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Medical marijuana bills head to Snyder

September 15, 2016
A package of medical marijuana bills is headed to Gov. Rick Snyder’s desk after being approved by the Michigan House. Read More

Snyder approves $2.2M more for law firms on Flint cases

September 1, 2016
| By AP
LANSING — Governor Rick Snyder has approved spending up to $2.2 million more for outside legal services related to Flint's lead-tainted water crisis. Read More

College plans $30M construction project

July 5, 2016
A college in the region has received gubernatorial support for a $30-million project to renovate and expand an academic building on campus. Read More

Snyder names West Michigan leaders to lead poisoning board

July 5, 2016
A pair of West Michigan leaders will serve on a new board to develop a statewide strategy to prevent childhood exposure to lead. Read More

Snyder names West Michigan leaders to 21st Century Education Commission

May 27, 2016
Governor Rick Snyder has appointed several West Michigan leaders to the state’s 21st Century Education Commission. Read More

Snyder appoints director of Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency

May 11, 2016
A former local judge is the new director of the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency. Read More

Street Talk: Down the drain

Call to action.

April 22, 2016
Gov. Rick Snyder’s approval ratings plummeted in the wake of the Flint water crisis, and Michiganders now consider city infrastructure the state’s biggest problem, according to Michigan State University’s latest State of the State Survey. Read More

New law allows access to online accounts after death

Measure takes guesswork out of who has rights to digital access.

April 8, 2016
A new law will ensure people’s online lives will be accessible after their death. Read More

Crisis management demands action, not politics

March 18, 2016
Gov. Rick Snyder sat for a grilling by the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform last week regarding state government failures over the Flint water crisis and the impact of Michigan’s “emergency manager” law on the crisis. Read More

Street Talk: A real education

Treasure hunt.

March 18, 2016
Gov. Rick Snyder was in town last week to discuss an issue that hasn’t exactly made him popular among Michigan’s teachers: education. Read More