State revenue is $289 million short of projections in the current budget and $527 million below expectations for next year – largely because of large companies cashing in tax credits.
“We need to make sure that e-cigarettes and other nicotine-containing devices are regulated in the best interest of public health,” the governor said.
A virtual who’s who among Metro Detroit’s power brokers join host Carol Cain and the rest of the “Michigan Matters” crew as they crisscross Cobo Center this week at the North American International Auto Show.
The shortfall of hundreds of millions of dollars is mostly being blamed on businesses cashing in tax credits at a higher rate than expected.
Snyder said the bills “may increase the risks faced by victims of domestic abuse.”
Supporters say the law will help people who are currently experiencing difficulty finding a job with a felony on their record.
The 56-year-old is wearing a black cast on his right foot and ankle after injuring his Achilles tendon while jogging on Wednesday on vacation.
If voters in May approve a sales tax increase as part of a broader plan to help better fund roads, the GOP could decide there’s enough budget cushion to push an income tax cut.
Gov. Rick Snyder talks about his second term and the road ahead for the region and state during a far flung conversation with “Michigan Matters” host Carol Cain.
Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation designed to create an economic development district in Detroit.