flint was, for a time, expected to fell Rick Snyder, the governor of Michigan. But the start of criminal trials of those deemed responsible for the disaster has stirred outrage in Flint at the prospect that the governor will pay no price for what happened on his watch. 1,264 more words

Government's Newest Trade Deal is PPP: Poison the Population for Profit

Originally published on February 4, 2016 on www.occupy.com

By now most of us know about the story that has unfolded in Flint, Michigan, where Gov. Rick Snyder appointed an emergency manager, Darnell Earley, who, in April of 2014, redirected the city’s water source from the Detroit Water and Sewage Department to the Flint River in an effort to save money. 815 more words

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Flint Water Protestors Invade State Capitol

LANSING (AP) — Noisy protesters angry at Governor Rick Snyder’s decision to close the last four free bottled water sites in Flint converged on the state Capitol to demand better efforts to provide clean water. 98 more words

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MICHIGAN WILL NO LONGER PROVIDE FREE BOTTLED WATER TO FLINT RESIDENTS

FLINT, MI

According to Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, Flint Michigan’s drinking water is safe to drink and up to par with water from anywhere else in the state. 240 more words

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Snyder Endorses His Right-Hand Man

On Wednesday, Governor Rick Snyder endorsed Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley in the race to succeed him as governor. Snyder is term-limited, and cannot seek reelection. 211 more words

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Don't Forget Flint, Michigan; a perfect Example of how Republicans Fail to Govern Intelligently

Because of Trump’s failures as our illegitimate president, 2014 seems like ancient history. Every day has become the longest day of the year. What happened in 2014 must not be forgotten. 317 more words