Michigan’s public schools would get about 3 percent more and it’s community colleges and universities about 2 percent more in overall funding next fiscal year under measures approved by Republican-led budget panels last week.
The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will propose giving public schools, universities and community colleges two percent more overall funding in the next school year.
Among the local projects in the 5-year plan are widening and repaving I-75 from Royal Oak to Bloomfield Hills.
The medical device company Retia Medical has secured $7 million in funding.
Lawmakers will have plenty to work out before a plan can become law for the budget year beginning in October.
CytoPherx Inc. announced it has completed a $34 million round of funding. The funds will be used to complete United States clinical trials and gain FDA approval to commercialize the CytoPherx anti-inflammatory therapy for acute kidney injury.
State auditors raised questions Thursday about the costs of running a program that gives grants to distressed Michigan veterans or their families, noting that 49% of the money spent in 2009-10 went for administration.
There is a call in Lansing for Governor Rick Snyder to reconsider his proposed cut to K through 12 funding.