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LaFaive Op-Ed Published in The Detroit News

Why Michigan shouldn't single out Switch for tax breaks

Why Michigan shouldn't single out Switch for tax breaks

Lawmakers Rushing Through Special Tax Breaks

Will GOP backtrack on select deals?

Taxpayers shouldn't subsidize Steelcase pyramid deal

State Pension Plans Are Unsustainable

Funding liabilities would cost $5,400 per capita

Funding liabilities would cost $5,400 per capita

Legislature Examines Overcriminalization

Two bills propose solutions to criminal intent problem

Two bills propose solutions to criminal intent problem

Pension Predictions Fall Short

Defined-benefit plans don't get funded, they get underfunded

Defined-benefit plans don't get funded, they get underfunded

Beware 'Wimpy' Tax Cut Promises

Politicians will gladly give tax relief later for a big tax increase today

Politicians will gladly give tax relief later for a big tax increase today

The Politics of Speed Limits

Some special interests oppose raising interstate speed limits

Some special interests oppose raising interstate speed limits

The Case for Energy Competition

Study shows states without a monopoly have better, cheaper power

Study shows states without a monopoly have better, cheapter power

Forfeiture: What Next?

Take a look at bonding

Take a look at bonding

Courser's and Gamrat's 'Orphan Bills'

Bills abandoned by the two former legislators

Bills abandoned by the two former legislators

California Tax Bills Asking for Trouble

Lawmakers raising cigarette excise taxes are well-intentioned but misguided

Lawmakers raising cigarette excise taxes are well-intentioned but misguided

You’re in the 1 Percent

We can have policy differences while keeping perspective

We can have policy differences while keeping perspective

Film Incentives Clearly Hurt

Studies show a lack of positive economic impact

Studies show a lack of positive economic impact

So Long Film Subsidies

Other 'economic development' programs should be next

Other economic development programs should be next

A Victory for Political Free Speech

Wisconsin Supreme Court rules raids unconstitutional

Wisconsin Supreme Court rules raids unconstitutional

Mia's Story Shows Private Schools Can Help When Other Schools Have Failed

Despite spending half as much, a private school gives students with special needs what they need

Albion Superintendent Wrongly Tries to Stop Students From Leaving

Asks nearby districts to stop busing area students to their schools

The Real-World Costs of Union Release Time

Proposed law would require public workers to work for the public

Proposed law would require public workers to work for the public

The Fight for Free Speech

Think tanks juggle privacy and advocacy

Think tanks juggle privacy and advocacy

State-Based Obamacare Exchanges Cause More Pain Than Help

Three reasons why states should avoid creating their own health insurance exchanges.

The Problem of Corporate Welfare

Corporate welfare leaves smaller companies to struggle

Government Spending on Universities Rise, Tuition Hikes Follow

Higher education funding returns little to the state

Increased spending on public universities doesn't pay off for the economy or education.

State Tourism Spending Ineffective

For every $1 spent, hotel industry gets one penny

Unfunded State Employee Pension Liabilities Remain at $6.2 Billion

Closing the system is saving taxpayers from future liabilities

Michigan's Economic Recovery More Than Just the Auto Industry

Non-auto manufacturing has made a huge comeback

Critics of Growth Projections in House Road Plan Should Be Unnerved by Pension Underfunding

School pension plan requires large dedication of future revenue

Pure Michigan Scare Tactics

MEDC deploys 'Washington Monument syndrome'

MEDC deploys 'Washington Monument syndrome'

Obamacare Exchange: Michigan Dodged a Bullet

Michigan fortunate not to have established state exchange

Auto Insurance Reforms a Good Start

State needs to address high costs associated with mandated generous coverage

Reasons to Reason

Analytical thinking is essential in policy debates

Why we need analytical thinking in our policy debates