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College Athlete Compensation Moves Forward

May 29, 2020

The House approved a two-bill package allowing college athletes to receive outside compensation for their name, image, and likeness. The bipartisan package was introduced by Representative Brandt Iden (R-Oshtemo Township) and Representative Joe Tate (D-Detroit), who were both college athletes. Additionally, the bills would allow agents to enter into contracts with student-athletes, which is considered […]

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