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Snyder Signs Law That Refers to Residents as Michiganders

Michigan law now favors the term Michigander for residents of the state. Michigan law now favors the term Michigander for residents of the state. |  Photo: WDIO-TV file

November 27, 2017 10:29 AM

LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Are you a Michigander or a Michiganian?

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A new state law favors using the term Michigander.

Gov. Rick Snyder in recent days signed a 13-bill package related to modernizing laws related to historical markers. A portion of one bill defines residents of the state as Michiganders and removes references to the term Michiganians.


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