Among the 75 most populous cities in the U.S., Detroit ranks 41st for the state of its finances, having $5,100 in liabilities per taxpayer, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released last month.
The inflow of smuggled cigarettes in Michigan is 20.6 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.
Michigan finished 12th in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.
Michigan was included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.
House candidate Adam Stockford (district 58), has committed to defend term limits in Michigan by signing the term limits pledge.
U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. house candidate for Michigan (district 10), State Rep. Shane Hernandez , for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $9,233,703 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Michigan, the 13th highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.
Taxpayer contributions to Michigan’s public pension funds in 2018 amounted to 80.1 percent of the total, the 11th highest ratio among the 50 states, according to newly released data by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Can Democrats really fix the student debt crisis when they've supported many of the policies that led to it?