Budget talks breaking down between Whitmer, GOP leaders

Updated, 5:04 p.m., 8/28/19 with additional comments from Whitmer’s office With 33 days left to prevent a partial shutdown of state government, the war of words between Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and legislative Republicans ramped up considerably on Wednesday.  Typically, lawmakers and the governor’s office will negotiate certain spending targets in different areas of the … Continue reading Budget talks breaking down between Whitmer, GOP leaders