Chamber News & Blog

April 18, 2014
Article type: News

We are pleased to report that this week the Michigan Chamber launched a 30-second TV spot highlighting the progress Michigan has made as a state and that our future is bright. Drawing upon the data contained in the Michigan Chamber Foundation’s 2013 Michigan Economic Competitiveness Study, it is...

April 14, 2014
Article type: News

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

Article type: News

On December 1, 2016, the US Department of Labor's (DOL) monumental changes to the overtime regulations will take effect, making an estimated 100,000 salaried workers in Michigan eligible for overtime pay. 

Employers will need to look at each of their...

Article type: News

Members of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce have elected new officers to its Executive Committee for 2015. The Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the Michigan Chamber set policy and establish priorities for the statewide business organization on key economic issues that...

Article type: News

On Thursday, July 23, 2015, three Michigan construction unions (Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights, Operating Engineers, and Michigan Laborers) announced a petition drive to almost double Michigan's Corporate Income Tax (CIT) from six percent to 11 percent. This dangerous...

Article type: News

In keeping with our unwavering commitment to promote conditions favorable to job creation and business growth, we are pleased to report that the Michigan Chamber enjoyed many successes during the most recent legislative session. Key victories this year had one central theme: reducing...