Gov Rick Snyder

Michigan State of the State 2018

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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder
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Tues., Jan. 23 at 7 pm on WKAR-HD 23.1, 94.5 FM, and streamed live on wkar.org | Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's annual address to the Michigan Legislature and Democratic response.

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State budget director Al Pscholka is resigning next month and will be replaced by Gov. Rick Snyder's strategy director John Walsh.

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Michigan's tax revenue projections have changed little since eight months ago, meaning Gov. Rick Snyder and lawmakers are seeing no big surprises as they prepare to work on the next state budget.

Gov. Rick Snyder's administration on Monday proposed legislation to ensure that taxpayers do not see their state income taxes rise as a result of the federal tax overhaul, saying Michigan's personal exemption should be increased by $200 more than is scheduled.

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WXYZ-TV editorial/public affairs director Chuck Stokes talked about what's ahead in the Michigan state legislature and Governor Rick Snyder's final State of the State address.


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Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation keeping intact a law that puts people's driver's license at risk if they have three unpaid parking tickets.

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Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation delaying increases in registration fees and safety training fees for motorcyclists.

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The Michigan Supreme Court says the state must return more than $550 million to school employees who had money deducted for retiree health care.

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Bills designed to get a handle on municipalities' underfunded employee retirement benefits are going to Gov. Rick Snyder's desk for his expected signature.

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Enbridge Energy will be on the hot seat when the Michigan pipeline safety board meets Monday in Lansing. The Canadian company will be asked to explain how it’s ensuring the oil pipeline Line Five is safe.

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Police in Michigan would no longer be legally allowed to have sex with prostitutes during undercover investigations under legislation nearing Gov. Rick Snyder's desk.

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Are you a Michigander or a Michiganian? A new state law favors using the term Michigander.

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Gov. Rick Snyder looked within his own staff to make his latest appointment to the Michigan Supreme Court on Friday, choosing his chief lawyer Elizabeth Clement to fill a vacancy created when a justice left for the federal appellate bench.


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Northern Michigan University has invited Governor Rick Snyder to give May’s commencement address, and some aren’t happy about it. 


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Gov. Rick Snyder has signed bills to require that special problem-solving courts receive state certification to operate.

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