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Michigan Capitol Confidential broke the story of the city of Ann Arbor constructing a pricey sculpture while laying off firefighters.
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Fiscal Policy Director Michael LaFaive discusses "Sculpturegate" on Fox News on July 23, 2010.
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An attempt by Oakland County political operatives to place faux "Tea Party" candidates on the ballot was exposed by Michigan Capitol Confidential and led to a criminal investigation.
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Gubernatorial candidates Virg Bernero (D) and Rick Snyder (R) both told Michigan Capitol Confidential that they support expanding Michigan's Freedom of Information Act to state lawmakers and the governor's office.