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The Impact Of COVID-19 – Average Fatality In Wisconsin, COVID Hospitalizations, And Vaccine Rollout
A closer look at who is most at risk from dying of coronavirus in Wisconsin, who is being hospitalized by the virus, and how the COVID-19 vaccine is being rolled out.  Read More The Impact Of COVID-19 – Average Fatality In Wisconsin, COVID Hospitalizations, And Vaccine Rollout
MacIver Newsmakers Podcast: Mark Born, JFC Co-Chair, On Evers’ Budget
LISTEN - Rep. Mark Born, Co-Chair of the Joint Committee on Finance, shares his concerns over Gov. Evers' approach to the 2021-2023 Wisconsin Budget.  Read More MacIver Newsmakers Podcast: Mark Born, JFC Co-Chair, On Evers’ Budget
The Hidden Danger Of Marijuana Legalization
Wisconsin already has a drinking problem. Data from Colorado shows that Governor Evers' pitch to legalize marijuana would more than likely make our drunk driving problem even worse. Dan O'Donnell discusses.  Read More The Hidden Danger Of Marijuana Legalization
An Unserious Budget From An Unserious Governor
Dan O’Donnell dissects Governor Evers’ Budget Address, which sounded a lot more like a re-election campaign kickoff than a major policy speech.  Read More An Unserious Budget From An Unserious Governor
MI Perspectives: Gaslighting Marijuana
Pot is not the panacea that is being presented to the public February 16, 2021 Guest perspective by Representative Barbara Dittrich (R-Oconomowc)   The nationwide push to legalize marijuana state by state may make its passage SEEM like an inevitability to the public. However, Americans are smart to question this push, examine the facts, and …
Wisconsin Union Membership Has Dropped 41% Since 2009
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) recently published its annual report on union membership in 2020. The data shows union membership rates increased slightly in 2020, but on the whole, union membership continues to decline in Wisconsin and in the United States.  Read More Wisconsin Union Membership Has Dropped 41% Since 2009
Act 10 At 10: Remembering the Riots
WATCH - After Republicans introduced the budget repair bill, the government unions unleashed a mob on the capitol that occupied the building for three weeks and attempted to intimidate Republican lawmakers into caving. Here are the original MacIver News Service reports that chronicled the Act 10 Riots.  Read More Act 10 At 10: Remembering the Riots
MI Analysis: Is It Safe To Re-Open Schools?
In light of the debate surrounding whether or not it is safe to send kids back to schools for in-person instruction, the MacIver Institute analyzed various studies to see what the data had to say about the in-school transmission of COVID-19.  Read More MI Analysis: Is It Safe To Re-Open Schools?