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Case Study: Expanding Michigan’s EITC for Working Families

Leaders at the Michigan EITC coalition press conference at the Mackinac Policy Conference

Michigan Consensus Policy Project, Michigan Future Inc., Michigan League for Public Policy Expanding Michigan’s Earned Income Tax Credit for Working Families Goal: To significantly expand Michigan’s EITC, at least restoring it to its original 20%. Situation Overview: Signed into law by Michigan’s own President Gerald R. Ford in 1975, the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) […]

Case Study: Launching Homegrown and building brand support

Homegrown Launching Homegrown and building brand support Goal: To establish Homegrown’s reputation as the leading cannabis dispensary in the Lansing market and first recreational store in the city. Research: After Michigan legalized recreational cannabis, companies were eager to get in the market of licensed adult-use cannabis. Homegrown Cannabis was on track to be the first […]

Case Study: Eliminating Michigan’s CRNA Supervision Law

Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists Eliminating Michigan’s CRNA Supervision Law Goal: To build support for passing Michigan House Bill 4359 which would remove the supervision requirement for nurse anesthetists in the state Research: Michigan has around 2,600 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) who manage anesthesia in surgeries and other medical settings. The Michigan Association of […]

Case Study: Done Deal: Getting Polysilicon Included in the U.S. Trade Deal

Hemlock Semiconductor Operations Done Deal: Getting Polysilicon Included in the U.S. Trade Deal Goal: Ensure polysilicon made by HSC and others was included in Phase 1 of the U.S.-China trade deal. Notable Awards/Recognitions: 2020 Central Michigan Public Relations Society of America Pinnacle Award for Special Event Research: In an effort to regain access to the […]

Case Study: Bring FRIB to our CRIB

Michigan State University Bring FRIB to our CRIB Goal: Plan and execute a public awareness campaign with the ultimate goal of Michigan State University being awarded the Facility for Rare Isotope Beams project by the U.S. Department of Energy. Notable Awards/Recognitions:  2010 Telly Award 2009 Central Michigan Public Relations Society of America Pinnacle Award for […]

Case Study: World Rhino Day

Potter Park Zoo World Rhino Day Goal: Use social media to sell out tickets for the World Rhino Day tours and generate awareness of the critical endangerment of the black rhino. Research: The Potter Park Zoo hosts a World Rhino Event offering behind-the-scenes tours of the black rhino exhibit to raise awareness about the endangered […]