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Gretchen Whitmer
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Governor Gretchen Whitmer has vetoed 375 million dollars in one-time road funding.  As Cheyna Roth reports, the governor finished signing all 16 state budgets hours before the October 1st deadline.


Apple
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Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s plan to stop using school aid fund dollars for higher education could hit a roadblock.


Michigan Capitol
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Lawmakers in Lansing are working on getting rid of the state’s tax on feminine hygiene products.  This isn’t the first attempt to get rid of the so-called “tampon tax.”


Money
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The state got an idea Thursday of how much money it could have for the next couple of years. 


Rick Snyder
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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.