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Wed May 21, 2014
Michigan Legislature starts voting on "grand bargain" money for Detroit
The first votes by state lawmakers on a $195 million cash infusion for Detroit happened today.
The newly formed House Committee on Detroit's Recovery and Michigan's Future approved an 11-bill package. The measures now go to the full state House.
While Gov. Rick Snyder supports the current deal, many of his fellow Republicans appear to be balking – especially after a threat of political retribution from the Koch brothers' political network.
*Listen to Sarah Cwiek's report above.
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