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MI Senate Declines to Raise Fuel Taxes

The Michigan Senate has voted against raising taxes in Michigan.  Considering we already have the 5th highest gas tax in the nation, this was an excellent decision.  Write your senator now and say “thank you” for standing up for Michigan taxpayers! Like this post? Chip in $5 to AFP.

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Medicaid expansion: An offer Michigan must refuse

July 24, 2013 J

In an effort to gain support for expanding Medicaid as part of President Barack Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, Gov. Rick Snyder has traveled the state peddling promises. Looking at the experience of two states — Arizona and Maine — that voluntarily expanded their Medicaid programs long before President Obama took office, we can measure Snyder’s theories about how Medicaid expansion might work in Michigan against how it actually works in practice.