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The state Senate has approved a more-than $700 million plan for a financial bailout of the Detroit school system. 


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A bill making it harder to put issues on the statewide ballot has cleared the state Senate on a party-line vote.


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Democrats in the state Legislature say it’s time to restore citizen oversight panels to supervise air and water programs in the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.  


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Democrats in the state Legislature say lawmakers should get an opportunity to question people under oath about the Flint water crisis.