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A Uniquely Overqualified Candidate

LaFaive's satirical cover letter for MEDC job

… which was run by the MEDC. We found that for every … declared winners by MEDC jobs wizards, only one … broader analysis of the MEDC itself, found an empirical … programs run by the MEDC for the purpose of creating … more

MEDC Boss Says Agency Changing; Has Long History of Backing Bad Companies

A look back at five MEDC-backed failures

… projected by the MEDC came to fruition. Finney … Jobs Fund, which the MEDC oversees, was created … possible." "The MEDC of today is a very different … release . The MEDC has a long history of … more
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Lawmaker Says 'Willful Neglect' Is the Rule at Embattled State Agency

… oversights. "MEDC has implemented enhanced … records, such as W-2s," MEDC spokeswoman Bridget … skeptical. "The MEDC is failing in administrating … Hohman said the MEDC failed to verify the … more

A Rebuttal to the MEDC's Wall Street Journal Letter Part III

… essay, which uses an MEDC letter-to-the-editor … in recent years with MEDC assistance. Relying … tactic used by the MEDC and all defenders of … will not see from the MEDC is systematic research … more

MEDC Consultant Busted for ‘Recycling’ Reports

… for more investment in MEDC programs. Specifically, … Kentucky involving the MEDC s winning bidder, a … in response to an MEDC request for proposal … recycled version of the MEDC s own deeply flawed … more

Three Cheers for Michigan House Democrats

Questioning MEDC transparency is the right thing to do

… latest salvo against the MEDC was inspired, at least … information from the MEDC. I don t think the … actually argued the MEDC should lose its funding … hold these guys at the MEDC accountable to taxpayers, … more

Beer Website Provides More Information About Taxpayer Investment Than The State

Deals that never materialize are not reported by the MEDC

… "American Badass" beer. The MEDC doesn't mention anything … transparency of the MEDC is a concern, said James … Policy. The MEDC only tracks deals when … reported on by the MEDC. For example, in … more

MEDC President: LaFaive Is Right

… director, that the MEDC should be more transparent. The … the failure of the MEDC and its many programs, … of transparency the MEDC has exhibited in the … succeeded in getting the MEDC abolished, it's winning … more

According to Beneficiaries, All Government Spending Is Worth the Investment

… third-world countries. The MEDC s analysis showed that … more

USA Today Cites Center MEDC Research

USA Today cited a recent Mackinac Center study showing that just one-third of jobs promised by the Michigan Economic Development Corp. have come to fruition. more