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Dec 08, 2015, 17:52 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

State House Abandoned Common Sense In Rush To Approve $1.98 Billion Health Insurance Tax Increase On Individuals And Business, Says Michigan Chamber Of Commerce

 The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement in response to State House passage of House Bill 5105 (Pscholka) –...

Nov 04, 2015, 12:54 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber-Endorsed Candidates Cruise To Victory In Historic Special Election To Reject Disgraced Former Lawmakers

Two Michigan Chamber of Commerce endorsed candidates – Mary Whiteford and Gary Howell – cruised to victory in an historic special...

Sep 21, 2015, 11:00 ET

Michigan Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce Named Chamber Of The Year By U.S. Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce

 The Washington-based U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC) named the Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce "Chamber of the Year" in the...

Aug 18, 2015, 16:12 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber of Commerce Launches "Don't Sign Away Your Job" Campaign

 Michigan Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Rich Studley today announced the launch of a statewide campaign against the proposed $900...

Jul 23, 2015, 17:06 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Proposed $900 Million Business Tax Increase Would Take A Wrecking Ball To State's Economic Competitiveness, Says Michigan Chamber Of Commerce

 Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement by Michigan Chamber President & CEO Rich Studley in response to a ballot...

Jul 01, 2015, 17:58 ET
he Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber of Commerce Applauds Senate for Passage of a Comprehensive Plan to Fix Michigan's Roads

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today applauded the Michigan Senate for their leadership in passing a comprehensive plan to fix Michigan's roads....

Jun 30, 2015, 16:59 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Applauds State Senate Action On Road Funding Plan

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement by Michigan Chamber President & CEO Rich Studley regarding a road funding...

Jun 01, 2015, 13:03 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber Releases "Decline To Sign" Statewide Radio Ad

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced the statewide release of its "Decline to Sign" radio advertisement. "For decades, Michigan has a...

May 21, 2015, 16:43 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Applauds House Passage Of Legislation To Preempt Local Employment Law Ordinances

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement by Michigan Chamber President & CEO Rich Studley regarding legislation...

May 14, 2015, 18:19 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Issues Statement Regarding Legislation To Preempt Local Employment Law Ordinances

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement by Michigan Chamber President & CEO Rich Studley regarding legislation...

May 13, 2015, 07:14 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Launches Statewide "Decline To Sign" Voter Education Campaign To Protect Michigan's Energy Future

Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced the launch of a statewide voter education campaign, called "Decline to Sign," to encourage voters not...

Apr 14, 2015, 16:01 ET

Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Urges Voters Not To Sign Flawed Petition That Would Severely Limit Michigan's Energy Future

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement by Michigan Chamber President & CEO Rich Studley in response to today's...

Mar 11, 2015, 16:32 ET
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Michigan Chamber Thanks House Members Who Chose Michigan Taxpayers Over Hollywood Handouts

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today applauds members of the State House for passing House Bill 4122 to finally end Michigan's wasteful and...

Mar 02, 2015, 17:18 ET
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Michigan Chamber Statement On May 5th Ballot Proposal

 The Michigan Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement by Michigan Chamber President & CEO Rich Studley regarding Proposal...

Feb 25, 2015, 15:44 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

It's Time to Leave Michigan's Hollywood Film Subsidy on the Cutting Room Floor, Says Michigan Chamber of Commerce

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today is calling on state lawmakers to support House Bill 4122, introduced by State Rep. Dan Lauwers, to finally...

Feb 23, 2015, 15:57 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Approval Of Rover Pipeline Crucial To Michigan's Energy Future, Says Michigan Chamber Of Commerce

 Jim Holcomb, Senior Vice President for Business Advocacy & General Counsel for the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, today issued the...

Feb 19, 2015, 15:53 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

It's Time to End Michigan's Wasteful Film Subsidy, Says Michigan Chamber of Commerce

 The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today commended State Representative Dan Lauwers for introducing House Bill 4122 to finally end Michigan's...

Feb 04, 2015, 13:17 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Announces 2015-2016 Legislative Priorities/Agenda For Job Creation And Business Growth

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced legislative priorities for 2015-2016. These priorities were developed by the Chamber's policy...

Jan 13, 2015, 14:31 ET

Michigan Chamber of Commerce Defends State's Right-to-Work Law Before the Michigan Supreme Court

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today appeared before the Michigan Supreme Court in defense of Michigan's Right-to-Work law, which took effect in...

Dec 12, 2014, 15:57 ET
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce is a statewide business organization representing approximately 6,600 employers, trade associations and local chambers of commerce. The Michigan Chamber represents businesses of every size and type in all 83 counties of the state. The Michigan Chamber was established in 1959 to be an advocate for Michigan's job providers in the legislative, political and legal process.

Michigan Chamber Calls On Policymakers To Reject Sales Tax On Services

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement by Michigan Chamber President & CEO Rich Studley regarding the current...