Trying to learn more about Snyder's private NERD fund

Jun 3, 2013
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The nonprofit, New Energy to Reinvent and Diversify Fund (NERD), was started by Governor Rick Snyder shortly after he took office. The public has access to few details on the fund; mystery surrounds who donates to it and how the funds are used. Several of Snyder's key advisors are payrolled by funds from NERD rather than the state. This may have consequences as Kaffer explains...

Source: Freep

Gov. Rick Snyder started the nonprofit New Energy to Reinvent and Diversify Fund shortly after taking office, ostensibly to raise private funds for government innovation. Two years after its creation, few details about the fund's finances have emerged. But the recent revelation that two of Snyder's advisers in the Capitol have spent time on NERD's payroll underscores the need for more information.

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