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  • Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

    President Donald Trump's latest trade actions could push up car prices in Michigan, Governor Rick Snyder told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin.

  • *China could restrict export of key goods to U.S. BEIJING, Sept 17- China will not be content to only play defense in an escalating trade war with the United States, a widely read Chinese tabloid warned, as U.S. The United States and China have already levied duties on $50 billion worth of each other's goods in an intensifying row that has jolted global financial...

  • *China could restrict export of key goods to U.S. BEIJING, Sept 17- China will not be content to only play defense in an escalating trade war with the United States, a widely read Chinese tabloid warned, as U.S. The United States and China have already levied duties on $50 billion worth of each other's goods in an intensifying row that has jolted global financial...

  • Sen. Claire McCaskill 

    Voters in four states will cast ballots in pivotal midterm primary races, while an Ohio district will pick a new member of Congress in a surprisingly competitive special election. 

  • June 14- Michigan on Thursday adopted the strictest U.S. rules to guard against lead in drinking water, a move sparked by the Flint water crisis that exposed thousands of city residents to the toxic chemical, officials said. Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, who has been criticized for his slow response in the crisis, said state officials decided to exceed federal...

  • Waymo, Google's self-driving car project, will start testing its autonomous vehicles in Michigan.

  • An Uber driverless Ford Fusion drives down Smallman Street on September, 22, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

    Companies can now test self-driving cars on Michigan public roads without a driver or steering wheel under new laws that could push the state to the forefront of autonomous vehicle development.

  • Top States 2016

    Some states have made big economic strides. Others are falling short. Here's a look at movers on CNBC's Top States for Business 2016.

  • Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is sworn in to testify before a House Oversight and government Reform hearing on "Examining Federal Administration of the Safe Drinking Water Act in Flint, Michigan, Part III" on Capitol Hill in Washington March 17, 2016.

    Snyder apologized for the public health emergency in Flint and defended his administration's response.

  • Michigan National Guard Staff Sergeant William Phillips of Birch Run, Michigan, helps Flint resident Amanda Roark and her son Dash take bottled water out to her vehicle after she received it at a Flint Fire Station January 13, 2016 in Flint, Michigan.

    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder committed $28 million more to pay for filters, bottled water, school nurses, testing and monitoring.

  • Cars drive down Grand River Avenue in Detroit with the city's skyline in the background.

    A U.S. judge confirmed the Detroit plan to adjust its debt and exit the biggest-ever municipal bankruptcy on Friday.

  • Scott Walker

    In 36 states electing governors, it's all about the economy. Governors seeking re-election promised to turn things around. Have they?

  • People, mostly union and retired city workers, protest in front of the U.S. Courthouse where Detroit's bankruptcy eligibility trial began this morning October 23, 2013 in Detroit.

    Some cities may need to be pushed into bankruptcy, while others may just need a healthy dose of private-sector medicine, said TransPro Consulting CEO Mark Aesch.

  • The skyline of Detroit

    Detroit must dig itself out of the hole it created and cannot wait to see if the federal government will come to its rescue, the city's emergency manager said on Sunday.

  • Twenty-two U.S. governors make over $140,500 a year, and they've been investing in some impressive digs. Click ahead to take a peek at the homes of some top-paid governors.

  • There's a lot on the agenda as Detroit's emergency financial manager tries to meet a deadline to decide whether the city and escape a bankruptcy filing.

  • Goodwill had warned of "catastrophic" consequences on the secondary market.

    In Michigan, more than 3,500 lottery winners are also on public assistance, drawing attention to waste in a state still reeling from the nation's economic downturn.

  • Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing

    Standard & Poor's on Friday showed its support for Michigan's takeover of Detroit by upgrading the city's credit rating to "stable" from "negative."

  • Kevyn Orr

    Bankruptcy lawyer Kevyn Orr was named Detroit's emergency financial manager.

  • Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing

    Kevyn Orr, the attorney who managed Chrysler's 2009 bankruptcy, is reportedly Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's top pick to be Detroit's financial emergency manager.