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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"You'll have to wait through the weekend." 

- Gideon D'ASSANDRO, press secretary for House Speaker Kevin COTTER, on the now-planned Monday release of the public report on the transgressions of Reps. Todd COURSER and Cindy GAMRAT. Cotter said the two have engaged in misconduct and misuse of taxpayer money while in office.

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State Ag Director To China: We've Got Better Cows
"Michigan officials were in China this week making the case for why they should be buying food from us -- rather than a state closer to them -- to feed their ever-growing Chinese middle class population."
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Jones Revisits Banning Online Gaming
"Sen. Rick JONES (R-Grand Ledge) wants to shut down the Lottery's 1-year-old Internet games after the Gun Lake Tribe saw the "expansion of gaming" as a compact violation worthy of withholding $7 million of its state payment."
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Prevailing Wage, No Fault Cases Lead Supreme Court Calendar
"The Michigan Supreme Court is kicking off its 2015-2016 calendar with cases on prevailing wage and no-fault car insurance, a pair of subjects that are also currently before the Legislature."
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Report: Shifting $600M To Roads Could Hit 'Politically-Sensitive' Programs
"Moving $600 million from the General Fund to transportation needs would require "difficult" budget decisions and perhaps, 5.1 percent cuts for other state programs in the near future, a new Citizens Research Council (CRC) report says today."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"You'll have to wait through the weekend." 

- Gideon D'ASSANDRO, press secretary for House Speaker Kevin COTTER, on the now-planned Monday release of the public report on the transgressions of Reps. Todd COURSER and Cindy GAMRAT. Cotter said the two have engaged in misconduct and misuse of taxpayer money while in office.