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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"I thought it would be a little while longer before you brought up the turd in the punchbowl." 

- Tony DAUNT, executive director of the Michigan Freedom Fund, while seating himself before a Senate committee on a bill he opposes, lifting the sunset on the "Good Jobs for Michigan" economic incentive program.

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Gov On Ad Board: I Won't Change 'Scope And Powers' Of My Office
"Gov. Gretchen WHITMER said today she's "not going to change the scope and powers of the executive office" when asked if she'd support legislation to stop her from using the State Administrative Board (SAB) to move appropriated money around state departments like she did earlier this month."
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State To Take Public Assistance Clients At Their Word On Assets
"Starting next month, people can have more in the bank account and still be eligible for food and other public assistance, Gov. Gretchen WHITMER and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) announced today."
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Surprise Medical Bills Give Docs An Incentive To Stay Out-Of-Network
"Without legislation to ban the practice of surprise medical billing, some health care providers have an incentive to stay out of network for financial gain, Christine SHEARER, of the Michigan Association of Health Plans told the House Health Policy Committee today."
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'Cage Free' Hen Bill Not Flying Fast Enough For Animal Rights Advocates
"A massive rewrite of Michigan's livestock animal laws is facing opposition from animal rights groups about how quickly the state's eight large family-owned egg producers can transform their facilities into "cage free" environments for their hens."
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Judge Considering Whether To Dismiss Ex-Judge's Criminal Case
"(HOWELL) -- Whether a former Livingston County judge's criminal charges will be dismissed or a trial will be held before a local jury is in the hands of a Wayne County Circuit Court judge."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"I thought it would be a little while longer before you brought up the turd in the punchbowl." 

- Tony DAUNT, executive director of the Michigan Freedom Fund, while seating himself before a Senate committee on a bill he opposes, lifting the sunset on the "Good Jobs for Michigan" economic incentive program.