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Elections have consequences. People get the government they deserve.

These two cliches have been playing in my head for the past few years as I watch my birth state of Michigan suffer under the rule of Gov. 1,012 more words


Newly Released Flint Emails Show Gov. Snyder Considered Filters Nearly A Year Ago

Ever since the water crisis in Flint, Michigan became headline news across the nation, the residents of the plagued city have received an outpouring of support from… 615 more words


Gov. Snyder's Budget Proposes Privatizing Mental Health Funding

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has proposed privatizing the public mental health system by moving state funds to Medicaid HMOs.

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Snyder’s ‘Cost Cutting’ Measure Could Have Been Avoided

To this writer it now appears that Michigan Governor Rick Snyder’s cost cutting action was a decision based on the race and income level of Flint. 288 more words

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Flint Crisis May Help Governor Ease GOP Doubt On Detroit Aid

LANSING (AP) – Rick Snyder’s standing as one of the GOP’s most accomplished governors has taken a beating in the crisis over lead-contaminated water in Flint, Michigan. 840 more words


Michigan Board Approves Petition to Recall Gov. Rick Snyder - NBC News

This man who ran as a geek who could run government has been a criminal failure. Not only should he be removed from office but he should be made to face justice. 8 more words

Why Flint's water crisis should give death penalty supporters pause

Having represented a death row prisoner who grew up in Michigan — who I am firmly convinced might not have committed his crimes had he not been subject to lead poisoning during his formative years — I strongly encourage all death penalty supporters to look at the water disaster in Flint and reconsider their stance. 526 more words