CHICAGO - Michigan lawmakers wrapped up their 2008 session Friday with the approval of a long sought-after measure to advance a bond-funded plan to expand Detroit's Cobo Center as well as a plan to build a light-rail line that could play a key role in the development of a regional southeastern Michigan transportation system.

The Legislature postponed until next year a pair of tax and fee increase proposals that would have boosted funding for transportation infrastructure projects across the state.

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