Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is in China this week on a mission to promote trade, tourism and cultural exchanges between Michigan and China.
The announcement of a possible take over follows a recommendation from a state-appointed review team.
The governor wants to rewrite the school aid act which allocates dollars to schools for kids.
Luce and Schoolcraft counties are in the U.P. disaster area — while an outdoor burning ban is also in effect for 49 Michigan counties
The recently released Epic MRA poll, which is taken from active and likely voters, revealed that 58 percent believe Michigan’s economy has bottomed out and is starting to improve.
Governor Snyder is criticizing a deal reached between the city of Detroit and police and firefighters.
Marketing Research Group President Tom Shields credits the rising support of the political figures to the public’s perception that the economy continues to improve.
The formation of the committee was made in response to Governor Snyder’s decision to appoint an emergency manager for Highland Park Public Schools.
Job growth in Michigan is expected to continue, but slowly, compared to 2011.
Spending was cut and taxes on individuals raised by a similar amount to keep the budget in balance.