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LANSING, Mich. (WZZM) -- Revenues from taxes and other sources are higher than expected, so the new Michigan state budget includes increased spending on a variety of state programs.

"We are providing more and better services to our citizens because they deserve it," says Michigan Governor Rick Snyder.

The budget for fiscal year 2013 includes increases for state police training, health care and heat assistance for the poor and puts over 130 million dollars into the state's rainy day savings account.

"We will bring that balance to half a billion dollars from 2 million dollars just a couple of years ago," says Governor Snyder.

"My ideal would be a flat budget with no increases whatever," says Republican State Representative Dave Agema of Grandville. "But some budgets need increases."

The state will also spend more on education in 2013. Universities and community colleges will get more.

School districts getting the minimum $6,846 per pupil foundation allowance will receive a $120 increase, raising the minimum to $6,966.

Democrats who voted against the budget say that increase is too small.

"The education budget confutes, in fact perpetuates, the massive cuts to education," says State Representative Brandon Dillon of Grand Rapids. "This budget did nothing to restore any of the massive cuts that were done last year. For the Grand Rapids Public Schools there is no increase."

Governor Snyder says the plan provides funds to the districts receiving the lowest per pupil allowance to reduce the difference between the top and bottom of the spectrum.

"It's not about spending money," he says. "It's about creating a system to help our hardworking teachers get even more student growth."

The state provided this breakdown of the Kent County districts that would receive additional revenue under the fiscal 2013 budget:

KENT 41025 NORTHVIEW PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST 3,490 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $418,846

KENT 41026 WYOMING PUBLIC SCHOOLS 4,622 $6,873 $93 $6,966 $429,800

KENT 41070 CEDAR SPRINGS PUBLIC SCHOOLS 3,446 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $413,526

KENT 41080 COMSTOCK PARK PUBLIC SCHOOLS 2,335 $6,861 $105 $6,966 $245,187

KENT 41130 GRANDVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS 5,682 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $681,780

KENT 41140 KELLOGGSVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS 2,316 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $277,910

KENT 41150 KENT CITY COMMUNITY SCHOOLS 1,288 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $154,578

KENT 41170 LOWELL AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT 3,799 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $455,905

KENT 41210 ROCKFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS 7,891 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $946,906

KENT 41240 SPARTA AREA SCHOOLS 2,797 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $335,626

KENT 41910 VANGUARD CHARTER ACADEMY 746 $6,873 $93 $6,966 $69,400

KENT 41911 GRATTAN ACADEMY 336 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $40,322

KENT 41918 CREATIVE TECHNOLOGIES ACADEM 329 $6,846 $120 $6,966 $39,493

KENT 41920 CHANDLER WOODS CHARTER ACADE 712 $6,861 $105 $6,966 $74,808

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