Capitol Report

Each week the Michigan Legislature is in session, the Michigan Chamber will issue a Capitol Report enewsletter providing the latest information on what is happening in Lansing and what issues the Michigan Chamber is advocating for or against on behalf of Michigan job providers.

  • Hands Off the Interview Process: Chamber Supports Bill to Restrict Meddling by Local Governments
  • Chamber Supports Extending Deadline for Personal Property Tax Exemptions
  • Michigan Wetlands Law in Jeopardy; Chamber Fighting to Protect Property Rights
  • Tribunal Reform Bill Goes from Good to Bad; Chamber Fighting Back
  • Trump Budget Calls for Paid Leave Time; Chamber Opposed to Using Employer UI Taxes as Funding Source
  • Chamber President Says Graduated Income Tax is Anti-Taxpayer and Anti-Business
  • Petition Drives on Marijuan and Prevailing Wage Moving Forward, Eyeing 2018 Ballot
  • Chamber Pushes Legislature to Tackle Unemployment Insurance Fraud
  • Take These Steps to Help Detect and Prevent UI Fraud 
  • State House to Tackle Chamber-Supported Tax Tribunal Reform 
  • State's New Energy Law Now in Effect 
  • State House Passes Chamber-Supported Bill to Foster Career and College Readiness
  • Bill to Repeal Post-Labor Day School Start Law On the Move; Chamber Opposed 
  • Chamber Supports Legislation to Fix Aviation Sales Tax Penalty; Keep Employers in Michigan
  • Legislation to Upend Property Tax Assessments and Appeals Process Introduced in State House - Again
  • Miscellaneous Bad Bills
  • Michigan Democrats Propose Massive Unemployment Benefit Increase; Chamber Voices Strong Opposition
  • Tax Issues Front and Center on First Days of 2017-18 Legislative Session
  • US House Passes Bills Targeting Governmental Overreach and Overregulation