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Michigan Residents’ 2020 Employment Income Decline Is Nation’s Eighth-Worst

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Work-From-Home Challenges City Income Tax Reach

Stay-at-home orders meant fewer workers commuting into cities that tax income Read more

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Mayor Calls Stimulus ‘Critical’; His Pay Rose From $132k To $137k In 2020

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Government Workers A Protected Class In 2020

Some Westland cops put in a few hours in 2020 and retired with six-figure payouts during the pandemic Read more

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No Rush For Government-Owned Traverse City Internet

Out of 3,200 potential customers, only 12 signed up in February Read more

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Celebrate Sunshine Week By Suing A Government Open Records Act Scofflaw

Mackinac Center did; its new suit joins seven others against Michigan governments Read more

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University of Michigan Works To Conceal Records It Must Disclose Under Law

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State Experts Have A New Plan — It Includes Lockdowns

State plan deviates from official Centers for Disease Control recommendations Read more

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Lawsuit: U-M Defies Open Records Law To Hide Pay Rates

University also defies series of Michigan court precedents favoring openness Read more

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Holland Restaurant Owner Arrested Over COVID Orders

Marlena’s Bistro and Pizzeria has operated at near capacity despite lockdown mandates Read more

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