About this audio file: On Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008, Michael D. LaFaive, director of the Morey Fiscal Policy Initiative at the Mackinac Center, was interviewed on "The Frank Beckmann Show" on WJR 760AM regarding Gov. Jennifer Granholm’s 2008 State of the State speech. LaFaive explained that Mackinac Center experts have tallied the number of times governors mentioned expanding or limiting the scope of government in State of the State addresses dating back to 1969, and in her 2008 address Gov. Granholm set a record with 24 mentions of government expansion compared to four limitations. The interview is 10 minutes and 20 seconds.

Post a public comment on this.
View all comments on Mackinac Center articles.

~~~~~

Related Articles:

"Rich States, Poor States" Presentation – Traverse City, MI

Friedman Legacy Day

Trust Parents or Political Appointees to Choose Best School for Kids?

Legacy Society

July 22, 2016 MichiganVotes Weekly Roll Call Report

MSU: You Can Be Ticketed For Smoking in Your Own Car