Chad Livengood

Detroit News

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Michigan's Republican Governor Rick Snyder took a beating today at a  congressional hearing  on lead poisoning in the City of Flint's water supply.

Passing the Blame Buck on the Flint Water Crisis

Michigan's Republican Governor Rick Snyder took a beating today at a congressional hearing on lead poisoning in the City of Flint's water supply.

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Almost two years ago, the city of Flint, Michigan began drawing water from the Flint River in order to save money.

Poisoned Water Poisons Public Trust

Almost two years ago, the city of Flint, Michigan began drawing water from the Flint River in order to save money.

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