Mackinac Center in the News

Vernuccio Discusses Beck Rights

Was a guest on CNBC's "Kudlow Report." … more

National Review Highlights Center's Effort on RTW

More than two decades of leadership come to fruition. … more

Call a Taxi

Taxi regulations in Detroit representative of city's downfall. … more

Forced Unionism an Assault on Liberty

Vernuccio, O'Neil in Detroit Free Press. … more

Vernuccio, Lehman Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

The Mackinac Center and right-to-work. … more

Skorup Cited in Wall Street Journal

Taxpayers shouldn't fund sports stadiums. … more

State, National Media Turn to Mackinac Center on RTW

Center experts explain benefits of right-to-work for Michigan. … more

Labor Expert on Fox News, CNN Discussing RTW

Bill could pass Michigan Legislature on Tuesday. … more

Labor Expert Explains Right-to-Work in Bay City Times

A benefit to workers and the state. … more

Vernuccio Cited on CNN About Right-to-Work

Also appeared on Fox Business with Stuart Varney. … more

Vernuccio Op-Ed in USA Today on Right-to-Work

Labor expert explains benefits for Michigan. … more

Vernuccio Cited in Wall Street Journal

Right-to-work legislation announced. … more

Wall Street Journal Cites Center on RTW Statistics

Indiana 43,300 new jobs; Michigan has lost 7,300 this year. … more

Vernuccio in Reuters, on Fox Business Talking RTW

Indiana far outpacing Michigan as a right-to-work state. … more

Major Newspapers Highlight Center RTW Video

Short video explains what right-to-work is. … more

Vernuccio on Economic Benefits of Right-to-Work

Cited by MLive, WJRT. … more

LaFaive: Put Subsidies for Detroit Red Wings on Ice

Taxpayers should not be forced to support stadiums, arenas. … more

WSJ Cites Center on Detroit's Fiscal Problems

City could have avoided problems if it followed our advice. … more

Vernuccio Explains Right-to-Work in Detroit News

Misleading University of Oregon study also scrutinized. … more

State, National Media Cite Center on
Right-to-Work

Vernuccio in Washington Times, on Lucy Ann Lance Show. … more

Van Beek Discusses Education Reform

Education establishment less than forthright on legislation. … more

Vernuccio on Fox Business Black Friday

Discussed loss of union influence in Michigan and elswhere. … more

How to Fix the Emergency Manager Law

James Hohman in the Lansing State Journal. … more

Vernuccio Talks Prop 2 on Fox Business

Loss was a crushing blow for organized labor. … more

Michigan Would Fall Hardest Over 'Fiscal Cliff'

David Littmann on WXYZ in Detroit. … more

NYT: Prop 2 'An Embarrassing Loss for Labor'

Vernuccio cited on Prop 2 loss in New York Times. … more

LaFaive Discusses Ballot Failures

A mandate for legislative reforms? … more

Labor Expert in Chicago Tribune

Prop 2 loss "a major setback for organized labor." … more

Vernuccio on Prop 2 in Forbes

"A desperate grab for power by government unions." … more

Vernuccio on Prop 2 in Huffington Post

Wayne Co. sheriff handcuffs facts of proposed amendment. … more

Vernuccio in The Daily Caller

Prop 2 would cost taxpayers $1.6 billion annually. … more

Center Experts Address Props 1, 2 and 4

Analsysts on Fox Business, WDIV, WDET … more

Vernuccio in L.A. Times, New York Times

Prop 2 most significant issue in nation behind president. … more

Michigan Press Association Questions Prop 2

Could have "chilling effects" on Freedom of Information Act. … more

Free Press Live Chat on Prop 4

Center's senior attorney explains SEIU unionization scheme. … more

Schools Ignoring Merit Pay Law

Education expert details findings on WJR. … more

Media Looks to Center on A123 Bankruptcy

Fox News, MLive cite Skorup on failed subsidy recipient. … more

Analyst Cited on Prop 1

James Hohman Op-Ed also in Detroit Legal News. … more

Districts Ignoring Merit-Pay Law

Gov. Granholm reform widely shunned by MEA, schools. … more

Prop 2 Analysis Gets State, National Coverage

Freep, National Review Online cite $1.6 billion in lost savings. … more

Prop 4 Supporter Calls Dad 'An Idiot'

Retired Detroit police officer objects to his wife paying forced union dues to care for disabled adult children in their own home. … more

MEDC's Lack of Transparency Goes National

Fox, Instapundit pick up Center expose of hidden A123 video. … more

Labor Expert on Fox Business, in Washington Times

Vernuccio on Prop 2, union spending, Citizens United. … more

Prop 4 a 'Money Grab'

Wright: using constitution to "whitewash a sordid history." … more

Vernuccio Discusses Prop 2 in Marquette County

Labor expert explains radical union proposal to U.P. listeners. … more

Freep Cites Fiscal Expert on Prop 5

LaFaive: Politicians don't like the scrutiny of their work. … more

Counting on Us for Count Day

Media turn to Center analysts for details on school funding. … more

Center's Prop 3 Study Cited

State, national media mention job loss projections. … more

State, National Media Turn to Mackinac Center Analysts and Research for Details, Comments on Proposal 2

Wall Street Journal, National Review Online, Detroit News. … more

Center Work on Prop 4 Cited

Detroit News, Midland Daily News cover SEIU scheme. … more

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