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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Term limits can't come fast enough for some people."

- Macomb County Public Works Director Candice MILLER, refering to Senate Majority Leader Arlan MEEKHOF, after the Senate replaced a $3 million grant for the Roseville sinkhole repair project with a $5 million loan. To Miller, Meekhof responded, "Candice Who?"

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Senate Turns Fraser Money Into Loan; Miller Says Meekhof 'Not A Leader'
"Macomb County Public Works Commissioner Candice MILLER, already feeling slighted that Lansing wasn't helping her community with a massive sinkhole in Fraser estimated at costing $100 to $150 million to repair, unleashed on Senate Majority Leader Arlan MEEKHOF (R-West Olive) for his chamber turning a House-passed $3 million grant into a $5 million loan."
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Young To Leave April 30, Join Dickinson Wright
"Supreme Court Justice Robert YOUNG, Jr. will be retiring from the Michigan Supreme Court effective April 30, the court announced this morning. It marks the end of 22 years on the bench, 18 of which was on the high Court."
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Who Will Succeed Young On The Bench?
"Gov. Rick SNYDER is being put in a position with which he's gotten familiar -- appointing a Supreme Court justice. For the fourth time in his tenure, the Governor will pick a Supreme Court justice and he has no shortage of possibilities to choose among."
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Johnson Investigation Has Connection To Federal EAA Probe
"The "ghost employee" Sen. Bert JOHNSON (D-Highland Park) is being investigated for potentially hiring was a former Education Achievement Authority (EAA) employee, who had loaned him thousands of dollars, MIRS had learned and the Detroit Free Press also reported this evening."
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Speaker 'Extremely Disappointed' By Lack Of Action On House Bills
"Before the Senate passed a mid-year supplemental spending bill today, none of the 28 House-sponsored bills that have passed the lower chamber this session have receive a Senate vote, almost three months into 2017, a MIRS analysis found today. And when asked about it, House Speaker Tom LEONARD (R-DeWitt) is "extremely disappointed.""
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Term limits can't come fast enough for some people."

- Macomb County Public Works Director Candice MILLER, refering to Senate Majority Leader Arlan MEEKHOF, after the Senate replaced a $3 million grant for the Roseville sinkhole repair project with a $5 million loan. To Miller, Meekhof responded, "Candice Who?"