Friday, April 28, 2017

Money is flowing to Flint, Michigan today.

April 28, 2017

After stops and starts, (click here) the state Legislature has adopted a bill to send $100 million to Flint to replace lead pipes.  The money is from the federal government, but had to be approved by state lawmakers.

It was part of a bigger budget bill that was stalled as the House and the Senate deadlocked over how to help Macomb County with a giant sinkhole.  That argument was settled.  And state Senator Jim Ananich of Flint says that’s good news for his city....