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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"We have a love/hate relationship with the Department. We love to hate each other."

- Gary NAEYAERT of the Great Lakes Education Project, a pro-school choice group, on its relationship with the Department of Education.

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Lawmakers Want More Answers, Keep Options Open On DCH-DHS Merger
"As the deadline to block the merger of the state's two largest departments nears, lawmakers today prodded the Governor's administration for more information about the plan."
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Pscholka: State Money For Cop Cameras DOA
"The House Appropriations Committee chair said today if legislators want police officers to wear body cameras, look to the White House and the federal government to pay for it because the money isn't coming from the state."
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Gov's Request Results In Shortened Prisoner Legal Services Contract
"At the request of a representative of Gov. Rick SNYDER, a state board pulled back on a longer extension of a contract that provides legal services to prisoners."
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Lawmakers Open To Nursing Home For State's Frailest Prisoners
"Some state lawmakers are interested in creating a separate nursing home for about 100 of the state's most frail prisoners as a way to get them off the state's General Fund and onto federally funded Medicaid."
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Anti-Prop 1 Forces Agitated By Language
"The forces fighting the May 5 road funding ballot question Proposal 1 are not impressed with the "deceptive" ballot language agreed to by state officials today, saying it allows the "yes" vote to run a "campaign of lies.""
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"We have a love/hate relationship with the Department. We love to hate each other."

- Gary NAEYAERT of the Great Lakes Education Project, a pro-school choice group, on its relationship with the Department of Education.