Thank you for your interest in Independents for Responsible Government. We are a large, 500+ member organization focused on helping all citizens by promoting fiscal responsibility, limited government, and private sector job growth. Centered in Clarkston, Michigan, we focus on those issues in Michigan and at the federal level. The goals of that focus - lower taxes, personal freedom, more jobs and higher income - benefit everyone.
Recent Articles of Interest
Smoking gun in plain sight? Kimberly Strassel outlines the trail of evidence.
Senate scores almost a perfect zero - that's not oneof the surprises
Our own Sander Levin is one of the guilty politicians
California's Green Reality Check
Faith-based dreams encounter reality
Sundby:I had great insurance and great doctors keeping me alive, and now...
On transparency and accountability - nowhere to be found
Noonan: The Wisdom of Mr. Republican
Caution on turning allies into enemies
The scandal gets much worse
What you don't know can hurt you
Leaders in senate and house doubt that HHS will agree to Michigan demands
A collection of news stories and analysis on the IRS targeting of the administrations' "enemies"
Sen Max Baucus and others think so, but are underestimating how bad ObamaCare will really be
With only 30% of projected enrollment, a key program has already spent all the funding
Medicaid Expansion - Michigan Can Do It Better
We have an opportunity to improve services and lower costs compared with the ObamaCare plan
Opinion on the sequestration scare tactics
Every one of the main claims made for the law is turning out to be false.
CBO Projects Growing
Conservative CBO estimate places deficit at 77% of GDP by 2023 - even with tax increases
Our roads need improved, but spending reductions elsewhere should precede tax hikes
Reasons to Question
ObamaCare Medicaid Expansion in Michigan
A big "trust me" from DC that delays real improvements
Use the IRS to get enemies? Who, me? See what the facts say...
Mike Bishop and Tom McMillin - the two 8th District Congressional candidates in the Auguest 5 Republican primary have voting records in the Michigan legislature that allowed us to compare them - directly, on the same bills - and the difference is significant. See who measures up on our Watching Michigan scorecard.