Beth LeBlanc and Craig Mauger

Government, Business, TCA

Next Four Months Could Make or Break Michigan Road Aid Deal

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Gov. Gretchen Whitmer proposed hiking the gas tax by 45 cents per gallon. (Jeff Kowalsky/Bloomberg News)

LANSING, Mich. — If Gov. Gretchen Whitmer wants to “fix the damn roads” during the 2020 election year, she’ll have to quickly find consensus with Republican lawmakers, say political operatives who’ve worked on transportation funding.

Beth LeBlanc and Craig Mauger | The Detroit News
January 2, 2020