February 15, 2024
On Thursday, February 15, the Institute for Public Policy and Social Research at Michigan State University (IPPSR) held a Lunch and Learn covering Governor Whitmer's draft budget.
Our current guests were...
February 06, 2024
IPPSR-affiliated Professor Jon Eguia has released his breakdown of the most recent maps being considered by Michigan's Independent Redistricting Commission...
January 25, 2024
On January 19, the Institute for Public Policy and Social Research hosted best-selling author and Michigan State alumnus Tim Alberta for a forum covering "...
January 10, 2024
EAST LANSING, Mich., January 10, 2024 – Insitute for Public Policy and Social Research (IPPSR) at Michigan State University affiliated researchers Ariell...
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February 16, 2024
Michigan's Independent Redistricting Commission (MICRC) is redrawing its metro Detroit legislative districts, ruled unconstitutional by a federal court...
January 17, 2024
In 2021, an Independent Citizen Redistricting Commission drew the district maps to be used in all elections to the Michigan legislature over the following...
December 21, 2023
Racial equity is a defining challenge in America, a deeply rooted issue that demands a unified, comprehensive approach from policymakers across ideological...
November 03, 2023
As the correlation between physical and behavioral health is becoming increasingly more recognized, policymakers and stakeholders alike are interested in...