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President Trump has threatened to veto the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, which sets spending levels for the Pentagon. As part of his rationale, he’s singled out two measures having to do with PFAS chemicals.


The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative - a fund dedicated to preserving and cleaning up the Great Lakes - could see a $20 million boost.

President Donald Trump was in Michigan Thursday. People were lined up for blocks in downtown Grand Rapids to see Trump speak.

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Congressman Jack Bergman announced on Thursday that he will donate his salary as long as the government shutdown lasts.

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Whitmer will join a bi-partisan group of incoming governors hoping to discuss their priorities for the coming year with the President.

A spokesperson for Whitmer says the Governor-elect wants to weigh-in on trade policy, promoting affordable health care and protecting the Great Lakes.

Whitmer rarely mentioned Trump by name on the campaign trail, but still criticized much of his agenda and frequently said Michigan was in the business of building bridges rather than walls that create division.