Navigating the Week: GLB’s Weekly Roundup
Republicans sue to block redistricting commission. Michigan Republicans are suing to prevent the implementation of Proposal 2, a ballot reform to end partisan gerrymandering that passed last November. More on their suit here.
Study finds PFAS in 10 percent of Michigan’s public water systems. A new study found that 10 percent of Michigan’s public water systems are contaminated with PFAS chemicals. Get the full story here.
Whitmer rejects road plan that would cut education funding. Gov. Whitmer says she’s not interested in pursuing GOP road proposals that would fund infrastructure repairs using money that currently goes to public schools. More on the ongoing budget negotiations here.
MDCR Chief takes indefinite leave. MDCR Director Augustin Arbulu left his position this week following widespread calls for his resignation. More details here.
Michigan Dems want to save the Affordable Care Act. With the Affordable Care Act under consistent attack from Republicans, Michigan Dems are fighting to keep the law in place. Read more here.
Tweet of the Week
State Sen. Erika Geiss talks equal pay on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day in this week’s Tweet of the Week.