Economic Development

A History of Corporate Welfare Failure: Mackinac Center Testimony in the Michigan House

"The truth is these are mostly political development programs, not economic development programs." … more

The End of Hollywood Corporate Welfare?

Legislators look to fix budget overspending

Legislators look to fix budget overspending. … more

One Sector Grew Last Decade: Corporate Welfare

Very few jobs to show for special favors, subsidies

Very few jobs to show for special favors, subsidies. … more

Trim Corporate Welfare to $0

Mark Schauer's Support for Corporate Welfare

He had lots of help from the GOP along the way

He had lots of help from the GOP along the way. … more

Occupy to Protest Mackinac Center

Group sends mixed message with its words, actions. … more

End of an Error

State's corporate welfare "authority" closing Jan. 1. … more

No State Favors For Fastest Growing Companies

No state corporate welfare went to these fastest growers. … more

Another MEGA Loser

In the latest government economic development failure in Michigan, Evergreen Solar files for bankruptcy. … more

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