Michigan budget

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder’s budget proposal for the coming fiscal year pays a lot of attention to Flint’s drinking water crisis and the state’s infrastructure shortcomings.


MPRN

(MPRN-Lansing) A panel of state budget experts anticipates a 300 million dollar windfall left over from the last fiscal year. 

"LANSING — The Flint water crisis will have an impact on both the current state budget and the 2017 budget that Gov. Rick Snyder will present to lawmakers on Feb. 10, but just how much and for how long still is unknown, state Budget Director John Roberts said Wednesday." (Detroit Free Press)

WMUK

Governor Rick Snyder has signed the new $54 billion dollar state budget. It has money for roads, schools, prisons, and healthcare. 

MPRN

A plan to boost road funding by about $1 billion a year could clear the state House this week. 

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