Lynn Afendoulis

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Opinion | Michigan mail-in voting creates a mail-in democracy

Opinion | Michigan mail-in voting creates a mail-in democracy

June 2, 2020 | Lynn Afendoulis

Requiring people who can to make the journey to their polling place is critical. Allowing them to phone it in – or mail it in – threatens the very fabric of this country. 

Opinion | Michigan's government could use a lesson on workforce deployment

Opinion | Michigan's government could use a lesson on workforce deployment

April 23, 2020 | Lynn Afendoulis

"Instead of laying people off, why not assign them to the Unemployment Insurance Agency?" asks a state representative who says her office is fielding hundreds of calls from people who can't file claims or get answers.