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Pets or People?

The governor’s perplexing executive orders

The governor’s perplexing executive orders

Michigan Cannot Enforce Its Own Barbering Laws

Illegal barbers are everywhere, but the state targets just one for fines and potential jail time

Illegal barbers are everywhere, but the state targets just one for fines and potential jail time

The Emergency Administration

Gov. Whitmer made wide use of emergency powers before COVID-19

Gov. Whitmer made wide use of emergency powers before coronavirus

COVID-19 and the Word 'All'

Both health and economic conditions make clear that we need to move to the next phase

Both health and economic conditions make clear that we need to move to the next phase

Planet of the Humans

New Jeff Gibbs/Michael Moore documentary targets green energy

New Jeff Gibbs/Michael Moore documentary targets green energy

Budgets in the Time of Coronavirus

State officials should consider bold spending cuts and other reforms

State officials should consider bold spending cuts and other reforms

Government Should Help, Not Lead Recovery

Protecting public health and safely reopening the economy are not mutually exclusive

Protecting public health and safely reopening the economy are not mutually exclusive

Now is the Time to Start Downsizing ISDs

Education bureaucracies should take brunt of looming budget hit

Education bureaucracies should take brunt of looming budget hit

Cabins, Hand Sanitizer and More

Michigan businesses continue to get creative

Michigan businesses continue to get creative

Legislature Has a Role in Emergencies

Governor Whitmer and the Legislature should embrace collaboration

Governor Whitmer and the Legislature should embrace collaboration

More Businesses Step Up to Help

Shoe factories, clothes makers and volunteers make masks for health care workers

Shoe factories, clothes makers and volunteers make masks for health care workers

Michigan's Coronavirus Response Bills

A special edition of the MichiganVotes Roll Call Report

A special edition of the MichiganVotes Roll Call Report

Educators Step Up to Fill Distance Learning Gap

District, charter, private schools adapt while state officials wait

District, charter, private schools adapt while state officials wait

Some Perspective: Michigan is Stronger Today

The state is in a more resilient position to weather an economic storm than at any time before

The state is in a more resilient position to weather an economic storm than at any time before

Reporting or Promoting?

Why transparency of business subsidy programs shouldn’t be controlled by administrators

Why transparency of business subsidy programs shouldn’t be controlled by administrators

MDE Memo Sends Wrong Message

Families need more flexibility

Families need more flexibility

Emergency Powers Under Michigan Law

A quick overview of how these rarely used laws work

A quick overview of how these rarely used laws work

How To Think About Government Emergency Powers

Officials have the authority and the public’s support – for now

Officials have the authority and the public’s support – for now

Strengthen State Spending Limits

Government assistance allows more government spending under state limits

Government assistance allows more government spending under state limits

Michigan Wins by Attracting Everyone

College graduates and young people aren’t special

College graduates and young people aren’t special

Use Better Assumptions to Pay for Pensions

Lawmakers should pay close attention to state pension systems

Lawmakers should pay close attention to state pension systems

How Tax Policy Gets Poked Full of Holes

States should lower rates across the board instead of giving targeted exceptions

States should lower rates across the board instead of giving targeted exceptions

Doubling Down on Government Preschool

New Whitmer pre-K proposal would further restrict family options

New Whitmer pre-K proposal would further restrict family options

Taking Michigan’s Literacy Challenge Seriously

Tackling teacher prep, social promotion key to helping kids learn

Tackling teacher prep, social promotion key to helping kids learn

Michigan Can Spend its Fuel Taxes on Roads

Reprioritizing revenue to roads is better than taking on bonds

Reprioritizing revenue to roads is better than taking on bonds

Ed Trust-Midwest Report Misses the Mark

Huge price tag obscured by exaggerated calls for equitable funding

Huge price tag obscured by exaggerated calls for equitable funding

Court Cases Could Provide Detroit Students With Options

Nowhere do families need more quality educational options than in Detroit

Nowhere do families need more quality educational options than in Detroit