Mackinac Center in the News

Detroit News Highlights Mackinac FOIA Fee Case

FOIA laws in need of reform. … more

Washington Examiner Quotes Vernuccio

Supreme Court could take up issue of agency fees. … more

LaFaive in Los Angeles Times

Detroit’s foreclosure problem and what to do about it. … more

Vernuccio Cited in Forbes

Why Wisconsin and others become right-to-work. … more

Right-To-Work For Taylor Teachers Begins Today

Mackinac Center Legal Foundation case in the news … more

Hohman in Wall Street Journal

Right-to-work states enjoy higher per capita income … more

Wright on the Beckman Show

MEA president earning taxpayer-funded pension. … more

Vernuccio in Washington Times

Wisconsin at work on right-to-work … more

Hohman on Film Incentives

Price tag of $500 million for no industry growth … more

Vernuccio Quoted on Illinois "Fair Share Dues"

Unions can no longer deduct dues from non-member paychecks … more

LaFaive in National Media

Mackinac Center expert's analysis on cigarette smuggling cited in national report … more

Media Covers McHugh's Committee Testimony

Few jobs, little transparency for Michigan corporate welfare machine … more

Reitz on Overcriminalization

MCPP, ACLU and Manhattan Institute panel discussion. … more

Vernuccio Op-Ed in Washington Times

How Big Labor can solve its membership crisis. … more

Center Study Featured in WZZM Report

Overcriminalization a growing concern nationwide. … more

Spalding Discusses School Choice

Joined on WKAR by Democratic lawmaker. … more

Labor Policy Expert Cited on Union Decline

Vernuccio in Detroit News, Free Press. … more

Center Research Cited in Washington Post

New cigarette smuggling study released. … more

LaFaive on WKZO in Kalamazoo

Discussed migration, legislative priorities and roads. … more

Statewide Media Attention for Missed Votes Report

How did your legislator do? … more

LaFaive: How to Cut $2.1 Billion in Spending

Guest on WILS in Lansing; ideas for road funding. … more

More Money for Roads Without Raising Taxes

Center analyst cited in Detroit News. … more

Parole, Sentencing Bills Can be Better

Op-Ed in Detroit Free Press. … more

Statewide Media Reporting on MEA Salary Hikes

Michigan Capitol Confidential first to cover issue. … more

Vernuccio on Fox News, in The Hill

Discussed bogus Black Friday protests, the future of unions. … more

Media Reporting on H.S. Report Card

Rankings available for all public high schools. … more

Senate Should Take Up HB4001

Center expert's op-ed on MLive today. … more

Vernuccio Op-Ed in Detroit News

Restore democracy to the workplace. … more

Vernuccio Cited on Tennessee VW Labor Talks

Chattanooga Times Free Press, Bloomberg Businesweek. … more

Lehman Discusses Legislative Priorities

Cut corporate welfare, fix roads. … more

Reitz Cited on Criminal Sentencing Reform

Legislative overhaul could save taxpayers money. … more

Vernuccio on Unions' Election Day Failure

Fox News, The Week cite labor policy expert. … more

Beckmann Cites CapCon on Film Incentives

Host, state senator discuss Hollywood corporate welfare. … more

Center Research Cited in Daily Caller

Corporate welfare continues to grow. … more

BEA President Unsure What Her Contract Says

Center attorney explains it and basis for teacher's lawsuit. … more

Media Coverage of Center's Latest Lawsuit

Brighton teacher sues union, school board. … more

LaFaive Cited by Fox News

Indiana toll road privatization. … more

Vernuccio Cited in Washington Examiner

Legislation seeks to protect workers from unions. … more

Why the UAW Didn't Need to Hike Dues

Detroit News op-ed. … more

MEA Can't Keep Story Straight on Union Bullying

VP apparently didn't read president's press release. … more

Economic Freedom and Prosperity

Mackinac Center speaker in Oakland Press. … more

Wright on Sunday Morning Program Talking RTW

Recent decision gives workers greater freedom. … more

News Coverage of MEA's Illegal 'August Window'

National, international media cite Center expert. … more

Officials Caved to Red Wings on Corporate Welfare

Team should have paid for new arena on its own. … more

Media Continues Reporting on Teacher Opt Outs

Ten percent of those who could left the MEA last year. … more

MEDC Approves Corporate Welfare for Dealership

LaFaive: Special favors unfair to competitors, taxpayers. … more

Vernuccio: UAW Facing Big Problems

Commentary in Capital Research Center's "Labor Watch." … more

AP Story on Teacher Opt Outs Goes National

More than 100 news outlets have coverage. … more

Gov. Granholm Teaching Class on Job Creation

LaFaive: "Recommend students stay away." … more

Media Continues to Cover MEA's 'August Window'

Union still threatening those who stopped paying dues. … more

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