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Less Driving Means Fewer Gas Taxes

Road funding will be affected by the pandemic Read more

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Michigan Cannot Enforce Its Own Barbering Laws

Illegal barbers are everywhere, but the state targets just one for fines and potential jail time Read more

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Pets or People?

The governor’s perplexing executive orders Read more

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The Renewable Fuels Standard Is Bad Energy Policy

Mackinac Center signs onto two coalition letters Read more

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Michigan vs. the Midwest: Reopening Plan Vague Compared To Neighbor States'

Ohio, Indiana, Illinois residents know where they’re going and when Read more

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Governor Still Needs Legislators Even When They Are Suing

The state would be better if they work together to pass budgets Read more

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Gov. Whitmer’s Latest Plan Lacks Detail

The public remains mostly in the dark Read more

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Mackinac Center Leads Coalition Letter Against Bailouts

States should use the tools they have to balance their budgets Read more

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The Emergency Administration

Gov. Whitmer made wide use of emergency powers before COVID-19 Read more

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What Data is Driving Gov. Whitmer’s Decisions?

Explanations from the governor are confusing and lack detail Read more

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