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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder points to a chart during a media roundtable. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Snyder Unveils $52B Budget, Tax Cut For Homeowners

Snyder is proposing a $52 billion state budget that includes a tax break for moderate-income homeowners and a 6% funding boost for public universities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2014

Detroit’s Debt Restructuring Plan ‘Complicated’

The plan has been touted as the blueprint for Detroit’s future and key in the city’s sojourn through the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2014

Gov. Rick Snyder signs the Fiscal Year 2011-12 budget into law as lawmakers look on.  Pictured left to right: state Sens. Darwin Booher, Tonya Schuitmaker, Bruce Caswell, John Pappageorge, Senate Appropriations Chair Roger Kahn and Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville. (credit: Governor's Office)

Top Mich. Laws Of 2013 Led By Medicaid Expansion

Gov. Rick Snyder and legislators enacted more than 200 new laws in 2013. Here’s the top 10.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2013

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Survey: Shoppers To Spend Half Of Holiday Budgets This Weekend

Those who dare to brave the Black Friday crowds will be dropping some serious dough this Thanksgiving weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2013

Photo Credit: Simon & Schuster

Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/22/2013

Grand Valley State University's main campus in Allendale. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

GVSU Boosts Tuition 3.6%

The Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees last week adopted the university’s fiscal year 2014 budget and set tuition rates for the coming academic year. The action, which is in compliance with the state’s tuition cap, keeps Grand Valley’s tuition in the lower half of all Michigan universities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2013

From Roads To Schools, Michigan Budget Touches You

The Republican-crafted spending plan affects many corners of Michigan life — from how much it will cost to hunt and fish, to fixing deteriorating roads, to lengthening the school year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2013

(credit: WWJ/Stephanie Davis, File)

Snyder Signs $49B Budget With Few Line-Item Vetoes

Gov. Rick Snyder signed a nearly $49 billion state budget on Thursday that sets aside more money for fixing deteriorating roads and providing preschool to low-income children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2013

Mich. Legislature Finishes Approving $49B Budget

The $48.7 billion state budget is notable not just for what’s in it but also for what didn’t make the cut — Snyder’s proposed $2.5 billion in new spending for road repairs and health insurance for low-income adults.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2013

Gov. Snyder, GOP Lawmakers Agree To Budget Targets

Lawmakers have an extra $700 million to use in finalizing a roughly $49 billion spending plan thanks to better-than-expected tax collections.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2013

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