December 9, 2016 MichiganVotes Weekly Roll Call Report

Speed limits, corporate subsidies, ‘photo-cop,’ Israel and more … more

Critic Still Misses Mark on Detroit Charter Research

The trouble with doubling down on anti-DeVos criticism … more

Michigan House Rejects Cronyism Bills

‘TIF on steroids’ legislation dead for now … more

Bad Santa: Trump Risks Cronyist Blowout with Carrier Incentives

Draining the swamp by creating new ones … more

Michigan Senate Passes Sensible Transportation Reforms

Uber, Lyft and taxis to play by the same rules … more

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Mackinac Center Director of Labor Policy Selected for Trump Agency Landing Team

Vernuccio will serve on team to coordinate transition at Department of Labor … more

House Lawmakers Consider Key Bills

Pension spiking, union release time, private public partnerships and toll roads on the table … more

Michigan’s Pension Bureaucrats Mislead Policymakers and the Public

Office of Retirement Services tries to derail pension reform … more

Mackinac Center Receives $500,000 Education Research Grant

The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation supports third year of education initiative … more

Tourism Officials Invited To Debate Efficacy of Pure Michigan

Mackinac Center researchers challenge state to defend claim that program is worth its cost … more

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