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Michigan Taxes Rise
Michigan Taxes Rise
Yesterday afternoon the Michigan Senate passed the House’s Road Funding Plan with some changes, it passed 20 – 18 with 19 Republicans and 1 Democrat (Senator Virgil Smith) voting yes. Then around 10:30 p.m. last night, the House approved the changes voted on in the Senate for higher fuel taxes and vehicle fees on 54-53 and 55-52 votes...
MI Asset Forfeiture Law Reformed?
MI Asset Forfeiture Law Reformed?
Michigan’s’ Speaker of the House Kevin Cotter (R-Mt. Pleasant) wrote an opinion piece published in The Detroit New, stating his want to reform Michigan’s asset forfeiture law. It is a well written piece giving good reasons why Michigan’s asset forfeiture law must be reviewed in its current format and possibly reformed...