Michigan budget


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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The state’s top budget official says he would support limiting the amount of money a business could claim in tax credits each year. 

State officials have said business tax credits have helped create budget shortfall this year


There are more than $9-billion in un-cashed Michigan business tax credits outstanding and waiting to play havoc with future state budgets. 


Reaction to Governor Rick Snyder's budget proposal varies among different groups.