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Michigan’s Democratic lawmakers are demanding the state Legislature take action on contaminated groundwater found across the state.  The Legislature is back from its summer break this week with its first day of voting today.


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State lawmakers want to hit universities in their pocketbooks if they don’t follow certain sexual assault policies.


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The state House is expected to vote today to spend $30 million to help Flint residents with their water bills. 


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Legislation to send more state aid to Flint could move through the state House this week.  


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Governor Rick Snyder’s budget proposal for the coming fiscal year pays a lot of attention to Flint’s drinking water crisis and the state’s infrastructure shortcomings.