Wednesday political and (loosely-related) legal links

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder the latest to propose dumping the Michigan Business Tax for a 6 percent flat business tax. [MLive]

The Detroit Free Press assesses the field for the Democratic nomination. A name missing from the list that was mentioned this morning by Tim Skubick on WJBK is Joe Dumars, which will happen the same day I ride a purple unicorn. 

Former Lion and Spartan Charles Rogers is in trouble again. [WJBK]

Some school superintendents are wary of the consequences of Michigan trying to get “Race to the Top” educational funds from the federal government. [The News Herald] Apparently, they are concerned that they may actually have to meet standards in doing their jobs.