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Pure Michigan
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The multi-million dollar Pure Michigan campaign is getting an evaluation.  The state Auditor General started a review this week.


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New teachers will get different retirement options than current school employees under a bill sent to Governor Rick Snyder.


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A federal prosecutor recently revealed as many as 100 girls in Michigan may have been victims of female genital mutilation.  Now the state legislature is working quickly to pass bills to make it a 15-year felony in Michigan.


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State House Republicans are aggressively pushing through an income tax cut and rollback, despite numerous questions raised during a committee hearing about what funding cuts could happen in other areas if the bill passes.