Citizens Research Council Citizens Research Council Dives Into Education Funding Debate By Gordon Evans • Oct 17, 2014 WMUK The Citizens Research Council has issued a report on one of the most contentious issues of this election season. WSW: Michigan's "Weight Problem" By Gordon Evans • Aug 20, 2014 The Associated Press Listen Listening... / 17:04 WestSouthwest with Nicole Bradshaw The Citizens Research Council of Michigan has completed a report examining the problem of obesity in Michigan, and some possible solutions. WSW: Voters Will Decide Fate of Personal Property Tax By Gordon Evans • Jul 14, 2014 WMUK Listen Listening... / 13:54 WestSouthwest with Eric Lupher Most statewide ballot questions are decided in November. But one proposal on the August ballot would change how property taxes are assessed in Michigan. Report estimates Saugatuck and Douglas could save $500,000 through consolidation By Gordon Evans • Jul 24, 2013 Citizens Research Council report finds savings would come from staff cuts Report finds inflation, retirement costs eating up increases in education funding By Gordon Evans • May 24, 2013 WMUK Listen Listening... / 14:37 Interview with Bob Schneider A new report by the Citizens Research Council of Michigan finds that increases to K-12 spending in the state hasn't resulted in additional dollars in the classroom.