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Rising health care costs have become a significant financial threat to Michigan's businesses. Policymakers should work to repeal and limit costly state and federal health insurance mandates and instead focus on market-friendly, consumer-driven reforms that will enable employers and individuals to purchase affordable coverage in the private health insurance marketplace.
For the state to be an attractive and competitive place to do business, Michigan labor law must be fair and affordable. To this end, governmental involvement and regulations should be reduced to give employers the flexibility they need to manage their workplace and address their employees' needs.
Michigan is making significant improvement in its business tax environment. However, to truly transform Michigan, we must fully eliminate the burdensome business personal property tax and aggressively enact a multitude of reforms to the administration of our tax code.
Better roads drive better jobs. Michigan now has a $1.2 billion plan to fix the roads.