Rick Snyder

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Gov. Snyder Vetoes BB Gun, Liquor License Bills

Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have loosened Michigan’s licensing restrictions on air guns and limited local governments’ freedom to set their own regulations.

CBS Detroit–12/29/2014

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Snyder Signs Bills For Drug Testing Welfare Recipients

The one-year pilot program will be used in three counties, which have not been announced. If drug use is suspected, welfare recipients or applicants are required to take a substance abuse test.

CBS Detroit–12/26/2014

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Snyder Among Midwestern Governors With Credentials For 2016

Should he run, Snyder might join the “practical” candidates in the GOP field, such as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

CBS Detroit–12/26/2014

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Public Invited To Meeting On State Recycling Plans

Gov. Rick Snyder announced a plan in April to double the state’s residential recycling rate to 30 percent within the next two years.

CBS Detroit–12/21/2014

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Tax Hike For Roads Requires Risky Statewide Vote

It’s a risky plan, especially if conservative interests spend heavily to urge its defeat and too many business groups that preferred a lawmaker-approved net gasoline tax hike decide to sit on the sidelines.

CBS Detroit–12/20/2014

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Michigan Residents To Vote On Sales Tax Increase In May

A proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan’s transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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A Look At Michigan’s Road Funding Plan

The fate of the tax hike rests entirely with voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Snyder Reorganizes Economic, Job Training Efforts

“This is more about getting the great people we already have working better together.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

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Gov. Snyder, Legislators Strike Tentative Road Funding Deal

The whole thing hinges, however, on what voters decide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

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Michigan Road Funding Talks Down To Final Day

House Speaker Jase Bolger and Minority Leader Tim Greimel say they are “very close” to an agreement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

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