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Governor signs Capital Outlay bill at Wayne State
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was joined by President Gilmour, WSU students and staff, and state legislators at Wayne State University on June 25, 2012, as he signed a bill authorizing more than $300 million in capital outlay spending on Michigan universities. The bill provides for $30 million in funding to Wayne State for the new state-of-the-art Multidisciplinary Biomedical Research Building (MBRB). In his remarks at the press conference, President Gilmour stated that the MBRB will be a source not only for education and discovery, but also for economic growth. The legislation, HB 5541, is now Public Act 192.