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Potholes go curb-to-curb across E. Grand Blvd. at Chene, alongside I-94.   (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Charlie Langton: Would People Pay More In Sales Tax To Fix Michigan Roads?

“There was a pothole out here last year that I put a baby doll in because it was so deep.”

03/24/2015

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Governor Rick Snyder Talks Roads With Stoney, Bill And Sara

Governor Rick Snyder stops by the studio to talk about Proposal 1. Plus find out what’s new in the world of the governor.

03/23/2015

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Lawmaker Recommends Taking Money Earmarked For Accident Victims To Fix Michigan Roads

One Michigan lawmaker says he has a “Plan B” to fix Michigan’s roads that does not involve a tax increase.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2015

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Tax Backers Raise $3.2 Million, Mostly From Road Builders

If the constitutional amendment passes, Michigan’s 6 percent sales tax would increase to 7 percent and would no longer be applied to fuel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2015

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Big Businesses Spend $7M To Keep Tax Cut Intact

Big business has spent nearly $7 million promoting Proposal 1 in the last few weeks, even though there’s no organized opposition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2014

The Henry Ford Community College campus. (Photo from Wikimedia Commons, Photographer Dwight Burdette)

HFCC: Passage Of Millage Proposal Critical To School Moving Forward

The stakes are high for Henry Ford Community College — as it awaits the fate of a pair of bond requests.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2013

Make Sure You Know The Election Day Rules

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is reminding voters of some of the general rules surrounding voter conduct at the polls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012

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Why It Matters: Michigan’s Ballot Proposals

Six contentious ballot proposals are before Michigan voters on Nov. 6, including several well-funded measures backed by special interest groups and five that would require amending the Michigan Constitution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2012