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Bills OK’d To Help Detroiters Avoid Foreclosure

Mayor Mike Duggan said the bills allow 20,000 Detroit homeowners the ability to avoid foreclosure and stay in their homes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–57 mins ago

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Michigan Residents To Vote On Sales Tax Increase In May

A proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan’s transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–3 hours ago

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A Look At Michigan’s Road Funding Plan

The fate of the tax hike rests entirely with voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–3 hours ago

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Gov. Snyder, Legislators Strike Tentative Road Funding Deal

The whole thing hinges, however, on what voters decide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–21 hours ago

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Michigan Road Funding Talks Down To Final Day

House Speaker Jase Bolger and Minority Leader Tim Greimel say they are “very close” to an agreement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

Potholes in Highland Park. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Michigan Road Funding Deal In Doubt With Deadline A Day Away

Leaders agree more than a billion dollars is needed to fix the roads. At issue is how much of a tax increase residents should pay.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2014

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Michigan Bills OK’d To Loosen Air, Pellet Gun Regulations

Some lawmakers are concerned about stripping away municipalities’ control of the real-looking guns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

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Uber, Lyft Bump Into Roadblock On Ridesharing Bill

Most legislative resistance to ridesharing appears to be less about the service and more about the finer points.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2014

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Michigan Closer To Collecting Internet Sales Tax After Senate Approval

Amazon and other online retailers with ties to Michigan would have to collect its 6 percent sales tax on purchases under legislation approved Thursday by a divided Senate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2014

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Abortion Coercion Bills Clear Michigan Senate

Backers say coerced abortions are a real problem and detractors counter that they already are illegal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2014

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