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MEA, schools preach diversity and inclusion, but treat dissenters with scorn

Are parents bullies, or are they the bullied, on the school board meeting playground? Read more

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Pfizer admits: Covid vaccine was never meant to stop transmission

‘Moving at the speed of science’ does not excuse Pfizer’s bold claims, which it knew to be untrue Read more

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Michigan teachers union makes fake claim of attacks by parents

Seeking to silence school board opponents, Michigan Education Association joins national effort to demonize dissent Read more

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Whitmer ties tutoring funds to school districts

After shutting down a tutoring scholarship that would have given funds to families, Whitmer relaunches it, but gives the money to school districts Read more

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Dearborn school board meeting shows value of active citizenship

Parents in Dearborn believe in the future and their ability to decide it Read more

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Did lockdowns make a difference in Michigan?

After-action report answers few questions asked by public, including: Why were responses different with each wave of pandemic? Read more

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Gov. Whitmer has a numbers problem

Twice in one week, Whitmer presented misleading numbers to the public Read more

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After audit, Michigan child support system will review vendor access quarterly, require confidentiality agreements

Performance audit found confidentiality agreements lacking for 14% of vendors Read more

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During lockdowns, Michigan hired consulting firm that ‘turbocharged’ opioid crisis

McKinsey paid a $573 million settlement for its role in the opioid crisis. Why did the Whitmer administration pay it to advise on COVID-19 decisions? Read more

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As ESG faces resistance from states, Michigan should join in

19 states allege consumer fraud; Michigan bill would ban public retirement systems from ESG investing Read more

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Michigan school districts face lawsuits alleging retaliation, lack of due process

Parents who speak up may find themselves reported to their employers, law enforcement Read more

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Michigan bill would ban public retirement systems from ESG investing

Retirement systems would only be allowed to consider ‘pecuniary’ factors, not ‘ideological objectives.’ Read more

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Michigan launches ‘new era’ economic development fund, but its history is one of failure

Legislators, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, go all in on select corporate subsidies, attempting to pick winners and losers. Read more

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School districts could become dues collectors for employee unions under current legislation

MEA, other unions, could make a collection requirement part of employee contracts Read more

Commentary

Michigan: If you were essential in 2020, you might be in ‘the useless class’ in 2023

Michigan’s partnership with the World Economic Forum will accelerate Detroit’s decline, using taxpayer money Read more

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School officials are to blame for parent uprising

Families raise children, not teachers or bureaucrats Read more

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Michigan lags other states in regaining jobs lost due to pandemic-era lockdown

Numbers from Bureau of Labor Statistics show slower recovery in states that had the strictest pandemic lockdowns Read more

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In $1B spending spree, Michigan lawmakers gave $13M to two unions

Legislative grants allow lawmakers to direct public money to specific projects in a secretive fashion Read more

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Michigan Rep. Lawrence leads Congress in proxy votes

Lawrence has nearly 3X the proxy votes of any other Michigan representative in Congress Read more

Commentary

Canada, at last, ends vaccine mandate for American travelers

Vaccine status should not affect the movement of people and goods between Michigan and a major trading partner Read more

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Government has not ended poverty, but task force wants to try harder

Despite recommendations of poverty task force, growing the state government can’t promise better outcomes Read more

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Ottawa County Township moves toward restricting short-term rentals

Park Township discusses banning unlicensed short-term rentals of homes, limiting number of rentals Read more

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Despite Biden’s upbeat talk, manufacturing jobs are in a decline

Electric vehicles are not bringing jobs to Michigan Read more

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Rail proponents use shaky data to secure millions in funding

Proposed Railway Project Study Uses Questionable Data To Secure Millions in Funding Read more

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Rashida Tlaib’s ‘net-zero’ energy fantasy is dangerous

Winter is coming; will your energy sources be reliable and ready? Read more

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