Chamber in the News

MI Chamber, GOP retiree enters race for Lansing mayor - WKAR

April 24, 2017 - 12:12

WKAR

MI Chamber, GOP retiree enters race for Lansing mayor
WKAR
Gillenkirk is a retiree with a work history at the Michigan Chamber of Commerce and the state Republican party. For six year, he's been one of the piano musicians at Sparrow Hospital. As had been expected, second ward city council member Tina Houghton ...

Raven Brewing & BBQ wins Project Tourism - Traverse City Record Eagle

April 23, 2017 - 06:30

Traverse City Record Eagle

Raven Brewing & BBQ wins Project Tourism
Traverse City Record Eagle
Busley said representatives from the Small Business Association of Michigan and the Michigan Chamber of Commerce also were in attendance. “They had people from across the state coming to this,” Busley said. “We had a lot of visibility from downstate.”.

Ground-breaking energy legislation sets Michigan on new course - UPMatters.com

April 20, 2017 - 14:19

UPMatters.com

Ground-breaking energy legislation sets Michigan on new course
UPMatters.com
Rich Studley, president and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce: “The new energy law is the result of a thoughtful, fair and balanced compromise that addresses three key issues important to the business community, including sustaining customer ...

Amid the rise of sanctuary cities, some eschew the term, enforce federal immigration laws - American City & County

April 19, 2017 - 15:08

American City & County

Amid the rise of sanctuary cities, some eschew the term, enforce federal immigration laws
American City & County
The second vote to remove the title came after the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to the Lansing City Council urging them to remove references to the term from its resolution, CBS reports. “It is a darn shame ...

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Amid the rise of sanctuary cities, some cities eschew term, enforce federal immigration laws - American City & County

April 19, 2017 - 13:37

American City & County

Amid the rise of sanctuary cities, some cities eschew term, enforce federal immigration laws
American City & County
The second vote to remove the title came after the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce sent a letter to the Lansing City Council urging them to remove references to the term from its resolution, CBS reports. “It is a darn shame ...

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Justin Amash's rise as foil to Donald Trump is no surprise - WZZM

April 16, 2017 - 16:05

WZZM

Justin Amash's rise as foil to Donald Trump is no surprise
WZZM
Richard Studley, president and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, didn't mention Amash by name but said there is a growing sense of frustration among business leaders that there hasn't been more movement on tax and regulatory reform. “I think ...

Amash's rise as foil to Trump no surprise - Detroit Free Press

April 15, 2017 - 23:13

Detroit Free Press

Amash's rise as foil to Trump no surprise
Detroit Free Press
Richard Studley, president and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, didn't mention Amash by name but said there is a growing sense of frustration among business leaders that there hasn't been more movement on tax and regulatory reform. “I think ...

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Michigan Chamber of Commerce executive joins Snyder administration - MiBiz

April 14, 2017 - 10:54

Michigan Chamber of Commerce executive joins Snyder administration
MiBiz
LANSING — A veteran executive from the Michigan Chamber of Commerce will join the administration of Gov. Rick Snyder. Tricia Kinley, who had previously worked as the senior director of tax and regulatory reform at the Chamber, will join Snyder's ...

Why Michigan's Chamber of Commerce urged Lansing to rescind its “sanctuary city” declaration - Interlochen

April 14, 2017 - 08:12

Chicago Tribune

Why Michigan's Chamber of Commerce urged Lansing to rescind its “sanctuary city” declaration
Interlochen
Rich Studley, the president and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, joined Stateside to explain why they rejected the resolution. "Here at the Michigan Chamber, we worked in cooperation with the Lansing Regional Chamber to encourage members ...
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City ditches 'sanctuary' status in stunning flip flop - AOL

April 13, 2017 - 19:51

AOL

City ditches 'sanctuary' status in stunning flip flop
AOL
After the April 3 vote, the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce sent council members a letter claiming the sanctuary designation made Lansing an "unnecessary target" of the Trump administration and could cost the city millions of ...

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City Ditches 'Sanctuary' Status In Stunning Flip Flop - Vocativ

April 13, 2017 - 15:27

Vocativ

City Ditches 'Sanctuary' Status In Stunning Flip Flop
Vocativ
After the April 3 vote, the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce sent council members a letter claiming the sanctuary designation made Lansing an “unnecessary target” of the Trump administration and could cost the city millions of ...

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One Michigan city is rescinding its 'sanctuary city' policy - here's why - TheBlaze.com

April 13, 2017 - 10:40

TheBlaze.com

One Michigan city is rescinding its 'sanctuary city' policy - here's why
TheBlaze.com
Though the measure was originally voted in unanimously last week, city council members voted 5-2 to rescind the policy because business owners worried the term “sanctuary” would draw unwelcome attention to the city. Michigan Chamber of Commerce and ...
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Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city' - WSBT-TV

April 13, 2017 - 10:23

WSBT-TV

Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city'
WSBT-TV
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to "sanctuary city" from its resolution. The dispute over the term "sanctuary city" comes as ...

Lansing rescinds decision to call itself a sanctuary city - CBS News

April 13, 2017 - 07:42

Patch.com

Lansing rescinds decision to call itself a sanctuary city
CBS News
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to “sanctuary city” from its resolution. The dispute over the term “sanctuary city” comes as ...
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Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city' - Paradise Post

April 13, 2017 - 03:27

Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city'
Paradise Post
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to "sanctuary city" from its resolution. The dispute over the term "sanctuary city" comes as ...

Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city' - Chico Enterprise-Record

April 13, 2017 - 03:15

Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city'
Chico Enterprise-Record
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to "sanctuary city" from its resolution. The dispute over the term "sanctuary city" comes as ...

Lansing, Michigan rescinds 'sanctuary' status after criticism from businesses - Fox News

April 12, 2017 - 23:42

Fox News

Lansing, Michigan rescinds 'sanctuary' status after criticism from businesses
Fox News
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to "sanctuary city" from its resolution. "Lansing is a diverse community, rich with history ...
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After Trump threats, Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city' - Chicago Tribune

April 12, 2017 - 23:01

Chicago Tribune

After Trump threats, Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city'
Chicago Tribune
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to "sanctuary city" from its resolution. The dispute over the term "sanctuary city" comes as ...
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Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city' - AberdeenNews.com

April 12, 2017 - 22:45

Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city'
AberdeenNews.com
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to "sanctuary city" from its resolution. The dispute over the term "sanctuary city" comes as ...

Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city' - Huntington Herald Dispatch

April 12, 2017 - 22:36

Michigan capital rescinds calling itself 'sanctuary city'
Huntington Herald Dispatch
After last week's vote, council members received a letter from the Lansing Regional Chamber and Michigan Chamber of Commerce urging them to remove references to "sanctuary city" from its resolution. The dispute over the term "sanctuary city" comes as ...