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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.

Mystery Contribution Kept ‘Dues Skim’ Alive

Lawmakers Looking At MEDC Transparency

Attorney: Taylor District Violated Contract Law to Lock In 10-Year Union Agreement

Focusing on the Big Picture

How Republicans and Democrats view Medicaid expansion. … more

Michigan House and Senate Both Skeptical On Medicaid Expansion

Democrat U.S. Rep. Gary Peters Praises Michigan's GOP-Led Recovery

MichiganVotes: House GOP Medicaid Expansion Plan Faces Hurdles

Speedway Assistance: Public Safety or Corporate Welfare?

SEIU Lays Out Plan to Try and Continue 'Dues Skim'

Package Deal Politics

How road funding and Medicaid are connected. … more