Background: Authorizes the Governor to appoint an Emergency Manager to make decision in financially distressed communities or school districts.
What it does: Gives non-elected gubernatorial appointees the power to change laws and contracts passed by locally elected officials that voters have chosen. Undermines democracy by preventing locally elected officials from taking any government action to serve residents.
Proposal 1 is opposed by:
A. Philip Randolph Institute
AFT Michigan Alliance for Immigrants Rights / Michigan Organizing Project
Clean Water Action
Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA) of Greater Lansing Area
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