Monthly Archives: January 2012

Continue Focus on Economy, Making Government More Efficient

Gov. Rick Snyder recently outlined his goals for 2012 in his annual State of the State address. Continue reading

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Looking for a Job? Visit the New Jobs and Talent Website

If you are looking for work, there is a new tool available to help: A state jobs and career website that offers assistance in finding a new job or preparing for a new career. Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. Transformed a Nation

A brave man once said: “On some positions, Cowardice asks the question, “Is it safe?” Expediency asks the question, “Is it politic?” And Vanity comes along and asks the question, “Is it popular?” But Conscience asks the question “Is it right?’ And there comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must do it because Conscience tells him it is right.” Continue reading

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