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Economic group to announce study on school starting before Labor Day

Posted: 11:37 AM, Sep 08, 2016
Updated: 2016-09-08 15:37:02Z

The Anderson Economic Group will announce its findings on the financial impact of the Post Labor Day School law Thursday afternoon.

A loophole in the law allows school districts to begin classes before Labor Day.

Critics claim starting school earlier hurts Michigan's tourist industry, the third largest source of income for the state.