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Jack Spencer

Capitol Affairs Specialist

Jack Spencer is Capitol affairs specialist for Michigan Capitol Confidential, a news service of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. Spencer is a veteran Lansing-based journalist who worked 13 years at the Michigan Information & Research Service.

Governmental Culture, A Tough Nut To Crack

Governmental culture maintains status quo … more

Senate Offers Multiple Medicaid Expansion Plans

Kent County Land Bank Circumvents Market To Fund Operations

MEDC: The Same Old Run Around On Jobs Numbers

MichiganVotes: New Bill Starts Discussion Of Medicaid Expansion Alternatives

Civil Rights or Double Standard?

If Medicaid Expansion Passes, GOP 'Yes' Votes Likely Stuck Voting to Pay For It Too

'ER Visits Won't Increase' Claim By Medicaid Expansion Advocates Remains Dubious

Civil Rights Department Defying Governor On Racial Preferences, American Indian Mascots

Do We Celebrate Freedom and Liberty?

Or just July 4th? … more