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Snyder to sign part of road funding proposal Monday as opposition organizes

Snyder1Gov. Rick Snyder is expected to start signing bills Monday as part of a package to boost state road funding. The legislation is contingent on a May ballot question that would raise Michigan’s sales tax from six percent to seven percent. Continue reading

Snyder: ADA compliance includes websites

Michigan.gov website.

Michigan.gov website.

The state of Michigan is close to wrapping up a plan to make programs more easily available to people with disabilities.

The state recently completed an audit of how its agencies are complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Gov. Rick Snyder discussed the project at a recent conference on employment and people with disabilities.
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Governor signs bill to move Court of Claims

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

Governor Rick Snyder has moved lawsuits challenging some of his administration’s most-controversial policies to a new panel of judges on the state Court of Appeals. The governor has signed a bill that shakes up the court that hears big lawsuits against the state.
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Snyder to testify in Detroit bankruptcy hearing

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

Gov. Rick Snyder will take the stand this afternoon as part of a hearing on Detroit’s bankruptcy filing. Attorneys for city employee unions intend to question the governor about the decision to allow the bankruptcy

Snyder was also questioned earlier this month as part of a deposition. The governor agreed to waive his executive privilege to testify.
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