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The Great Lakes Trough Truce

Spending interest groups only ask for more money

Spending interest groups only ask for more money

Back To The Future With Renewable Energy Puffery

Who benefits if families must pay more to get the same amount of electric power?

Who benefits if families must pay more to get the same amount of electric power?

Put ISD Funding on Education Budget Table

While agency spending grows, Guv seeks student-based cuts

While agency spending grows, Guv seeks student-based cuts

Property Tax Revenue On a Slow Rise

Value of property increased 12 percent over past four years

Value of property increased 12 percent over past four years

Education Budget Should Back Parents' Priorities

Snyder's proposal undercuts cyber school, shared time options

Snyder's proposal undercuts cyber school, shared time options

Michigan Is Not a Windy State

The true cost of wind in Michigan is beginning to become clear

The true cost of wind in Michigan is beginning to become clear

Michigan’s Long 'Bad Driver Tax' Nightmare Will Finally End

A revenue-grab from the state's lost decade left a trail of social costs and broken lives

A revenue-grab from Michigan’s lost decade left a trail of social costs and broken lives

Airbnb Ban the Latest in Detroit’s Short-sighted Thinking

City council makes it harder to earn a living and visit a city desperate for population growth

City council makes it harder to earn a living and visit a city desperate for population growth

Renewable Energy is Not Cheaper After All

Popular measurement of renewable energy's cost ignores its unpredictable nature

Popular measurement of renewable energy's cost ignores its unpredictable nature

Michigan House Votes to Protect Electronic Data

Nearly unanimous in support of prohibiting state cooperation with illegal federal searches and seizures

Nearly unanimous in support of prohibiting state cooperation with illegal federal searches and seizures

Cash Bail Hurts Innocent Poor People

The practice should be reformed to serve its purpose better

The practice should be reformed to serve its purpose better

Many Michigan Families Sacrifice for Choice

Documentary shows how Blaine Amendment limits education options

Documentary shows how Blaine Amendment limits education options

How to Help Those with a Criminal Record Find Work

Eliminate unnecessary crimes, right-size punishments and repeal licensing laws

Eliminate unnecessary crimes, right-size punishments and repeal licensing laws

2017 Was Good For Michigan

State economy continues to expand

State economy continues to expand

You Can Legally Warm Your Car Now

The Legislature should repeal more nonsensical administrative rules in 2018

The Legislature should repeal more nonsensical administrative rules in 2018

School Choice Breaks Down Racial Barriers

Some districts’ residency requirements reinforce segregation

Some districts’ residency requirements reinforce segregation

Assessing Michigan’s Alleged Teacher Shortage

Over 100,000 qualified teachers are not employed by a public school

Over 100,000 qualified teachers are not employed by a public school

How Right-to-Work and the End of the 'Dues Skim' Killed the SEIU in Michigan

Membership, revenue and political spending plummet

Membership, revenue and political spending plummet for SEIU Healthcare-Michigan

MEA Attack on Online Charters Misses Mark

Policy based on bad data, double standards would hurt families

Policy based on bad data, double standards would hurt families

Why There’s a Revolving Prison Door

New research suggests that strict parole rules contribute to inflated prison populations

New research suggests that strict parole rules contribute to inflated prison populations

Change Careers to Teaching? Take the SAT

New bureaucratic rule constricts educator pipeline

New bureaucratic rule constricts educator pipeline

When Firefighters Aren’t Allowed to Fight Fires

Licensing rules prevent ex-convicts from contributing productively to society

Licensing rules prevent ex-convicts from contributing productively to society

Why We Might Not Want to Require Rescue

Proposal to reverse no-duty-to-rescue law needs a deeper examination

Proposal to reverse no-duty-to-rescue law needs a deeper examination

DeVos: Fight for Students, Not Over Them

Secretary of Education makes powerful case for parental choice

Secretary of Education makes powerful case for parental choice

Education Officials Avoid Obvious Solutions

Reforms needed before taking teacher shortage claims seriously

Reforms needed before taking teacher shortage claims seriously

Michigan Closer to More Available Dental Care

Mackinac Center recommendation passes Senate

Mackinac Center recommendation passes Senate

Don’t Push the School Funding Panic Button

Districts can adapt to federal enrollment projections

Districts can adapt to federal enrollment projections

Auto Insurance Reforms Worth Supporting

Bill isn’t perfect, but it’s a significant move in the right direction

Bill isn’t perfect, but it’s a significant move in the right direction

How to Strike a Balance on Short-Term Rentals

Cities should enforce existing regulations, not ban rentals all together

Cities should enforce existing regulations, not ban rentals all together

Happy Anniversary Tax Hikers

Ten years have passed since we took your bait

Ten years have passed since we took your bait

It’s Time to Allow Direct Vehicle Sales

You can’t buy a Tesla or a Fido in Michigan

You can’t buy a Tesla or a Fido in Michigan

Arbitrary Licensing Requirements Should be Scrapped

Unemployment is a leading indicator for recidivism

Unemployment is a leading indicator for recidivism

‘Raise the Age’ Proposals Pending in Lansing

New legislation would stop automatically treating 17-year-olds as adults

New legislation would stop automatically treating 17-year-olds as adults

Most Michigan Parents Satisfied with School Choice

Superintendent Whiston backtracks from 'backwards' claim

Superintendent Whiston backtracks from “backwards” claim

Flatten the Tax Code

Select tax breaks aren’t the answer to our tax problems

Select tax breaks aren’t the answer to our tax problems

Let Local Schools Decide Their Calendars

More districts seeking freedom from Labor Day mandate

More districts seeking freedom from Labor Day mandate