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(MPRN-Lansing) President Trump’s declaration that opioid abuse is a national emergency comes without a lot of new resources for states to deal with the health threat. 

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(MPRN-Mackinac Island) Michigan’s congressional delegation is getting ready to fight for a big piece of federal spending on infrastructure. They want roughly a billion dollars to upgrade the shipping lanes of the Soo locks. 

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(MPRN-Undated) After narrowly making it out of a US Senate committee, the confirmation of US Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos is scheduled for a full Senate vote early this week. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) As Governor Rick Snyder prepares to deliver his seventh State of the State address, a potential candidate to replace him has called for ethics rules that would align Michigan with what the federal government requires. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) With President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration just days away, some Michigan Congress members are speaking out about his latest Twitter feud. 

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