campaign finance


State Representative Aaron Miller says he can support a tax increase as part of a comprehensive package for road funding. But he says lawmakers and the Snyder administration can do better than the plan which includes an increase in the state sales tax. 

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Michigan lobbyists spent more than $37-million trying to influence state lawmakers last year. 

Event in Washington D.C. coincides with Republican Attorney General Association's winter meeting

State Dismisses Campaign Finance Complaint Against Snyder

Feb 4, 2015

(MPRN-Lansing) The Michigan Bureau of Elections says Governor Rick Snyder did not break campaign finance laws during his State of the State speech last month. 

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Michigan Campaign Finance Network Director Rich Robinson says independent groups dominated the spending in statewide campaigns this year.