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New Report Combats Charter School Myths

Recent studies contain factual errors, unsubstantiated claims

Recent studies contain factual errors, unsubstantiated claims

Expungement Bills Offer Hope

A statement from the Mackinac Center

A statement from the Mackinac Center

Mackinac Center Statement on MDHHS Emergency Orders

Gov. Whitmer is attempting to sidestep the Michigan Supreme Court

Gov. Whitmer is attempting to sidestep the Michigan Supreme Court

Michigan Supreme Court Hears Mackinac Center Case

The Court has the opportunity to restore proper representation

The Court has the opportunity to restore proper representation

New Updates to Michigan Superintendent Compensation Database

Searchable online tool enables parents and taxpayers to find what their district pays

Searchable online tool enables parents and taxpayers to find what their district pays

Michigan Parents Want Educational Options

New poll shows broad support for public, private school choice

New poll shows broad support for public, private school choice

Private School Students Also Deserve Virus Relief Funds

Mackinac Center joins amicus brief opposing discrimination in school help

Mackinac Center joins amicus brief opposing discrimination in school help

Indiana Attorney General Affirms Workers' Rights

Employers must have employee consent before the state can collect dues

Employers must have employee consent before the state can collect dues

New Data on Cigarette Smuggling Released

New York still the top smuggling state, Michigan ranked 15th

New York still the top smuggling state, Michigan ranked 15th

Mackinac Center Brief Supports Legislature's Lawsuit

Extension of state of emergency without legislative approval violates separation of powers

Extension of state of emergency without legislative approval violates separation of powers

Former Union Members May Deserve Clawbacks

Mackinac Center amicus brief seeks clarity from the U.S. Supreme Court

Mackinac Center amicus brief seeks clarity from the U.S. Supreme Court

Mackinac Center Signs on to two U.S. Supreme Court Amicus Briefs

The Center is currently litigating a similar case in Michigan challenging state bar memberships

The Center is currently litigating a similar case in Michigan challenging state bar memberships

New Report Card Ranks Michigan’s Elementary and Middle Schools

Latest CAP report card rates schools after factoring in poverty’s impact on test scores

Latest CAP report card rates schools after factoring in poverty’s impact on test scores

Mackinac Center Releases 2020 Policy Recommendations

Top issues include criminal justice reforms, government transparency and fiscal responsibility

Top issues include criminal justice reforms, government transparency and fiscal responsibility

Mackinac Center Sues UAW for Fake Union Scheme

Lawsuit claims UAW scammed employee under guise of collecting union dues

Lawsuit claims UAW scammed employee under guise of collecting union dues

Mackinac Center Tracks Lawmakers’ Missed Vote

Just 768 roll call votes were missed in 2019

Just 768 roll call votes were missed in 2019

Mackinac Center VP Appointed to Federal Panel

Patrick Wright will serve on the Federal Service Impasses Panel

Patrick Wright will serve on the Federal Service Impasses Panel

Mackinac Center Praises the End of Ineffective Subsidy Program

"Good Jobs for Michigan" comes to an end

Mackinac Center Praises the End of Ineffective Subsidy Program

Mackinac Center Applauds Expungement Reforms

Recently introduced legislation would help reduce recidivism and boost the economy

Recently introduced legislation would help reduce recidivism and boost the economy

Alaska Protects Public Workers’ First Amendment Rights

Mackinac Center applauds implementation of Janus decision, Michigan should follow suit

Mackinac Center applauds implementation of Janus decision, Michigan should follow suit

Largest Local Governments in Michigan Carry $5.5B in Pension Debt

New Mackinac Center update looks at pension liabilities of the 100 largest municipalities

New Mackinac Center update looks at pension liabilities of the 100 largest municipalities

Mackinac Center Applauds Federal Change Ending Dues Skimming

Unions can no longer skim an estimated $200 million in dues from home health care workers

Unions can no longer skim an estimated $200 million in dues from home health care workers

Database Details Michigan School Funding Trends

Updated numbers show funding levels rising to all-time high

Updated numbers show funding levels rising to all-time high

How to Put an End to Corporate Welfare

States can join together in compact to stop corporate handouts

States can join together in compact to stop corporate handouts

Unions Lose Again Fighting Against Teacher Rights

Court of Appeals upholds decision removing union's obstacles to resign membership

Court of Appeals upholds decision removing union's obstacles to resign membership

Mackinac Center Launches Workers for Opportunity

Project will work with state partners and stakeholders to expand worker freedom

Project will work with state partners and stakeholders to expand worker freedom

New Report Card Ranks Michigan’s High Schools

Mackinac Center makes school performance easier to understand

Mackinac Center makes school performance easier to understand

Mackinac Center Opens New Lansing Capital Office

New satellite location will make free-market policies more accessible

New satellite location will make free-market policies more accessible

When Corporate Handouts Were Unconstitutional in Michigan

Study reveals the forgotten history of state’s long-standing prohibition against economic development programs

Study reveals the forgotten history of state’s long-standing prohibition against economic development programs

Michigan Needs Bail Reform

New report outlines how to improve bail process to benefit defendants and the public

New report outlines how to improve bail process to benefit defendants and the public

The Facts on Michigan’s Roads – and How To Improve Them

New study assesses quality, analyzes funding system and recommends improvements for Michigan roads

New study assesses quality, analyzes funding system and recommends improvements for Michigan roads

Michigan Parents and Voters Strongly Support School Choice

Charter school parents extremely satisfied and voters favor expanding school choice options

Charter school parents extremely satisfied and voters favor expanding school choice options

Poll: Mich. Voters Back Tax Benefits for School Choice

Strong majority endorse use of 529 plans to help fund K-12 tuition

Strong majority endorse use of 529 plans to help fund K-12 tuition