A news service for the people of Michigan from the Mackinac Center for Public Policy

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Research Associate/MCC Online: Jarrett Skorup

Senior Capitol Correspondent: Tom Gantert

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Senior Investigative Analyst: Anne Schieber

Michigan Capitol Confidential spotlights the votes and proposals of the Michigan Legislature. It contains a review and analysis of important policy issues from around the state that did not always receive attention from the general media.

We will also make it easier to keep tabs on your elected representatives in Lansing. It is updated daily with current events from around the state.

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