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No Plan to Help State Roads

The Michigan Legislature adjourned for the summer Thursday without action on a plan to raise more than $1 billion to fund repairs to the state’s roads and bridges. After several failed attempts to approve a plan that would replace the state’s 19-cent per gallon gasoline and 15-cent diesel taxes with …

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State Budget Finalized

Lawmakers in Lansing did finalize work on the state budget for 2015. The Michigan Senate voted to send the budget to Governor Rick Snyder for his signature. The spending plan totals $37.5 billion, an 11.6% spending increase over the current year. Democrats in the Senate voted against the budget, and …

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Culy, Armga Honored – Friday Sports Wrap

MLB: Scherzer, Tigers Blank Chisox Max Scherzer picked the perfect time to throw his first complete game in the major leagues, as the Tigers shut out the White Sox 4-0 last night. Scherzer allowed just three hits, and struck out eight. Chicago starter Chris Sale was almost as good. He …

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