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East Lansing City Council Candidates: Mikey Manuel

East Lansing City Council candidate Mikey Manuel wants to implement an open-door policy for government transparency, be a strong platform for small businesses and support police reform and oversight while avoiding a reduction in the department's budget.

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Whitmer signs state budget, vetoes anti-mask and anti-abortion measures

The 2022 state budget sees the distribution of several previously enacted social and educational programs, including the yearly education budget passed earlier this year and Futures for Frontliners, a program that provides tuition free community college to certain essential workers who worked during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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East Lansing City Council Candidates: Ron Bacon

Having been selected to the East Lansing City Council following the resignation of two former councilmembers, Ron Bacon cites infrastructure and housing as his priorities should he be reelected to the council. He is running for a two-year term.