Government

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Dear Governor Synder,
Just last year I was coming out of Meijer’s and a lady approached me asking me to sign a petition to remove you from office. When I asked her why was it that she wanted you removed, she stated that you weren’t getting things done like you should have. I decided not to sign the petition because at the time I had no idea if you were getting things done or not. I then decided to do some research on you and found that your approval rating was very low at the time. A study was also just conducted a couple months ago with ratings of 41 percent of Michigan residents approving of you and 53 percent disapproved. There has also been another petition to recall you as governor of Michigan done by an organization called Michigan Rising.
During my research I found that many people are upset that you are taking away from the middle-class and giving to the wealthy, also there are problems with Education, Unemployment, Housing and Taxes. But, last month a $49 billion dollar budget was signed into law. This budget will increase funding for education and public safety which has a small tax break for individuals. This budget was done well before the October 1st deadline and some worry that this causes cuts in education where it should be the focus. I agree with this because funding for education is limited and it’s causing tuition prices to go up, which there should be something done about it, but a more helpful solution to Michigan’s economy.
Then there is also the New International Trade Crossing Bridge. Many Michigan residents are also upset about this and feel it is unnecessary while others support this decision because of the possibility of this bridge boosting Michigan’s economy and creating new jobs. My advice for this would be to make sure you also have a plan to fix some of the Michigan roads and bridges too because they also need attention. I approve…...

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