school aid fund Whitmer Signs Budgets – With Liberal Use Of Line Item Veto By Cheyna Roth • Oct 1, 2019 State of Michigan / michigan.gov 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. Listen Listening... / 0:41 Cheyna Roth reports on Gov. Whitmer's veto of new budget bills. Whitmer Plan To Stop Using School Aid Fund Money For Higher Education Could Hit Roadblock By Cheyna Roth • Mar 15, 2019 Pixabay / pixabay.com Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s plan to stop using school aid fund dollars for higher education could hit a roadblock. Listen Listening... / 0:38 Cheyna Roth reports on Gov. Whitmer facing opposition to her plan to stop funding higher education with the School Aid Fund. Michigan Lawmakers Working On Another Go At Eliminating ‘Tampon Tax’ By Cheyna Roth • Feb 4, 2019 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org 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.” Listen Listening... / 0:27 Cheyna Roth reports on attempts to eliminate the so-called "tampon tax." Michigan Economy Still Creeping Up, But General Fund To Remain Mostly The Same By Cheyna Roth • Jan 12, 2018 Pixabay / pixabay.com The state got an idea Thursday of how much money it could have for the next couple of years. Listen Listening... / 0:37 Cheyna Roth reports on projections of the state of Michigan's revenue over the next few years. Assistance For Flint Is Top Priority In New State Budget By Rick Pluta • Feb 11, 2016 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org 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. Listen Listening... / 3:34 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on Governor Snyder's proposed budget for the next fiscal year.