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Lawmaker Says 'Willful Neglect' Is the Rule at Embattled State Agency

… oversights. "MEDC has implemented enhanced … records, such as W-2s," MEDC spokeswoman Bridget … skeptical. "The MEDC is failing in administrating … Hohman said the MEDC failed to verify the … more

MEDC's New Program: Government Funding Government

City of Ypsilanti will benefit from MEDC's $50,000

… any of the $50,000 MEDC is kicking in to a crowdfunding … response to questions MEDC Spokesman Mike Shore … Ypsilanti. ~~~~~ See also: MEDC Boss Says Agency Changing; … No Good Reason the MEDC Should Exist Beer … more

A Rebuttal to the MEDC's Wall Street Journal Letter Part III

… essay, which uses an MEDC letter-to-the-editor … in recent years with MEDC assistance. Relying … tactic used by the MEDC and all defenders of … will not see from the MEDC is systematic research … more

Pure Michigan Scare Tactics

MEDC deploys 'Washington Monument syndrome'

… infrastructure. The MEDC is the state s corporate … and maintenance. The MEDC does not want its funding … Development Corporation (MEDC), said the plan "severely … press release from the MEDC, the media reports soon … more

MEDC Boss Says Agency Changing; Has Long History of Backing Bad Companies

A look back at five MEDC-backed failures

… projected by the MEDC came to fruition. Finney … Jobs Fund, which the MEDC oversees, was created … possible." "The MEDC of today is a very different … release . The MEDC has a long history of … more

State's Corporate Welfare Agency Tone Deaf to Requests for Transparency

MEDC treats transparency 'as an annoyance'

… transparency at the MEDC, companies accepting … of the hearing, the MEDC's chief executive, Steve … longstanding belief that MEDC presumes the public … interests. The MEDC should have insisted … more

The Real Problem With ‘Economic Development’ Programs

Michigan should end the MEDC

… the state sacked the MEDC. The reality is that … in the piece, [The MEDC s] overall impact on … mission. While the MEDC and MEGA started as … good. It s good that MEDC has shrunk but that … more

Michigan Film Incentives ‘All But Dead’

But if the MEDC wants them, it can keep them

… development agency, the MEDC, could continue selectively … more

MEDC President: LaFaive Is Right

… director, that the MEDC should be more transparent. The … the failure of the MEDC and its many programs, … of transparency the MEDC has exhibited in the … succeeded in getting the MEDC abolished, it's winning … more

USA Today Cites Center MEDC Research

USA Today cited a recent Mackinac Center study showing that just one-third of jobs promised by the Michigan Economic Development Corp. have come to fruition. more