11:23 am
Wed May 7, 2014

House Committees Approve Bills to Boost Road Funding

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Bills in the Tax Policy and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees passed with bipartisan support
LANSING - A wide-ranging package of bills that will bring more than $400 million for road repairs passed two House committees this morning. Two bills will shift about $370 million in sales and use tax revenues from the general fund to roads.
7:30 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Governor Snyder to Make Another Push for Road Funding

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The road construction industry is also trying to turn up the heat on lawmakers to approve money for road repair
Lansing Gov. Rick Snyders administration is using driver frustration with potholes and the prospect of more roadway craters this spring to try to prod lawmakers into dedicating more money toward fixing roads.