Patrick L. Anderson

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Yes, fixing the roads is an urgent need, but no, Proposal 1 isn’t the way to do it

Yes, fixing the roads is an urgent need, but no, Proposal 1 isn’t the way to do it

May 1, 2015 | Patrick L. Anderson

An economist lists the problems with Proposal 1, and finds them, as a whole, too worrisome to justify a yes vote on May 5.

Headlee’s signature amendment has worked for all Michigan residents

Headlee’s signature amendment has worked for all Michigan residents

October 17, 2014 | Patrick L. Anderson

It’s a lot more than “academic” – the limitations on taxation imposed by the Headlee amendment have been a needed governor on excess spending.