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Governor Snyder Supports Switching Troubled Flint Water System Back To Detroit

FLINT (AP) – Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is calling for Flint to get its water from Detroit’s system again to address a public health emergency over lead in the water supply. 116 more words


Flint, Michigan Reconsiders Giving Babies Iron-Filled Bleach Water

I’m very defensive of Flint, Mich., as it’s my husband’s hometown, and, like my beloved Detroit, I feel it gets a bad rep. It is the home of… 716 more words



There might not be a public official under more scrutiny anywhere in the United States, and as such we appreciate Flint’s Mayor Dayne Walling for taking the time to answer a few tough questions… 1,151 more words

Gov. Snyder Acknowledges Some Mistakes In Tapping Flint River

FLINT, Mich. (AP) – The consequences of using the Flint River for the city’s drinking water weren’t “fully understood,” Gov. Rick Snyder said Wednesday as he again pledged to take action later this week in response to… 331 more words


Gov. Snyder Wants More Syrian Refugees, 'Would Love To See' Michigan's Middle Eastern Population Grow

LANSING (WWJ/AP) – Michigan has one of nation’s largest Middle Eastern populations and Gov. Rick Snyder says he “would love to see it grow.”

The governor says Michigan can expect to see more Syrian refugees in the coming months as his administration continues talks with federal officials about the role the state can play in taking more refugees from war-torn Syria and the Middle East. 171 more words


... You Have to be KIdding [#food stamps][#luxury assets]...

.. we once had good welfare reform law ..

.. unfortunately , we now have the Age of Obama . Even the states , yes , even the GOP – led states , are taking off on monkeyshines of food stamp eligibility and waivers … 264 more words

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Petition to repeal prevailing wage goes to the state

LANSING September 15, 2015– An anti-worker organization says they have collected the required number of signatures– a mere three percent of Michigan’s registered voters– on a petition they’ve been circulating to repeal Michigan’s prevailing wage law. 713 more words