The Michigan law that lets Gov. Rick Snyder name emergency managers to help fiscally troubled cities and school systems was the target of a repeal effort that ended in a deadlocked vote to put it on the ballot. (Associated Press)

The Michigan law that lets Gov. Rick Snyder name emergency managers to help fiscally troubled cities and school systems was the target of a repeal effort that ended in a deadlocked vote to put it on the ballot. (Associated Press)