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Michigan's budget crisis puts democracy on the chopping block

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Michigan's emergency manager law grants sweeping powers to unelected officials

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Donors use charity to push free-market policies in states

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Charity acts as screen for conservative foundations that feed network of state-based think tanks, media outlets.

ALEC's decades of 'right-to-work' effort pay off in Michigan

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Think tank’s 32-year 'right-to-work' campaign succeeds in union stronghold

National unions and Chamber of Commerce face off in Michigan

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Michigan’s emergency manager law, and labor’s future, up for a vote

ALEC anti-union push includes key players from Michigan, Arizona think tanks

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Goldwater Institute, Mackinac Center sponsored model bills at Charlotte summit