MPLP Fellows in Detroit

May 10, 2017

MPLP Seeks Diverse Applicants for Program Building Effective Leaders

MSU's Michigan Political Leadership Program is now accepting applications for 10 months of leadership training.

May 18, 2017

Co-Director Anne Mervenne to Retire from MPLP as 2017 Session Ends

Anne Mervenne, an Engler administration executive whose passion has enriched the futures of scores of rising Michigan leaders, is stepping down as co-...

May 10, 2017

Rosenthal Winner Graduates, Lands a Job Too

This year's winner of the Daniel Rosenthal Legislative Intern Award interned, graduated and won a new job!

May 04, 2017

First 100 Days Reviews Are In: "Lively Discussion"

Every new president seeks to make his mark on the country during the administration’s first days.The First 100 Days of a new presidency have come to...

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May 31

Michigan's Move on Immigration

Mackinac Room, Anderson House Office Building, 5th Floor, Lansing, MI

Jun 16

Engage Detroit

Doubletree Hotel - Fort Shelby at 525 West Lafayette Blvd Detroit, MI

Jul 21

Engage Battle Creek

McCamly Plaza Hotel at 50 Capital Avenue, SW Battle Creek, MI

May 01

Ready, Set, Go! Apply for Michigan Political Leadership Program

Berkey Hall, 509 E. Circle Dr., Room 301A, East Lansing MI 48824

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Opioid graph

May 11, 2017

Influence of Political Ideology on State Policies Combating the Opioid Crisis

The Opioid Crisis has been a major development in American public health alongside the recent proliferation of pain medication prescriptions.

May 22, 2017

Independent Streams (week of May 22)

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

May 22, 2017

Michigan Tampon Tax

            The ‘tampon tax’ is a sales tax that states place on feminine hygiene products. Recently there has been a push for lawmakers to eliminate the...

May 18, 2017

Common Core: Repeal and Re-paste

When Rep. Gary Glenn (R, Dist. 98) introduced House Bill 4192 it was bound to cause some controversy. The bill would eliminate all state activities related...

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