Michigan State of State address

Michigan Legislature
9:00 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Rep. O'Brien hopes for road funding plan in "State of State" address

Margaret O'Brien
Credit Michigan House website

State Representative Margaret O’Brien of Portage is beginning her second term in the Legislature. She spoke with WMUK’s Gordon Evans about end of the last session, and looked ahead to the next two years in office. 

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7:36 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Snyder could revive water advisory board

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Council has included environmental groups, business leaders and others
Citing concerns about a changing climate, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder today is expected to outline a plan to re-establish an advisory board on water use. His press office declined to comment in detail on the plan until after the governor describes his vision for the body in his State of the State address at 7 p.m.
7:22 am
Tue January 15, 2013

Snyder to discuss Michigan workforce, Great Lakes protection in State of State Address

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Snyder will address joint session of the Legislature on Wednesday
LANSING, MI - Gov. Rick Snyder offered a preview of two topics he plans to discuss during his State of the State address on Wednesday: developing a talented workforce and protecting the Great Lakes. The two issues have risen toward the top of Snyder's priority list, he said while speaking at the Michigan Agri-Business Association's conference and trade show in Lansing on Monday.