In Their Own Words: Democratic Socialists, Green New Dealers Meet In Detroit

They don’t like capitalism Read more

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Pro-Gas Tax Hike Democrat: Never Seen A Public Willing To Tax Itself

Yet, local voters have approved 549 millages taxing themselves for roads and more Read more

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Average Detroit Student Missed 32.73 School Days Last Year

70% of the district’s 50,875 students were chronically absent, vs. 20% statewide Read more

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Will Troy’s Crackdown On Distracted Driving Spread?

City tickets drivers talking on handheld cellphones Read more

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Consultant: Green Jobs A ‘Lobbying Effort,’ Not Real Data

Activists claim 240,000 solar jobs, federal data indicates 3,295 Read more


Happy Tax Freedom Day, Michigan!

It took Michiganders 105 days to earn enough income to pay all their taxes Read more

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Legislative Open Records Bills Overcome Constitutional Hiccup

Other legislatures figured out separation of powers glitch, Michigan’s may be about to also Read more


Local Governments Get a Raise From Property Tax Payers

Tax limits still allow plenty of growth Read more


A Steady Decline for Unions Under Michigan’s Right-to-Work Law

The birthplace of the modern labor movement finds workers increasingly opting out Read more

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Project Gets $100,000 Taxpayer Subsidy, Creates Zero Jobs, Firm Returns Just $26,000

Officials had boasted ‘additional good-paying jobs for years to come’ Read more

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