To the Editor: Our State needs, and the residents of the 89th district deserve, competent leadership as Michigan moves ahead in its economic recovery. As citizens, we must do our part by voting in Tuesday’s election.
Michigan primary voters will begin determining what could be one of the bigger shake-ups in the state's congressional delegation in years, a revamp that could become even larger if business-supported Republican challengers can topple tea party-backed congressmen.
On August 5th we’ll be asked to vote on personal property tax reform. Although this reform purports to give money to the local government, it actually takes away the local taxing authority and centralizes decision-making.