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Senate Bill Revitalizes Skepticism about Corporate Handouts

Policymakers and the public should question undisclosed expenses Read more

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Michigan’s Ineffective, Unfair and Expensive Corporate Handouts

The state should get out of the business of providing business favors Read more

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National Groups Push Music Therapist Licensing – Which Benefits Themselves

Michigan’s up next in considering music therapist bill Read more

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Mislabeled Good Jobs for Michigan Program Would Be Added to the Business Subsidy Scorecard

Corporate handouts continue to be ineffective Read more

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Lack of Money For Universities Didn’t Cost Michigan Amazon – Or Economic Growth

There is little relationship between state spending and results Read more

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State Gives Solar Preferences on Land 'Preserved' for Farmland

The move highlights some problems with government interference in private land use decisions Read more

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Licensing Laws are Destructive and Ineffective – But There Are Alternatives

There are ways to regulate without locking workers out Read more

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The Michigan Budget Fight Is Not Over Roads – It’s Everything Else

Budgets should be in line with lawmakers' priorities Read more

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Lawmakers Shouldn’t Bend to Bad Road Funding Policy To Meet Arbitrary Road Deadline

Lack of consensus on road funding not a good reason to shut down the government Read more

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Governor Whitmer Stands Up for the Michigan Constitution

Veto of appropriations puts legislative scheme on hold Read more

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