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Snyder Defends Proposed Sales Tax Increase To Fund Roads, Education

The plan has been criticized because not all of the money raised would be dedicated to road repairs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2015

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Michigan Works To Thwart Barrage Of Cyberattacks

In an effort to prevent such cyberattacks from being successful, Gov. Rick Snyder has proposed an additional $7 million for cyber security for the next fiscal year, which begins in October.

CBS Detroit–02/28/2015

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Gov. Snyder Announces Plan For Budget Cuts, Education Funding

“You have to make tough calls, tough decisions and smart decisions,” Gov, Rick Snyder said Wednesday,

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2015

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Snyder To Ask Legislature For Boost In University Spending

Much like in last year’s higher education budget, Michigan universities would be eligible for increases in operations funding if they meet certain prerequisites.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2015

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Gov. Snyder Pardons 11 For Crimes; Many Are Decades-Old

“The governor was giving me a second chance. I screwed up when I was little, and I’d been paying for it the rest of my life.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2015

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Gov. Snyder Admitted To Hospital For Treatment Of Blood Clot

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is hospitalized with a blood clot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2015

Gov. Rick Snyder at the podium with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, left, and Kevyn Orr, right. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Gov. Snyder To Merge State Social Services Agencies

The governor said he will announce plans in his State of the State speech Tuesday night to “dramatically” reorganize two state agencies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2015

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Snyder Signs Law To Help Firefighters Who Get Cancer On Job

Gov. Snyder signed the bill last week, saying it recognizes health risks that firefighters face.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2015

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder speaks during a news conference November 7, 2014 in Detroit. (credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Progress Report: How Gov. Snyder’s 2014 State Of The State Goals Stack Up

Gov. Rick Snyder has unfinished business from his 2014 address, after a year of achieving mixed results.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2015

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Snyder Signs Law Requiring Study Of Cost To Educate Students

The statewide cost study will determine the sufficient resources per student to provide a public education that enables the pupil to successfully satisfy graduation requirements.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2015