Michigan lawmakers push Gov. Snyder to shift funds to roads

May 26, 2015 5:40 PM

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Michigan lawmakers push Gov. Snyder to shift funds to roads

Republican Gov. Rick Snyder's administration is backing off the assertion that the popular Pure Michigan tourism program would have to be cut as a result of the House Republican's proposed plan to fund road repairs.

Michigan Economic Development Director Steve Arwood testified Tuesday to the House Roads and Economic Development Committee in opposition to bills that would fund road repairs in part by using economic development funds currently funneled through the department.

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