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Street Talk: The island of misfit produce

September 22, 2017
A local retailer is testing the premise that beauty truly is in the eye of the beholder. Read More

Snyder: 'Strong possibility' for Foxconn to come to Michigan

August 8, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder is optimistic that Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group will open a facility in Michigan, but said what exactly it is has not been determined and it could be a few months before any potential deal takes shape. Read More

Brownfield projects get tax incentives

Program focuses on large, mixed-use developments on ‘challenging’ sites.

August 4, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Developers considering potentially transformational projects across the state now have guidelines to earn more incentives. Read More

State approves $56.5B budget

July 17, 2017
Governor Rick Snyder has signed a $56.5-billion budget that will spend more on at-risk students and Flint's water crisis, concluding a bumpier-than-usual process with the GOP-led Legislature that ended with a spending blueprint well before the fiscal year starts in October. Read More

State approves police body-camera law

July 14, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — Beginning in January, Michigan will have rules in place for the disclosure and retention of audio or video recordings from body cameras worn by police officers. Read More

Legislature approves tax breaks for companies that add jobs

July 13, 2017
Qualified companies that create hundreds or thousands of Michigan jobs will receive tax incentives under bills approved by lawmakers, six years after Gov. Rick Snyder and fellow Republicans replaced such breaks with a scaled-back economic development program. Read More

A four-pronged approach to economic well-being in Michigan

June 16, 2017
It was an honor to serve as a member of Gov. Rick Snyder’s Building the 21st Century Economy Commission. Read More

Letter: Thank you, GR reps, for supporting clean energy

February 17, 2017
In December, Gov. Rick Snyder signed bipartisan legislation that will increase Michigan’s use of clean, renewable energy and save Michigan families and businesses money on their electricity bills. Read More

State lets landlords bar medical marijuana in residences

February 1, 2017
| By AP
LANSING — Governor Rick Snyder has signed legislation that lets landlords prohibit medical marijuana patients from growing or smoking the drug on leased residential property. Read More

Snyder delivers State of the State

January 18, 2017
LANSING — Governor Rick Snyder touted yesterday Michigan's Medicaid expansion and called for addressing aging infrastructure over the next several decades, citing the Flint water crisis that has roiled his administration and a football field-sized sinkhole that formed recently in suburban Detroit. Read More