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Nov 02, 2017, 23:39 ET Lawmakers' Failure To Pass Cost-Saving Auto Insurance Reforms Disappointing, Says Michigan Chamber

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement to express its disappointment with the 63 members of the 110 members of the...


Nov 01, 2017, 12:33 ET Mark Davidoff Elected Chair of Michigan Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors for 2018

Mark Davidoff, Michigan Managing Partner for Deloitte, has been elected Chair of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors...


Oct 26, 2017, 10:44 ET Don't be Fooled by Fake Auto Insurance Reform, Says Michigan Chamber of Commerce

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued a statement warning lawmakers not to be fooled by phony auto insurance reform proposals being...


Oct 05, 2017, 17:24 ET Flawed Fiscal Agency Report Ignores $1 Billion Or More In Savings From Auto No-Fault Reforms, Says Michigan Chamber Of Commerce

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today blasted a flawed and incomplete report released by the House Fiscal Agency (HFA) on legislation to reform...


Sep 27, 2017, 18:36 ET Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Statement Regarding Legislative Term Limits And Government Accountability

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce 2020 Strategic Plan calls on the Michigan Chamber to embrace government accountability. Earlier today, the...


Sep 27, 2017, 17:40 ET Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Opposes Three Petition Drives That Are Bad Public Policy And Would Take Our State In The Wrong Direction

After careful consideration, the Michigan Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted today to oppose three petition drives that are bad public...


Sep 20, 2017, 16:38 ET Michigan Chamber of Commerce Opposes Excise Taxes That Hurt Local Economies

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement in response to legislation introduced today in both the State House and Senate that...


Jun 29, 2017, 16:50 ET Sound Science, Not Slogans Or Politics, Should Be The Basis Of Line 5 Debate, Says Michigan Chamber Of Commerce

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement in response to an independent report released by the State of Michigan on...


May 09, 2017, 16:11 ET Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Applauds Governor Snyder's Appointment Of Judge Kurtis Wilder To Michigan Supreme Court

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today applauded Governor Snyder's pick of Kurtis T. Wilder for the Michigan Supreme Court. Judge Wilder, who has...


Apr 26, 2017, 16:59 ET Daniel Papineau Joins Michigan Chamber of Commerce Lobbying Team

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce announced today that Daniel Papineau has joined the statewide business organization as Director of Tax Policy....


Feb 06, 2017, 14:14 ET Michigan Chamber Foundation's Young Entrepreneurs Academy Receives Award At Career Education Conference

The Michigan Chamber Foundation's Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) received accolades from the Eaton Regional Education Service Agency (RESA) for...


Feb 01, 2017, 12:36 ET Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Announces 2017-2018 Legislative Priorities/Agenda For Growing Michigan's Economy And Reshaping Government

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced legislative priorities for 2017-2018. These priorities were developed by the Chamber's policy...


Jan 09, 2017, 14:23 ET Michigan Chamber Announces Officers for 2017

The Board of Directors of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce has elected new officers to the Chamber's Executive Committee for 2017. The Executive...


Dec 15, 2016, 19:14 ET Michigan Chamber Leads Successful Fight On Key Business Climate Issues During Final Days Of Legislative Session

The Michigan Legislature ended the 2015-2016 legislative session on a high note with passage of critical legislation to ensure Michigan's energy...


Nov 28, 2016, 10:00 ET Job Providers Fight Cities' Attempts To Make Them Tax Collectors

Job providers from across the state today joined together to speak out against legislation that would mandate suburban employers become the tax...


Oct 27, 2016, 15:14 ET Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Expresses Disappointment In Governor's Veto Of Legislation To Lower Health Insurance Costs

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


Oct 20, 2016, 12:16 ET Michigan Chamber Urges Governor to Sign Bi-Partisan Legislation to Bend Health Insurance Cost Curve

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement as legislation championed by the Michigan Chamber advances to the Governor to...


Oct 03, 2016, 10:34 ET Michigan Chamber of Commerce Endorses Jack Bergman For U.S. House

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of Jack Bergman for U.S. House. Bergman is seeking election to represent...


Sep 22, 2016, 15:56 ET Michigan Chamber Praises State House For Passing Legislation To Bend Health Insurance Cost Curve

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statements in response to legislation passed by the State House and championed by the...


Sep 14, 2016, 14:57 ET Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Urges State House To Reject Beer Tax Hike

House Bill 5873, which contains a roughly 250 percent increase in Michigan's beer tax, would put businesses at a huge competitive disadvantage with...


Aug 24, 2016, 11:00 ET Michigan Chamber of Commerce Endorses Paul Mitchell for U.S. House

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of Paul Mitchell for U.S. House. Mitchell is seeking election to represent...


Jun 23, 2016, 10:47 ET Michigan Chamber Endorses 21 Pro-Jobs Lawmakers For Re-Election To The State House

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today released its 2015-2016 Legislative Voting Record for the State House. The purpose of this voting record is...


Jun 16, 2016, 13:52 ET Michigan Chamber of Commerce Announces Candidate Endorsements For 23 State House Races

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced endorsements for 23 candidates seeking election to open seats in the State House. The entire...


Jun 08, 2016, 16:46 ET Michigan Chamber Champions Repeal Of 'HICA Tax,' Applauds Senate's Efforts To Bend Health Insurance Cost Curve

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement in response to nearly unanimous passage of legislation championed by the...


Jun 01, 2016, 17:34 ET Michigan Chamber PAC Defeats Extremist Efforts To Ban Safe, Reliable Energy Exploration

Michigan Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Rich Studley today declared success for the Protect Michigan's Energy Future coalition's "Decline...