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Michigan Republicans to take up limits on Democrats’ powers

Seattle Times Wednesday, 5 December 2018 ()
Michigan Republicans to take up limits on Democrats’ powersLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Republicans who control Michigan’s Legislature were poised Wednesday to begin voting on bills that would strip campaign-finance oversight power from the Democratic secretary of state-elect and give lawmakers authority to stand up for GOP-backed laws if the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general drop the state’s defense. The lame-duck moves would […]
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