Commentary

Lawmakers Have the Authority to Repeal Paid Leave Act

The margarine wars show that the Legislature has the power Read more

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'Stand Up To Billionaires And Corporations'? Tlaib Voted To Give Them One Billion Taxpayer Dollars

She approved 8 of 8 bills that authorized taxpayer subsidies to corporations and developers Read more

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The Costly Part of Government-Owned Broadband

Government-led broadband projects leave taxpayers on the hook Read more

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‘Union Time On Taxpayer Dime’: Now Or Never In GOP State House

Republican-controlled Senate has passed a ban twice Read more

Commentary

Serve the Public by Protecting the Integrity of Evidence in Criminal Proceedings

How a forensic science commission would help protect citizens Read more

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Legislature Tries To End Public Pension Spiking By Union Officials 

An earlier reform ended six-figure payouts, but union officials still accrue regular school pensions Read more

Commentary

A Look at What Happens After Minimum Wage Hikes in Michigan

Job growth drives low-income wage increases more than legal minimums Read more

News Story

Some 'Tipped' Restaurant Workers Say Don't Raise Our Minimum Wage

‘No restaurant can ever pay us in an hourly wage what we make in tips’ Read more

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Michigan’s Highest Paid Public School Servants

Who says public service can’t be rewarding? Read more

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Donors To Politically Sensitive Groups Protected By Privacy Bill

Personal info on contributors to nonprofits would not be posted on government databases Read more

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