2014 Elections

Job Providers Win Big on Primary Election Day!

We started the election season by telling you, "It’s a New Day in Michigan." We're pleased to report Primary Election results that will continue to move Michigan forward.

Tuesday’s Primary Election was a very good day for job providers and the Michigan Chamber. Across the state, voters cast ballots for common sense conservatives who are in favor of limited government and will be fighters for free enterprise.

Michigan Chamber Endorses State Rep. Marilyn Lane in Her Bid for Re-Election

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of State Representative Marilyn Lane (D-Fraser) in her bid for re-election to the State House. Rep. Lane is the Minority Vice-Chair of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and has been a vocal leader in the legislative effort to fix our roads and improve public transit.

Michigan Chamber Endorses State Rep. John Kivela in his Bid for Re-Election

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of State Representative John Kivela (D-Marquette) in his bid for re-election to the State House. Rep. Kivela is the former mayor of Marquette and serves on the House committees for Tourism, Criminal Justice and Natural Resources.

Michigan Chamber Releases 2013-2014 Legislative Voting Record, Announces Earned Endorsements for State House and Senate

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today released its 2013-2014 Legislative Voting Record – A Competitiveness Scorecard for Michigan. The purpose of this document is to provide the business community and other interested parties with a measure of how current members of the Michigan Legislature voted on a wide range of key economic issues.

Chamber Endorses AG Bill Schuette for Re-Election

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of Attorney General Bill Schuette in his bid for re-election.

“We are very pleased to announce the Michigan Chamber endorses Attorney General Bill Schuette for re-election in 2014,” said Jim Holcomb, Senior Vice President for Business Advocacy & General Counsel for the Michigan Chamber. “As Michigan’s chief law enforcement officer, Bill Schuette has worked tirelessly to protect Michigan citizens  – and our state constitution.”

Chamber Endorses John Moolenaar for U.S. House

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of John Moolenaar for U.S. House. Moolenaar is seeking election to represent Michigan's 4th Congressional District, which includes the counties of Clare, Clinton, Gladwin, Gratiot, Isabella, Mecosta, Midland, Missaukee, Ogemaw, Osceola, Roscommon, Shiawassee, Wexford, and parts of Montcalm and Saginaw counties.