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Free-Market Approaches to Immigration Reform

Issues and Ideas Forum

This Issues and Ideas Forum will look at the question from a free-market perspective. Our speakers will be Alex Nowrasteh, an immigration policy analyst at the Cato Institute, and Helen Krieble, founder and president of The Vernon K. Krieble Foundation and creator of the “Red Card Solution,” a plan that could curb illegal immigration by offering non-citizen work permits that do not lead to citizenship.

Expanding the Electricity Market: A Good Choice for Consumers

Issues and Ideas Forum

This Issues and Ideas Forum features Dr. Ted Bolema, a Mackinac Center adjunct scholar and senior policy editor for the Mercatus Center in Washington, D.C. who will make the case for why Michigan needs to give Michigan electricity customers more options.

Criminal Minds: The Importance of Defining Intent in Criminal Statutes

Issues and Ideas Forum

This Issues and Ideas Forum features Paul Larkin of the Heritage Foundation, Marc Levin of the Texas Public Policy Foundation and Michael Reitz of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy who will discuss the need to define intent in Michigan criminal statutes.

The Higher Ed Bubble: Finding Financial Sanity on Campus

Issues and Ideas Forum

Join Dr. Vedder for insights on this issue and hear his ideas to solve the high cost of a college education

Issues & Ideas Forum

The Future of Unionized Government

“The Future of Unionized Government” featuring Paul Kersey, Mackinac Center Labor Policy Director, David Masud, Managing Partner Masud Labor Law Group, Tom Eaton, Deputy Director of Human Resources, County of Oakland, and Barbara Ruga, Labor Lawyer, member of the Clark Hill Law Firm.