Michigan budget

House bill has more money for roads, but other funding removed

John Nixon was lured from Utah to serve as budget director

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

Gongwer News Service Editor Zach Gorchow says the budget proposed by Governor Rick Snyder looks like a Democratic governor's budget in some ways.

The spending plan includes more money for education, transportation and local government

To qualify for the increase, universities will have to hold tuition increases to 3.2% and meet certain performance criteria