Chamber in the News

June 13, 2016


Plan to shift tax assessments for big box stores in Michigan plods ahead
Crain's Detroit Business
It passed the House by a wide margin despite opposition from big business interests such as the Michigan Chamber of Commerce and the Michigan Retailers Association. Opponents say the legislation would complicate the tax appeal process, increase the ...

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July 7, 2016


McCabe named new Vero Beach chamber president
TCPalm
He led other business organizations, serving as chairman of the Genesee County (Flint, Michigan) Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Genesee County Convention and Visitors Bureau and was a board member of the Genesee County Economic Growth ...

June 26, 2016


Unfinished Business: A look at what's next for Michigan lawmakers in 2016
MiBiz
So far, the 2016 session has been productive, building off victories last year on a road-funding plan and ending tax credits for the film industry, said Rich Studley, president and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce. The chamber supported bills ...

June 12, 2016


Plan to shift tax assessments for big box stores plods ahead
The Elkhart Truth
It passed the House by a wide margin despite opposition from big business interests such as the Michigan Chamber of Commerce and the Michigan Retailers Association. Opponents say the legislation would complicate the tax appeal process, increase the ...

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June 23, 2016


PR Newswire (press release)

Michigan Chamber Endorses 21 Pro-Jobs Lawmakers For Re-Election To The State House
PR Newswire (press release)
LANSING, Mich., June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today released its 2015-2016 Legislative Voting Record for the State House. The purpose of this voting record is to provide the business community and ...

June 17, 2016


Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)

Hispanic Chamber business contest rewards five pitches
Grand Rapids Business Journal (subscription)
Michigan Chamber of Commerce webinar. Latino Business Pitch Competition. Those making business pitches were, from left, Humberto Alvarez Hernandez, Juana Garcia-Cruces, Evangelina Abundis, Encima Falcon, Nancy Quero Ramirez and Alejandro ...

June 17, 2016


Examiner.com

Lasinski endorsed by Michigan Chamber of Commerce in state house primary
Examiner.com
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce endorsed the Ann Arbor School Board member along with twenty-two other candidates for State Representative running in open primaries. "Today, we are pleased to announce the Michigan Chamber's endorsement of ...

June 10, 2016


CBS Local

'Michigan Matters' Mackinac Focus: Presidential Politics, Regional Transit And Flint
CBS Local
Gary Peters, Cong, Candice Miller, Cong, Debbie Dingell, Michigan Chamber of Commerce CEO Rich Studley, Michigan GOP Chair Ronna Romney McDaniel, DEGC's Rod Miller, Business Leaders for Michigan CEO Doug Rothwell, Detroit Science Center's ...

June 16, 2016


LaSata Gets Michigan Chamber Of Commerce Endorsement
News/Talk 94.9 WSJM
Kim LaSata, a candidate in the Republican primary for the Michigan House in the 79th District, has received the endorsement of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce. The chamber, which represents business interests, released a list of 23 candidates it's ...

June 16, 2016


PR Newswire (press release)

Michigan Chamber of Commerce Announces Candidate Endorsements For 23 State House Races
PR Newswire (press release)
LANSING, Mich., June 16, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced endorsements for 23 candidates seeking election to open seats in the State House. The entire 110-member State House is up for election ...

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