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Snyder: Moving Teachers To 401(k) May Cost Less Than Thought

LANSING (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says transition and other costs that would come with closing the pension system to newly hired teachers may be lower than estimated previously. 121 more words

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Snyder Calls For Changing Michigan School Accountability Law

By DAVID EGGERT
Associated Press

LANSING (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder called Monday for lawmakers to update Michigan’s school accountability law to set the stage for more “partnership” agreements, through which the state and K-12 districts will try to turn around chronically low-performing schools without closing them. 455 more words

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Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley Signals 2018 Gubernatorial Bid

LANSING (WWJ/AP) — Lt. Gov. Brian Calley signaled his candidacy to be Michigan’s next governor Monday, launching an online ad campaign and touting Republican-passed right-to-work and tax laws to business leaders. 673 more words

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Rankings: Snyder 4th Most Unpopular Governor In U.S.

LANSING (WWJ) – Michigan Gov.  Rick Snyder is among the most unpopular governors in the nation, according to a recent survey.

The latest Morning Consult Governor Approval rankings… 90 more words

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Snyder's New Pilot Program Hopes To Make Infrastructure Repairs More Efficient

DETROIT (WWJ) — Governor Rick Snyder announced the beginning of a pilot program that he hopes will help the state “worker smarter” when it comes to keeping up its infrastructure. 295 more words

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Snyder Signs Law Shielding Records Until Contract Announced

LANSING (AP) — Bids submitted by companies vying for a state government contract will be exempted from public-records requests until the contract winner is announced under legislation signed by Gov. 108 more words

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Republicans' Initial Budget Blueprints Make Room For Tax Cut

By DAVID EGGERT
Associated Press

LANSING (AP) — Republicans who control the Legislature are starting to put their stamp on Gov. Rick Snyder’s budget blueprint, trimming his proposed spending increases to make room for a potential tax cut. 720 more words

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