Mackinac Center in the News

The Cost of High Cigarette Taxes

Research reveals unintended consequences of tax … more

Kentucky, Missouri Set Off Wave of Labor Reform

2017 poised to be big year for worker freedom … more

Michigan Should End Civil Asset Forfeiture

Require a criminal conviction before taking people’s property … more

Kentucky Becomes Nation’s 27th Right-to-Work State

Bluegrass State first of several likely to pass such legislation in 2017 … more

High Taxes on Cigarettes Increase Smuggling

New study looks at national rates … more

Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation Supports Education Initiative

$500,000 grant announced in December … more

Court Rules in Favor of Mackinac Center Clients

Ruling says union and district violated right-to-work law … more

Merit Pay Would Benefit Students

Flexibility in teacher compensation would be good for educators and children … more

Subsidies Bad For Taxpayers

Bills considered in Lansing would have favored select businesses … more

Time To Fix MPSERS Pension Problem

Unfunded liabilities will grow so long as lawmakers let them … more

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