Whitmer’s budget pitch to reluctant Republicans: Pay now or pay more later

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer had a simple message on Tuesday for legislators who questioned the need to raise taxes to improve schools and roads: Pay now or pay more later. “Contrary to political rhetoric that should be behind us, I can tell you this: No one likes to raise taxes,” Whitmer told House and Senate Appropriations … Continue reading Whitmer’s budget pitch to reluctant Republicans: Pay now or pay more later