Michigan budget


Governor Rick Snyder signed an order Wednesday to cut spending on state police, corrections, and health services as part of a plan to retire a deficit. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

 (Lansing-MPRN) Governor Rick Snyder will present his budget proposal Wednesday, including plans to tackle a deficit. 

The state has trimmed about a tenth of its workforce over the last 10 years

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

Governor Rick Snyder delivers his State of the State address Tuesday at the Capitol in Lansing. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) - Economists are predicting a revenue shortfall of about $330 million in the current state budget. They say the main reason is business tax credits that were claimed late last year.