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275 south CLOSING at MIDNIGHT »

"South I-275 is closing from I-96/I-696/M-5 to 5 Mile."

Snyder Media Advisory for Monday, May 2 »

"Gov. Rick Snyder will review accomplishments to date and provide updates on plans to help the people of Flint recover and the city to move forward."

Detroit Federation of Teachers on News That Educators Will Be Asked to Work Without Pay »

"DETROIT — The Detroit Federation of Teachers will hold a news conference today at 3:30 p.m. in front of Impact Church to discuss the breaking news that Detroit Public Schools cannot guarantee it will pay Detroit’s educators in full for their work. We will discuss the details of the situation and the union’s response to this betrayal of our educators."

Michigan Tax Burden Remains below National Average »

"A new interstate comparison shows that Michigan has remained a low tax state. Following Michigan's "lost decade" of economic malaise, the Great Recession, and a number of significant tax policy changes, 2013 U.S. Census Bureau data show that Michigan's state and local tax burden was ranked 35 among the 50 states and Washington, D.C. Michigan's total tax burden per capita was 82 percent of the national average, and the state's tax burden as a percent of personal income was 93 percent of the national average."

TODAY: Senator Stabenow to Present Bronze Star to WWII Hero at Detroit NAACP Dinner »

"Detroit – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow will deliver remarks during the 61st Annual Detroit NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner on TODAY, May 1. The theme of this year’s NAACP dinner is “Let American Be America Again.”"

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