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Official: ‘Real’ Cuts Needed After Shortfall Pegged At $289M

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2015

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Gov. Snyder Vetoes Bills On E-Cigarette Regulation

“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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2015

NAIAS chairman Scott Lariche and Rod Alberts on their way to officially open the NAIAS. Paul Pytlowany was there to capture it all. (credit: Ken Bryant/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Ford, Barra, Snyder, Gilbert, Fields Headline Fast-paced Auto Show

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.

01/16/2015

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Gov. Snyder Prepares For Budget Cuts As Revenue Falls Short

The shortfall of hundreds of millions of dollars is mostly being blamed on businesses cashing in tax credits at a higher rate than expected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2015

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Gov. Snyder Vetoes Gun Bill With Protection Order Change

Snyder said the bills “may increase the risks faced by victims of domestic abuse.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2015

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More Criminals Could Have Records Erased Under New Michigan Law

Supporters say the law will help people who are currently experiencing difficulty finding a job with a felony on their record.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

Gov. Rick Snyder. (Getty Images/Bill Pugliano) FILE

Rick Snyder Injures Achilles Tendon, Will Wear Cast For 6 Weeks

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2015

Michigan State Capital Building (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

New Michigan Legislature’s Early Agenda Depends On May Vote

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2015

Tom Canedo, VP/GM of CBS62/CW50, Gov. Rick Snyder and Carol Cain on the "Michigan Matters" set. Snyder discusses his future on the show which airs 11:30 am Sunday on CBS 62. (credit: James C. Turner/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: President Snyder Or Professor Snyder?

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.

01/08/2015

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Gov. Snyder Signs Detroit Development District Bills

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation designed to create an economic development district in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2015

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