Rick Snyder

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The Michigan Public Radio Network’s Capitol Bureau Chief Rick Pluta says “Absent some cataclysmic turn of events” Betsy DeVos’ nomination as Secretary of Education won’t be derailed. But he says her confirmation hearings represent a debate over education policy. 


Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder says he wants to find a way to better coordinate improvement projects that tear up roads and sidewalks. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana. 

Mike Lanka / WMU University Relations

(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder has increased his legal defense budget for one of his private attorneys to 3.5 million dollars. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Legislators worked late into the evening Wednesday as the end of this session draws closer. 

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