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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Snyder Talks Michigan Agriculture As President Signs Farm Bill At MSU

Speaking before a packed business luncheon in Detroit, Governor Snyder was also talking about agriculture — calling it a potential “rock star” industry for Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2014

Union members protest outside during the City of Detroit's bankruptcy hearing at the U.S. Courthouse July 24, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Protesters Arrive Early In Advance Of Governor’s Testimony

Protesters started arriving in the pre-dawn hours ahead of Governor Snyder’s testimony on Monday in the federal trial to determine if Detroit is eligible for bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2013

Detroit Prepares For Super Bowl XL

Detroit City Council Looks To Appeal EFM Decision; Mayor Bing Says It’s Too Late

The Detroit City Council has voted to appeal Governor Snyder’s determination that the city does not have a viable plan to fix its finances, while Mayor Dave Bing says he doesn’t want to be party to any delay in the governor’s decision.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

Artist Rendering

Will Detroit Get A Light Rail System?

Governor Snyder and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing are set to meet with federal transportation leaders on a possible light-rail system in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2012

Ambassador Bridge (WWJ Photo, File)

Poll: Support Increasing For Government-Owned Bridge To Windsor

The EPIC-MRA survey found that 60 percent now support the Detroit River International Crossing proposal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2012

Artist Rendering

Plans For Light Rail System Reportedly Being Scrapped

Word is expected to come on Wednesday that plans for a light rail system along Woodward are being scrapped in favor of a rapid-transit bus system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

michigan capitol building

Snyder Pushes Med Claims Tax Before Summer Break

On the last full day of work before a summer break, Governor Rick Synder is pushing the legislature to finalize a new medical claims tax.

06/30/2011

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Snyder Looking To Boost Michigan’s Rating

Gov. Rick Snyder thinks a lower unemployment rate, rosier economic outlook and tight restraints in the new budget passed Thursday might be reason enough for the three ratings agencies to reassess.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2011

State Representatives with Warren Woods School Supt. Stacy Denewith-Fici at Pinewood Elementary School in Warren. (WWJ's Pat Sweeting)

Focus On Cuts To Education Intensifies

Those opposed to cutting education funding continue to try to gather support.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2011

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Education Could See Portion Of Budget Surplus

While Governor Snyder’s initial budget included a proposed cut to school districts of approximately $300-per pupil, it looks like some relief could be coming soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2011

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