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So Long Film Subsidies

Other 'economic development' programs should be next

… grants, battery plant subsidies, matching fund grants, … more

Clock is Ticking on Michigan's Film Subsidies

Unless the bill is vetoed, film incentives end soon

… to argue that film subsidies have been anything … twists and turns as film subsidies over the past seven … repairs. Crunchtime for film subsidies came on June 18, when … Chamber CEO Blasts Film Subsidies as a 'Boondoggle' Film … more

Michigan Chamber CEO Blasts Film Subsidies as a 'Boondoggle'

Bill extends film subsidies indefinitely

… Studley blasted film subsidies during withering testimony … dollars spent on film subsidies would be better employed … roads. If the Michigan film subsidies were a movie it would … altogether, allowing film subsidies to continue on a permanent … more

Lone Democrat Votes Against Party Line on Film Subsidies

… breaks and direct cash subsidies to film producers, … more

Memo to Reporters: Follow the Money!

On Hollywood subsidies

… Reasons Government Subsidies For Films Are A Bad … Idea Super Subsidies Housing … Nearly $40 Million To Subsidize Disney's 'Oz' Cost … more

That's a Wrap! Film Subsidies Terminated

Bill ending program now a law

… spectrum agree that subsidizing filmmaking is a … shot at ending the subsidies. The House quickly … on Michigan's Film Subsidies Michigan … Chamber CEO Blasts Film Subsidies as a 'Boondoggle' Film … more

Hey! Is that Brad Pitt in the Frozen Food Aisle?

Almost every argument in favor of film subsidies is wrong

… terminate the state's subsidies to film producers . ForTheRecord … So apparently film subsidies had nothing to do … says: State film subsidies mostly go to Hollywood … have also received subsidies from other states). … more

Electric Vehicle Battery Subsidy Failures Evident Early On

Former Gov. Granholm defends her policies in Detroit Free Press article

… credits and direct subsidies to four companies … also voted for the subsidies. "This is why … more
Subsidies per Student

Government Spending on Universities Rise, Tuition Hikes Follow

Higher education funding returns little to the state

… their buck for these subsidies. Higher education … than they did in 1970. Subsidizing universities also … tuition, government subsidies for higher education … the form of direct subsidies, tax credits and tax … more

Star Struck: Why States Chase the Film Industry with Subsidies

While economists on the right and the left say they shouldn't

… study on state film subsidies four years ago when … was that state film subsidies are costly to states … opinion of state film subsidies hadn t changed. The … existence Michigan s film subsidies have cost about a … more

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