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Study finds Michigan schools underfunded

Report shows K-12 schools are underfunded by nearly $2,000 per student.

February 9, 2018
It is time to have a conversation about school funding. Read More

Report: Shortfall in special education funding costs schools

November 29, 2017
LANSING — Michigan special education students lag behind children with disabilities in other states, and the system is badly underfunded, forcing schools to divert nearly $700 million annually from their operating budgets to fill the shortfall. Read More

Replacing the PPT on industry: up to voters

April 4, 2014
Lt. Gov. Brian Calley was in a manufacturing plant in Grand Rapids last week to sign long-debated legislation that would replace funding lost by the phase-out of the industrial personal property tax — if enough Michigan voters say yes to the August ballot proposal. Read More

Vroom! Vroom! State launches RPM

Regulatory efficiency initiative designed to attract businesses.

September 13, 2013
Lt. Gov. Brian Calley met with local business leaders at Dematic Corp. in Grand Rapids last week to tout the positive impact recent regulatory reforms have had on the company’s operations, and other improvements needed to make Michigan a top 10 business-friendly state. Read More

Mental health legislation must move forward

March 29, 2013
Gov. Rick Snyder is taking a leadership role on mental health that must be mirrored on the federal level. Read More