By the Numbers

$4 billion: The amount of money Michigan saved by shifting its new employees to a 401(k)-style retirement plan in 1997.

$24.3 billion: The current amount of money the school employees pension system is underfunded.

$730 billion to $4 trillion: The amount of unfunded pension liabilities across the country.

$150: The amount of money Teamsters Local 214 wanted to charge right-to-work employees to file grievances prior to a Mackinac Center Legal Foundation lawsuit.

$0: The amount of money Teamsters Local 214 is charging the employees after the lawsuit.

100%: The amount of Michigan Senate districts that use Mackinac Center’s VoteSpotter app.

98%: The amount of Michigan House districts that use VoteSpotter.