Governor Snyder on National Issues in Michigan
Governor Rick Snyder (R-MI) talked about the effects of national issues such as sequestration budget cuts, the economy, immigration, and… read more
Governor Rick Snyder (R-MI) talked about the effects of national issues such as sequestration budget cuts, the economy, immigration, and gun violence on his state of Michigan. He also talked about his priorities for the state in 2013, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communication.
“Sequestration,” a legal procedure in which every federal agency has the same percentage of its budget cut in order to take back deficit spending, was agreed to in the Budget Control Act of 2011 and scheduled to happen on March 1, 2013.
Governor Snyder was in Washington, D.C. for the National Governors Association Winter meeting. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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