• When could the state budget be done?

    11 days ago - By Wood TV

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - As Michigan lawmakers approach their summer break, a budget for the upcoming fiscal year is not yet done.
    Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, a Democrat, made her wish list known months ago. The Republican-led House and Senate then came up with their spending plans. Now, a handful of people are negotiating a final deal.
    "We've had regular meetings and I can tell you we have negotiations going on the budget right now," Whitmer said a couple of weeks ago. "My budget director is having meetings every day, all day, with leadership in both the House and the Senate."
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