News

committee hearing in simulation

July 29, 2016

Simulating the Michigan Legislature with MPLP

Briefcases are parked nose-to-nose at the foot of the walls and out of the way. Laptops are open, network connections are confirmed and everyone is wearing a name tag with someone else’s name.

In this, the sixth...

August 16, 2016

IPPSR Adds Forums on Mental Health Access and Emergency Manager Reform

IPPSR is extending its popular springtime Public Policy Forum Series to the fall season with two new forums -- Sept. 7 and Sept. 14.

The Sept. 7 ...

June 30, 2016

Michigan Political Leadership Program Tours Detroit

There were stories about Detroit’s Black Bottom and its legends in American music. There were sights of urban revitalization, an inspiring bus and walking...

June 27, 2016

Learn, Lead, Succeed: Apply for MPLP

MPLP Fellows see state politics – and leadership -- from the inside out

They’re the men and women in neon red – hard hats – gaining an insider view...

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Programs

Events

Sep 07

Mental Health Access in Michigan

Anderson House Office Building, 124 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing, MI

Sep 14

Michigan's Experience with Emergency Managers

Anderson House Office Building, 124 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing, MI

mplp graduates Sep 09

Michigan Political Leadership Program Application Deadline

East Lansing, MI

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Blog

State of the State Survey results

August 19, 2016

Each Political Party Builds on Its Strengths, in Michigan and Nationwide

The 2016 general election is in full swing. Both presidential nominees are visiting Michigan to lay out their economic plans and attract voter support.

August 26, 2016

Independent Streams (week of August 29th)

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research.

August 25, 2016

The Reality of Private Prisons: Discipline, Safety, and Misconduct

The U.S. Department of Justice has announced within recent weeks that it would gradually discontinue the use of private prisons. This decision comes after...

August 22, 2016

Independent Streams (Week of August 22nd)

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research.

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