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MLive.com
Senator's resignation gives Michigan Senate fewest Democrats since 1954LANSING, MI -- Sen. Virgil Smith's resignation as part of a plea deal shrinks t
Senator's resignation gives Michigan Senate fewest Democrats since 1954
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
LANSING, MI -- Sen. Virgil Smith's resignation as part of a plea deal shrinks the state Senate's Democratic super minority to 10 members, the least representation Democrats have had in the state senate since 1954. But with his resignation the Senate... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Flint fuels finger pointing, political maneuveringAs the Flint water crisis evolves from ongoing public health crisis to the sear
Flint fuels finger pointing, political maneuvering
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
As the Flint water crisis evolves from ongoing public health crisis to the search for a costly solution, the situation also has taken on the air of a football game, a political football game, that is. “Some of the actions seem to be more about the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Flint fuels finger pointing, political maneuveringThe Michigan Democratic Party, as well as Democratic presidential candidate Ber
Flint fuels finger pointing, political maneuvering
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
The Michigan Democratic Party, as well as Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, has called on Snyder to resign, calling him either incompetent or a liar. The Michigan Republican Party has been critical of the Democratic Party, U.S.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Candidates looking beyond New Hampshire, Super TuesdayExpect a flurry of candidates ahead of March 8 primary The votes from New Hamp
Candidates looking beyond New Hampshire, Super Tuesday
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Expect a flurry of candidates ahead of March 8 primary The votes from New Hampshire are still being dissected and Michigan voters won’t cast ballots for another month, but the presidential campaigns are looking beyond South Carolina, Nevada and the... Read more
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News 10 WILX
New call for Michigan's governor to resignFLINT, Mich. (WJRT) - There are new calls for Michigan Governor Rick Snyder to
New call for Michigan's governor to resign
News 10 WILX / Posted 7 days ago
FLINT, Mich. (WJRT) - There are new calls for Michigan Governor Rick Snyder to resign. Brandon Dillon, the chair of the Michigan Democratic Party says, "There is a limit to how many times you can play dumb when it comes to events and actions that... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
E-mails: Snyder aide was told of Legionnaires' in MarchLANSING — An aide in the office of Gov. Rick Snyder was notified in March — mor
E-mails: Snyder aide was told of Legionnaires' in March
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
LANSING — An aide in the office of Gov. Rick Snyder was notified in March — more than nine months before Snyder said he learned of the problem — that there was an increase in Legionnaires' disease in Genesee County and a county health official... Read more
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KCEN-TV
E-mails: Snyder Aide Was Told of Legionnaires' in MarchLANSING (DETROIT FREE PRESS LANSING BUREAU) — An aide in the office of Gov. Ric
E-mails: Snyder Aide Was Told of Legionnaires' in March
KCEN-TV / Posted 8 days ago
LANSING (DETROIT FREE PRESS LANSING BUREAU) — An aide in the office of Gov. Rick Snyder was notified in March -- more than nine months before Snyder said he learned of the problem -- that there was an increase in Legionnaires' disease in Genesee... Read more
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MLive.com
Gov. Rick Snyder 'incompetent,' 'morally bankrupt,' say D's following Legionnaire's revelationsLANSING, MI -- Michigan Democrats are turning up calls for resignation and expr
Gov. Rick Snyder 'incompetent,' 'morally bankrupt,' say D's following Legionnaire's revelations
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
LANSING, MI -- Michigan Democrats are turning up calls for resignation and expressing indignation following a revelation that Gov. Rick Snyder's administration knew of a possible connection between an outbreak of Legionnaire's Disease and the Flint... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Governor urged to quit after release of emails on Flint legionnaires' outbreakHigh-ranking officials in Governor Rick Snyder’s administration were aware of a
Governor urged to quit after release of emails on Flint legionnaires' outbreak
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
High-ranking officials in Governor Rick Snyder’s administration were aware of a surge in legionnaires’ disease potentially linked to Flint’s water long before the Michigan governor reported the increase to the public last month, internal emails... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Governor Says Flint Residents Should Get Discount On Toxic WaterJust because residents could do laundry with the lead-contaminated water, doesn
Governor Says Flint Residents Should Get Discount On Toxic Water
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 days ago
Just because residents could do laundry with the lead-contaminated water, doesn’t mean they should have to pay for it, state Rep. Phil Phelps said. Phelps is a Democrat who represents parts of Flint. "At the end of the day, people were paying for... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Democrats criticize Schuette for political contributions amid land deal controversyLANSING, Mich. (WZZM) -- The 13 Watchdog team is taking a close look at politic
Democrats criticize Schuette for political contributions amid land deal controversy
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (WZZM) -- The 13 Watchdog team is taking a close look at political contributions made to Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette's candidate committee from a well-known donor in Lansing. The contributions came in months after... Read more
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MLive.com
Water crisis brings Democratic presidential debate to FlintFLINT, MI – Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders
Water crisis brings Democratic presidential debate to Flint
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
FLINT, MI – Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will come to Flint for a debate March 6 as the city remains in the midst of an ongoing water crisis. The Democratic National Committee announced the Flint debate, and... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan Governor, Legislature would be subject to FOIA law under bipartisan proposalLANSING, MI -- Legislation to subject Michigan's governor and legislature to th
Michigan Governor, Legislature would be subject to FOIA law under bipartisan proposal
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
LANSING, MI -- Legislation to subject Michigan's governor and legislature to the state's Freedom of Information Act could drop as soon as next month, say lawmakers working on the plan. "I've been working on this project now for over a year and... Read more
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MLive.com
Former Flint EM Darnell Earley refuses to testify before CongressFLINT, MI -- Former Flint emergency manager Darnell Earley is refusing to testi
Former Flint EM Darnell Earley refuses to testify before Congress
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
FLINT, MI -- Former Flint emergency manager Darnell Earley is refusing to testify on the city's water crisis during a Congressional hearing Wednesday, Feb. 3, and Democrats are pushing Gov. Rick Snyder to direct him otherwise. Earley, who is leaving... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Water crisis heats public-records debateLANSING, Mich. -- Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tain
Water crisis heats public-records debate
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. -- Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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Everett Herald
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change open-record laws Published: Sunday, January 31, 2016, 12:01 a.m. LANSING, Mich. — Under fire
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change open-record laws
Everett Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Published: Sunday, January 31, 2016, 12:01 a.m. LANSING, Mich. — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Seeking controlThe state House and Senate, attorney general, secretary of state and governor's
Seeking control
The Mining Journal / Posted 13 days ago
The state House and Senate, attorney general, secretary of state and governor's offices, as well as the state's Congressional seats have been held by Republicans or under that party's majority for half a decade. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Water Crisis Spurs Calls To Change Michigan Open-Records LawBy DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his adm
Water Crisis Spurs Calls To Change Michigan Open-Records Law
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
KWWL Iowa / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawUnder fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergenc
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the crisis. He did not... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawUnder fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergenc
Flint water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the crisis. He did not... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) � Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) � Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) � Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) � Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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ABC Montana
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
ABC Montana / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) � Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) � Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawBy DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his adm
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawBy DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his adm
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 days ago
By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his... Read more
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WALB Albany
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawBy DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his adm
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records lawLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-
Water crisis spurs calls to change Michigan open-records law
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 13 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Under fire for his administration's role in Flint's lead-tainted water emergency, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder did something that would be legally required in most other states by releasing his government emails related to the... Read more
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