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May 1, 2019
House Republicans volley snow day forgiveness bill back to Senate, ask Dems to reconsider

A day after Senate Democrats unexpectedly threw up a roadblock on the bill to forgive school districts for snow days during this year’s state emergency, the House sent it back for another run.

House Republicans volley snow day forgiveness bill back to Senate, ask Dems to reconsider

April 30, 2019
Snow day forgiveness debate has Senate Republicans accusing Democrats
of holding school calendar hostage

Michigan Democrats on Tuesday unanimously voted for a bill granting automatic snow day forgiveness to school districts due to the state’s cold emergency, but then executed a procedural move to render it moot.

Snow day forgiveness debate has Senate Republicans accusing Democrats of holding school calendar hostage