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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder’s newest bill was just declared unconstitutional by one circuit judge. The bill required school employees to pay 3 percent of their salaries toward health care coverage in retirement, but the judge ruled there is no guarantee for workers that they will actually get back their money in benefits. This comes as Snyder works to pass multiple bills as he strives to cut the Michigan budget. Source
Know where your food comes from? One third of the food we eat depends on bees to pollinate it, and bees are worth some 16 billion dollars to the U.S., but still they are disappearing because of our unsustainable food growing practices. This irreplaceable part of our food chain is endangered. Read about a documentary about this here.
Barack Obama has officially launced his 2012 campaign