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Preparations Underway In Case Prop 1 Fails

The chairman of the state House Transportation Committee says lawmakers will come up with an alternative road funding plan if voters reject Proposal 1 on May 5th. Representative Peter Pettalia told a group of credit union leaders recently that he’s told members of his committee to prepare for overnight stays …

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Open Carry Demonstration In Lansing

It was open carry at the state Capitol in Lansing Wednesday as gun owners displayed their weapons while lawmakers and the governor revisited the issue of allowing open carry in Michigan schools. All this unfolded while ten school groups toured the Capitol building. Under the watchful eye of the Michigan …

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House Committee Approved Ending MEGA Tax Credits

A Michigan House committee has approved a measure prohibiting new Michigan Economic Growth Authority (MEGA) tax credit agreements. The MEGA program had been blamed for what was called an unexpected $9¬†billion tax liability to the state. MEGA agreements offer big tax credits to businesses that locate in Michigan instead of …

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