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Crain's Detroit Business
Judge grants injunction to block enforcement of 60-day election mailing banGov. Rick Snyder has asked lawmakers to clarify some aspects of the legislation
Judge grants injunction to block enforcement of 60-day election mailing ban
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 19 hours ago
Gov. Rick Snyder has asked lawmakers to clarify some aspects of the legislation. LANSING — A federal district judge Friday granted a preliminary injunction to prevent the state from enforcing a new law that forbids municipalities and school... Read more
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MLive.com
Ex-Flint EM Darnell Earley has fans and critics of his work in SaginawSAGINAW, MI — Long before he was embroiled in controversy in Flint and Detroit,
Ex-Flint EM Darnell Earley has fans and critics of his work in Saginaw
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
SAGINAW, MI — Long before he was embroiled in controversy in Flint and Detroit, Darnell Earley was attracting fans and critics alike in his role as city manager of Saginaw. Earley has gained notoriety in recent weeks for his former work as the... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Freeway speed limits could go to 75 mphSpeed limits on Michigan freeways could go to 75 miles per hour, and possibly a
Freeway speed limits could go to 75 mph
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
Speed limits on Michigan freeways could go to 75 miles per hour, and possibly as high 80 under legislation moving through the Michigan House. The four-bill package that cleared the Michigan House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Tuesday... Read more
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MLive.com
Concealed pistols without a permit would be allowed in Michigan under proposed legislationMichigan House Republicans introduced legislation that would allow "law-abiding
Concealed pistols without a permit would be allowed in Michigan under proposed legislation
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Michigan House Republicans introduced legislation that would allow "law-abiding" citizens to carry concealed pistols without a government-issued permit. A critic calls the proposed change "poor legislation," while sponsors say it would allow more... Read more
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MLive.com
Bills would stop animal abusers from adopting at Michigan sheltersLANSING, MI — A pair of bills approved by the Michigan Senate would, together w
Bills would stop animal abusers from adopting at Michigan shelters
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
LANSING, MI — A pair of bills approved by the Michigan Senate would, together with companion bills pending in the House, create a system aimed at preventing past animal abusers from adopting from any animal shelter in the state. The legislation... Read more
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New America Media
Flint Water Crisis: Shameful And DeadlyFLINT, Michigan—Arthur Woodson, a longtime resident, sees great irony in the st
Flint Water Crisis: Shameful And Deadly
New America Media / Posted 2 days ago
FLINT, Michigan—Arthur Woodson, a longtime resident, sees great irony in the state’s “Pure Michigan” slogan in efforts to draw visitors in light of the pure hell residents are facing with an unhealthy water supply. In interviews and in writing, he... Read more
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The Davison Index
Council expresses displeasure over state gag order | February 4, 2016DAVISON — Members of the Davison City Council have voiced their displeasure ove
Council expresses displeasure over state gag order | February 4, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 2 days ago
DAVISON — Members of the Davison City Council have voiced their displeasure over action taken by the Michigan legislature at the 11th hour prior to recessing last year. Public Act 269 essentially puts a gag order on local officials, yet has been... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Julie Calley kicks off state rep campaignRepublican Julie Calley of Portland kicked off her 2016 run for the Michigan Ho
Julie Calley kicks off state rep campaign
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Republican Julie Calley of Portland kicked off her 2016 run for the Michigan House of Representatives Thursday night at the historic Blanchard House in Ionia.Calley is currently in her eighth year on the Ionia County Board of Commissioners and served... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Boy 16 among 5 Mexicans who died in Michigan house firePolice and fire officials investigate a house fire that killed… AP News | 02/0
Boy 16 among 5 Mexicans who died in Michigan house fire
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
Police and fire officials investigate a house fire that killed… AP News | 02/02/16 12:31 pm NOVI, Mich. (AP) -- A 16-year-old boy was among five Mexican nationals who died in a house fire in... Read more
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The Alpena News
Flint crisis parallels PBB 50 years agoOr this one. The department, "didn't move nearly fast enough." The curious and
Flint crisis parallels PBB 50 years ago
The Alpena News / Posted 5 days ago
Or this one. The department, "didn't move nearly fast enough." The curious and sometimes unforgivable nature of history is that it often repeats itself and those quotes are proof of that. But the quotes are not about the current lead-in-the-water... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Legislation threatens historic districts, neighbors sayGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM) -- Grand Rapids' historic districts date back to ear
Legislation threatens historic districts, neighbors say
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM) -- Grand Rapids' historic districts date back to early the 1970s. They've helped to preserve and revive some of the city's best neighborhoods. Neighbors are afraid state lawmakers could change all of that. Heritage Hill is... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
lawmaker from Grand Rapids enters plea in marijuana caseGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - A former Michigan lawmaker who was charged in a mari
lawmaker from Grand Rapids enters plea in marijuana case
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - A former Michigan lawmaker who was charged in a marijuana case has entered a plea. The Grand Rapids Press reports (http://bit.ly/23xqmtZ ) Roy Schmidt pleaded no contest Thursday to manufacture of marijuana. A no contest... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
lawmaker from Grand Rapids enters plea in marijuana caseGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - A former Michigan lawmaker who was charged in a mari
lawmaker from Grand Rapids enters plea in marijuana case
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - A former Michigan lawmaker who was charged in a marijuana case has entered a plea. The Grand Rapids Press reports (http://bit.ly/23xqmtZ ) Roy Schmidt pleaded no contest Thursday to manufacture of marijuana. A no contest... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
lawmaker from Grand Rapids enters plea in marijuana caseGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - A former Michigan lawmaker who was charged in a mari
lawmaker from Grand Rapids enters plea in marijuana case
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - A former Michigan lawmaker who was charged in a marijuana case has entered a plea. The Grand Rapids Press reports (http://bit.ly/23xqmtZ ) Roy Schmidt pleaded no contest Thursday to manufacture of marijuana. A no contest... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisisLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursd
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisis
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursday to address Flint's lead-contaminated water supply, allocating money for bottled water, medical assessments and other costs for the financially struggling city. The... Read more
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MLive.com
Governor heckled out of Old Town Tavern in downtown Ann ArborAnn Arbor resident Laura Tanner said she and a friend were eating dinner at the
Governor heckled out of Old Town Tavern in downtown Ann Arbor
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
Ann Arbor resident Laura Tanner said she and a friend were eating dinner at the Old Town Tavern on Liberty Street, just around the corner from the governor's new condo, when they spotted Snyder and decided to give him an earful. Tanner said they... Read more
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The Alpena News
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisisLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursd
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisis
The Alpena News / Posted 8 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursday to address Flint's lead-contaminated water supply, allocating money for bottled water, medical assessments and other costs for the financially struggling city. The... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisisLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursd
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisis
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursday to address Flint's lead-contaminated water supply, allocating money for bottled water, medical assessments and other costs for the financially struggling city. The... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisisMichigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursday to address Flint's
Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisis
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursday to address Flint's lead-contaminated water supply, allocating money for bottled water, medical assessments and other costs for the financially struggling city. The quick and unanimous... Read more
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MLive.com
Anti-Snyder messages pop up around governor's downtown Ann Arbor condoSeveral of the messages have been written in chalk — some calling for Snyder's
Anti-Snyder messages pop up around governor's downtown Ann Arbor condo
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
Several of the messages have been written in chalk — some calling for Snyder's arrest and resignation — on the sidewalks in front of and near the governor's new loft condo on Main Street. "What Snyder did to Flint children is criminal!" one message... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Costly repairs to water heaters, pipes may fall to Flint homeownersIf a lead-laced water supply wasn't enough to deal with, many residents of Flin
Costly repairs to water heaters, pipes may fall to Flint homeowners
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
If a lead-laced water supply wasn't enough to deal with, many residents of Flint, Michigan, face a new crisis: Replacing the water heaters, pipes and even the service lines to their homes that may have been destroyed by the city's water. And for... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Costly repairs to water heaters, pipes may fall to Flint homeownersIf a lead-laced water supply wasn't enough to deal with, many residents of Flin
Costly repairs to water heaters, pipes may fall to Flint homeowners
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
If a lead-laced water supply wasn't enough to deal with, many residents of Flint, Michigan, face a new crisis: Replacing the water heaters, pipes and even the service lines to their homes that may have been destroyed by the city's water. And for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Costly repairs may fall to Flint, Mich., homeownersIf a lead-laced water supply wasn’t enough to deal with, many residents of Flin
Costly repairs may fall to Flint, Mich., homeowners
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
If a lead-laced water supply wasn’t enough to deal with, many residents of Flint, Mich., face a new crisis: replacing the water heaters, pipes and even the service lines to their homes that may have been destroyed by the city’s water. And for now,... Read more
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Island Packet
Costly repairs may fall to Flint, Mich., homeownersIf a lead-laced water supply wasn’t enough to deal with, many residents of Flin
Costly repairs may fall to Flint, Mich., homeowners
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
If a lead-laced water supply wasn’t enough to deal with, many residents of Flint, Mich., face a new crisis: replacing the water heaters, pipes and even the service lines to their homes that may have been destroyed by the city’s water. And for now,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Disgraced Michigan lawmakers caught in affair break their silenceDisgraced Michigan lawmakers break their silence after being ousted from office
Disgraced Michigan lawmakers caught in affair break their silence
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Disgraced Michigan lawmakers break their silence after being ousted from office over their extramarital affair and bungled cover-up involving bogus gay-sex claims and extortion plot Michigan State Representatives Cindy Gamrat and Todd Courser were... Read more
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Yahoo News
Michigan Lawmakers Caught in Extramarital Affair Cover-Up and Aides Who Exposed Them Speak Out By JOE RHEE, MICHAEL ORR, KATIE O'BRIEN and LAUREN EFFRON2 hours ago Michiga
Michigan Lawmakers Caught in Extramarital Affair Cover-Up and Aides Who Exposed Them Speak Out
Yahoo News / Posted 14 days ago
By JOE RHEE, MICHAEL ORR, KATIE O'BRIEN and LAUREN EFFRON2 hours ago Michigan Lawmakers Caught in Extramarital Affair Cover-Up and Aides Who Exposed Them... Read more
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Yahoo News
Michigan governor will be called to congressional hearing on Flint water crisis Yahoo News Video3 Things You Need to Know about the Flint Water Crisis from E
Michigan governor will be called to congressional hearing on Flint water crisis
Yahoo News / Posted 15 days ago
Yahoo News Video3 Things You Need to Know about the Flint Water Crisis from Erin Brockovich 3 Things You Need to Know about the Flint Water Crisis from Erin... Read more
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ABC News
Michigan Lawmakers Caught in Affair Cover-Up Speak OutIt was late at night on May 19, 2015, when Ben Graham got a strange phone call
Michigan Lawmakers Caught in Affair Cover-Up Speak Out
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
It was late at night on May 19, 2015, when Ben Graham got a strange phone call from his boss, then-Michigan State Representative Todd Courser, asking him to come to his law office in Lapeer, Michigan, as soon as possible. "In a very, the most... Read more
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MLive.com
4 years after veteran sheriff scared deputy off ballot, challenge is afootKENT COUNTY, MI – Four years after withdrawing from the race when Sheriff Larry
4 years after veteran sheriff scared deputy off ballot, challenge is afoot
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
KENT COUNTY, MI – Four years after withdrawing from the race when Sheriff Larry Stelma decided to seek re-election, Tim Lewis now is ready to challenge the veteran incumbent. The longtime Kent County deputy who last year was voted out of union... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Governor’s emails show debate over blame for Flint waterLANSING, Mich. (AP) — A day after doctors reported high levels of lead in Flint
Governor’s emails show debate over blame for Flint water
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A day after doctors reported high levels of lead in Flint children, Gov. Rick Snyder’s top aide told him the “real responsibility” for the city’s water issues rested with local government officials, emails show. Then-chief of... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resignsThe Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michiga
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 15 days ago
The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation effective February 1, and EPA Administrator... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Political pundit who calls Flint's water crisis 'overblown' loses gig(CNN) -- In a sea of outrage over the toxic drinking water in one of America's
Political pundit who calls Flint's water crisis 'overblown' loses gig
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 15 days ago
(CNN) -- In a sea of outrage over the toxic drinking water in one of America's most beleaguered cities, one man has emerged as a leading skeptic of the catastrophe. Republican pundit, former state lawmaker and Flint resident Bill Ballenger, 74, says... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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News 8000
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's
Flint water crisis: EPA regional administrator resigns
KSBW Salinas / Posted 15 days ago
[Breaking news, posted at 6:25 p.m. ET] The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator for Flint, Michigan, has resigned, the agency said in a statement Thursday. "EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman has offered her resignation... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Political pundit who calls Flint's water crisis 'overblown' loses gig(CNN) -- In a sea of outrage over the toxic drinking water in one of America's
Political pundit who calls Flint's water crisis 'overblown' loses gig
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 15 days ago
(CNN) -- In a sea of outrage over the toxic drinking water in one of America's most beleaguered cities, one man has emerged as a leading skeptic of the catastrophe. Republican pundit, former state lawmaker and Flint resident Bill Ballenger, 74, says... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Governor's emails show debate over blame for Flint waterLANSING, Mich. | A day after doctors reported high levels of lead in Flint chil
Governor's emails show debate over blame for Flint water
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
LANSING, Mich. | A day after doctors reported high levels of lead in Flint children, Gov. Rick Snyder's top aide told him the "real responsibility" for the city's water issues rested with local government officials, emails show. Then-chief of staff... Read more
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Reuters
Michigan governor called to congressional hearing on Flint water crisisMichigan National Guard members help to distribute water to a line of residents
Michigan governor called to congressional hearing on Flint water crisis
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
Michigan National Guard members help to distribute water to a line of residents in their cars in Flint, Michigan January 21, 2016. Michigan National Guard members help to distribute water to a line of residents in their cars in Flint, Michigan... Read more
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Yahoo News
Governor's emails show debate over blame for Flint water Governor Rick Snyder apologizes for Flint’s water crisis LANSING, Mich. (AP)
Governor's emails show debate over blame for Flint water
Yahoo News / Posted 15 days ago
Governor Rick Snyder apologizes for Flint’s water crisis LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A day after doctors reported high levels of lead in Flint children, Gov. Rick Snyder's top aide told him the... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisisFlint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan Ho
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisis
KY3 Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
Flint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan House has approved emergency funding for Flint's water crisis, but city officials say there is a lot more work to be... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisisFlint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan Ho
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisis
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
Flint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan House has approved emergency funding for Flint's water crisis, but city officials say there is a lot more work to be... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisisFlint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan Ho
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisis
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
Flint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan House has approved emergency funding for Flint's water crisis, but city officials say there is a lot more work to be... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisisFlint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan Ho
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisis
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 16 days ago
Flint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan House has approved emergency funding for Flint's water crisis, but city officials say there is a lot more work to be... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisis | News - Home Flint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion
Michigan House approves $28M for Flint water crisis
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
| News - Home Flint Mayor says costs to undo damage could reach $1.5 billion The Michigan House has approved emergency funding for Flint's water... Read more
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