It was only a few months ago that Republican Rick Snyder and the majority Republican legislature were voted into office. Snyder said on the campaign trail that he wanted to change the way state government works.
He promised to “re-invent” Michigan. People liked the sound of that.
As he’s revealed the path to his vision of Michigan, not everyone is pleased.
(sound of protestors in capitol)
Union members, Democrats, public employees, retirees and the poor have been holding rallies at the capitol about as often as the legislature meets in Lansing.