Rick Haglund: Michigan’s finances are still reeling from recession, outdated tax code

Much has been made of Michigan’s “lost decade”— the period between 2001 and 2010 in which Michigan shed jobs every year. But Michigan and most other states are dealing with a second “lost decade,” this one involving state government finances. A new report by The Pew Charitable Trusts found the states are still struggling to … Continue reading Rick Haglund: Michigan’s finances are still reeling from recession, outdated tax code