Governor Snyder

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The Legislature has sent Governor Rick Snyder the new state budget, which he is expected to sign.  

As we hear from Capitol Bureau Chief Rick Pluta, the budget attempts to cut funding to Planned Parenthood.  


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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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Gov. Rick Snyder expressed optimism that Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group will open a facility in Michigan, but he said the specifics remain uncertain and it could be a few months before any potential deal takes shape. 

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation to allow qualified companies that create hundreds or thousands of Michigan jobs to receive tax incentives. 

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Governor Rick Snyder has signed bills to create new business incentives in hopes of getting a few very large employers to locate in Michigan.

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Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have accelerated sales tax breaks on car trade-ins.

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A task force created by Governor Rick Snyder says municipalities should pre-fund the cost to provide health insurance to newly hired employees in retirement.

“We Got It Done.” Governor Signs Budget

Jul 14, 2017
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Michigan has a budget. The governor signed the 2018 spending plan Friday in Grand Rapids.

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Michigan is closer to offering tax incentives for large businesses. The House and Senate OK’d bills Wednesday to allow some big employers to keep the income taxes paid by their workers.

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The state House meets Wednesday and Governor Rick Snyder hopes lawmakers will vote on a controversial set of business tax breaks.

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Governor Rick Snyder has vetoed a bill to create a “choose life” license plate.


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Gov. Rick Snyder has reversed course and moved Michigan's school turnaround office back to a state department over which he has no direct control.

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Michigan's GOP governor vetoes 'Choose Life' license plate. 

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Flags are being lowered to half-staff in Michigan to honor a fire chief, who was struck by a vehicle in Southwestern Michigan.

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New teachers will get different retirement options than current school employees under a bill sent to Governor Rick Snyder Tuesday.


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