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Name File Type Size Last Modified
  Budget and Fiscal Health Data 05/01/2017 10:04:AM
  Pensions Data 05/01/2017 10:04:AM
  Retiree Health Care Benefits (OPEB) Data 05/01/2017 10:04:AM
  State Direction and Job Performance Evaluation Data 05/01/2017 10:04:AM

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Summary:  View help for Summary The Spring 2015 MPPS was the thirteenth wave in the MPPS survey program. The primary focus of the survey was on fiscal, budgetary and operational policies. Additional questions focused on retiree health care and income benefits and job approval assessments for the governor, state legislators, and state agencies. This survey ran from April 6 to June 8, 2015 and received responses from 72% of jurisdictions. 

In order to protect respondent confidentiality, we have divided the data collected in the Spring 2015 Michigan Public Policy Survey into separate datasets focused on different topics that were covered in the survey. Each dataset contains only variables relevant to that subject, and the datasets cannot be linked together. A more complete dataset, containing all questions asked in Spring 2015 is available for researchers through openICPSR's Virtual Data Enclave.

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Subject Terms:  View help for Subject Terms health insurance; state government; retirement plans; government revenue; government performance; government spending; budgets; pension plans; government services
Geographic Coverage:  View help for Geographic Coverage Michigan
Time Period(s):  View help for Time Period(s) 4/6/2015 – 6/8/2015 (Spring 2015)

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