The fine-tuning reflected in new ads is an attempt to align with voters who, while more positive about the state’s direction, remain cautious.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, Gov. Rick Snyder and Mayor Mike Duggan are among those expected to attend the so-called “Track Signing Ceremony.”
Schauer said the fine’s cancellation shows “rank corruption” in Snyder’s administration and Snyder “lied” by not confirming until Thursday that Aramark Correctional Services’ fine was canceled.
Ceremonies and exhibits across Michigan are marking Thursday’s anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, offering a chance to remember those who died and honor the sacrifices of first-responders.
Snyder said that he met with Japanese governors and companies about bringing business and jobs to Michigan.
Polls this summer have shown the candidates about even.
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed legislation in May to raise the state’s minimum wage by 25 percent gradually over the next four years.
The Republican governor spoke Friday during the opening session of the four-day conference at Cobo Center to one of America’s leading Muslim groups.
The Democratic ex-president is set to speak Saturday afternoon about the need for religious communities to tackle discrimination and violence against women and girls worldwide.
In a race that looks to be a close one down the stretch, a new EPIC/MRA poll shows Democratic contender Mark Schauer now leading governor Rick Snyder in the race for Michigan’s top job.