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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsincome tax, said Mitch Bean, of Great Lakes Economic Consulting, and former dir
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
income tax, said Mitch Bean, of Great Lakes Economic Consulting, and former director of the nonpartisan state House Fiscal Agency, is difficult to predict, prone to fluctuate for reasons that aren't entirely clear: "That's an extremely... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsincome tax, said Mitch Bean, of Great Lakes Economic Consulting, and former dir
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
income tax, said Mitch Bean, of Great Lakes Economic Consulting, and former director of the nonpartisan state House Fiscal Agency, is difficult to predict, prone to fluctuate for reasons that aren't entirely clear: "That's an extremely... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Revenue shortfall can't imperil Flint, DPSincome tax, said Mitch Bean, of Great Lakes Economic Consulting, and former dir
Revenue shortfall can't imperil Flint, DPS
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
income tax, said Mitch Bean, of Great Lakes Economic Consulting, and former director of the nonpartisan state House Fiscal Agency, is difficult to predict, prone to fluctuate for reasons that aren't entirely clear: "That's an extremely... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Treasury: Combined Michigan revenues $144M below estimatesfrom Michigan Department of Treasury State Treasurer Nick Khouri, Senate Fisca
Treasury: Combined Michigan revenues $144M below estimates
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 11 days ago
from Michigan Department of Treasury State Treasurer Nick Khouri, Senate Fiscal Agency Director Ellen Jeffries, and House Fiscal Agency Director Mary Ann Cleary today reached a consensus on economic and revenue figures for the remainder of... Read more
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MLive.com
Slumping corporate profits mean Michigan will collect less in taxes this year-- Michigan won't get as much tax revenue as it thought it would this year, acc
Slumping corporate profits mean Michigan will collect less in taxes this year
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
-- Michigan won't get as much tax revenue as it thought it would this year, according to a revised estimate released by the House Fiscal Agency, Senate Fiscal Agency and Department of Treasury Tuesday. The three bodies meet twice per year to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
M economist: Slow but steady recovery to continuenow projected to be down $149 million for 2016, $177 million for 2017, and $162
M economist: Slow but steady recovery to continue
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
now projected to be down $149 million for 2016, $177 million for 2017, and $162.3 million for 2018, the agency said. The House Fiscal Agency report estimates 2017 year-end shortfalls of $355.9 million in the general fund and $35.8 million in the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Faced with shortfall, Snyder to trim State of Michigan spending plansthe projections. "I just hope that this doesn't influence the direction of the
Faced with shortfall, Snyder to trim State of Michigan spending plans
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
the projections. "I just hope that this doesn't influence the direction of the budget too much." A Friday report from the House Fiscal Agency says Michigan's economy has grown at about the same rate as the national economy since the start of 2015,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan revenues coming in hundreds of millions below projectionshundreds of millions of dollars less than expected to work with over the next t
Michigan revenues coming in hundreds of millions below projections
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
hundreds of millions of dollars less than expected to work with over the next three years. The Senate Fiscal Agency and House Fiscal Agency said Michigan tax revenues mostly continue to rise as the state extends its slow but steady recovery from... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint syndrome: Fewer cops, abandoned parks, and why more cities may crumbleare bound and gagged financially by the state," said Mitch Bean, former long-ti
Flint syndrome: Fewer cops, abandoned parks, and why more cities may crumble
MLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
are bound and gagged financially by the state," said Mitch Bean, former long-time director of the nonpartisan House Fiscal Agency. "And there's no way out." State's role in starving cities Josh Sapotichne, assistant professor of... Read more
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MLive.com
Are tampons as essential as toilet paper? Menstruation goes mainstreamthe state of Michigan to provide them on a one-at-a-time basis in schools and p
Are tampons as essential as toilet paper? Menstruation goes mainstream
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
the state of Michigan to provide them on a one-at-a-time basis in schools and public buildings. Roberts said an informal House Fiscal Agency estimate put the cost of the sales-tax cut at roughly $5 million a year, a figure she said is inflated.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Houghton County Democrats hold Spring Fling eventthe 100 percent tax credit on property taxes for disabled veterans, while expan
Houghton County Democrats hold Spring Fling event
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
the 100 percent tax credit on property taxes for disabled veterans, while expanding the homestead property tax. The state House Fiscal Agency estimated they would pay an additional $1,000 in taxes per year. "It's very disappointing for us to see... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Bill would raise taxes on disabled vetsand summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools,
Bill would raise taxes on disabled vets
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
and summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools, and to the state school aid fund. The House Fiscal Agency has done the arithmetic. The changes would cost the state treasury about $6 million in additional... Read more
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MLive.com
Marijuana debate goes mobile as 'magic number' for driving while stoned soughtagree there are inconsistencies between Michigan'€™s motor vehicle code and the
Marijuana debate goes mobile as 'magic number' for driving while stoned sought
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
agree there are inconsistencies between Michigan'€™s motor vehicle code and the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act. A House Fiscal Agency report on the bill notes that the Michigan Vehicle Code prohibits a person from driving with any... Read more
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MLive.com
Senate education budget boosts funding; includes $5M 'reimbursement' for private schools$10 million in funding for district's conducting educator evaluation training,
Senate education budget boosts funding; includes $5M 'reimbursement' for private schools
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
$10 million in funding for district's conducting educator evaluation training, according to an analysis by the non-partisan House Fiscal Agency. The Senate budget also includes a 2.4 percent increase for community colleges. In the House plan,... Read more
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MLive.com
4 highlights of the controversial Detroit schools rescue package"any decision related to an employee's work schedule or the school calendar," a
4 highlights of the controversial Detroit schools rescue package
MLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
"any decision related to an employee's work schedule or the school calendar," according to an analysis by the non-partisan House Fiscal Agency. Initially, the new DPS would be governed by a seven-member appointed school board. Mayor Mike Duggan... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Bill would raise taxes on disabled veteransand summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools,
Bill would raise taxes on disabled veterans
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
and summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools, and to the state school aid fund. The House Fiscal Agency has done the arithmetic. The changes would cost the state treasury about $6 million in additional... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsand summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools,
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
and summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools, and to the state school aid fund. The House Fiscal Agency has done the arithmetic. The changes would cost the state treasury about $6 million in additional... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsand summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools,
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
and summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools, and to the state school aid fund. The House Fiscal Agency has done the arithmetic. The changes would cost the state treasury about $6 million in additional... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsand summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools,
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
and summer property taxes that go to local and county governments, to schools, and to the state school aid fund. The House Fiscal Agency has done the arithmetic. The changes would cost the state treasury about $6 million in additional... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan lawmaker wants state to pay for special education students to attend private schoolsgeneral operating funds, and state and federal special education funding, accor
Michigan lawmaker wants state to pay for special education students to attend private schools
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
general operating funds, and state and federal special education funding, according to an analysis by the non-partisan House Fiscal Agency. Public schools are required to provide special education students who attend private schools with... Read more

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