“Given all the events that are happening in Indiana, I thought it would be good to clarify my position,” he said.
Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson said that the Governor “needs to answer” to the public for his decision to pardon attorney Alan Gocha Jr.’s drunk driving charges.
The AP examined several documents to see how a Detroit-area lawyer with a misdemeanor conviction was granted the rare benefit.
The language says that a no one should be denied “civil rights or be discriminated against” because of a range of characteristics, including gender expression, gender identity and sexual orientation.
Governor Rick Snyder stops by the studio to talk about Proposal 1. Plus find out what’s new in the world of the governor.
Getting around the studio on a scooter Governor Rick Snyder, still recovering from an Achilles injury from January, visited the CBS Radio studios Friday to drum up support for Proposal 1.
Gov. Rick Snyder is creating a state agency devoted to coordinating energy policy decisions.
The appointment drew criticism from Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson, who said “putting a registered lobbyist in charge of all taxpayer dollars … is no way to create public trust in government.”
The Republican governor told reporters Tuesday the program should instead be phased out over time because industry officials “have been making decisions based on it.”
Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday plans to sign mid-budget year bills to finalize a plan to tackle Michigan’s projected $412 million shortfall in two primary funds that receive about $21 billion annually in tax revenue.