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  • Friday, February 24, 2017

Rep punished after opposing income tax rollback 'voted his conscience' »

"LANSING, MI -- Rep. Jason Sheppard, R-Temperance, lost a committee chairmanship after voting against a plan to cut taxes late Wednesday, but told MLive Thursday it was a vote for his district."

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Decision to close 38 Michigan schools postponed »

"Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday said the decision of whether to close 38 schools would be postponed until as late as May, saying "we need to take time get this right.""

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Flint water crisis doctor invited to President Trump's address to Congress »

"FLINT, MI -- U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee had one guest ticket for President Trump's address to a joint session of Congress, and he's given it to the Flint pediatrician who helped to expose the Flint water crisis."

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Trump to CEOs: 'Real jobs' have to come back to U.S. »

"Washington — President Donald Trump met Thursday with his manufacturing board of 24 CEOs from American companies in Washington, including Ford Motor Co. CEO Mark Fields, Dow Chemical Co. CEO Andrew Liveris and Whirlpool CEO Jeff Fettig."

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Snyder delays Detroit school closing decisions till May »

"Lansing — Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday called for a three-month delay in deciding whether to shutter 38 failing schools in Michigan, including 24 in Detroit."

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