Features and Highlights

Fox Guarding the Henhouse

Public-sector union employees deserve protection from union bosses. … more

Talking About Tethers

Alternatives to prison could save taxpayers millions of dollars. … more

Dropped Call

Legislators should hang up on a costly telephone tax. … more

Lockdown

Gov. Granholm's cost cutting plan for prisons deserves attention. … more

Michigan Education Digest

Redford Union "strike," teachers' health premiums, win book money. … more

Take Me Out to the Market

The competition of free markets is reflected in our national pastime. … more

Hidden Treasure

Michigan should use its natural resources to help the economy. … more

Class is in Session

A new independent school in Grand Rapids focuses on classical education. … more

Money Mover

Detroit's People Mover costs much and does little. … more

Michigan Education Digest

Business leaders push for charter, teacher certification, win book money. … more

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