Advocacy News

The Latest Information on What's Happening in Lansing

Each week the Michigan Legislature is in session, the Michigan Chamber will issue an Advocacy News enewsletter providing the latest information on what is happening in Lansing and what issues the Michigan Chamber is advocating for or against on behalf of Michigan job providers.

  • Governor's $61.9 Billion Budget: 'Going PRO,' Pure Michigan Funding Restored, But Reduced
  • Could So-Called Economic Incentive “Transparency” Bills Have Unintended Consequences?
  • Bills Regulating/Taxing Liquid Nicotine Introduced
  • Looking to Share Best Practices for Paid Sick Leave Policies?
  • The State Budget Debate - Here We Go Again
  • Senate Hears Testimony on Health Insurance Bills
  • Aggregate Mining Permits Critically Important
  • Whitmer Lays Groundwork for 2020, Now What?
  • Four Big Goals for 2020
  • ‘Going PRO’ Funding Bill Introduced
  • Surprise Medical Billing Legislation on the Move
  • Senate Opposes Labor Rule for Marijuana Shops
  • The Fight for Fair Property Tax Assessments
  • Cookie-Cutter Approach to Non-Compete Agreements Unwise
  • Governor, Legislature Need New Approach to Road Funding Issue
  • 'Non-Decision' on Paid Sick Leave, Minimum Wage Disappointing
  • What Will 2020 Bring for Michigan's Economy?
  • Data Breach Legislation Back On the Table
  • Action Alert: Urge Congress to Vote, Pass USMC 
  • ‘Going PRO’ Training Fund Debate to Resume
  • Internet Sales Tax Legislation Signed Into Law!
  • House Supports Prosthetic Devices Exemption
  • Forced Unionization of MI's Marijuana Industry
  • Register Today for 2020 Economic Forecast
  • ‘Going PRO’ Training Funds Restored?
  • State Budget - Less Drama, More Action Needed
  • Advocacy News Returns in January 2020
  • Register Now for 2020 Economic Forecast
  • State Legislature on Two-Week Break; Advocacy News Returns Dec. 9
  • 'Going PRO' Training Funds Could Be Restored - But We Need Your Help
  • Air Emissions Fee Increases Head to Governor
  • State Budget Impasse - How to Move Forward
  • 2020 Michigan Economic Forecast - Sponsorships Now Available
  • Court Clears Way for Great Lakes Tunnel Project
  • Whitmer Proposes Costly Overtime Mandate
  • Evolving Tax Issues - What's Next
  • When Will the AG's Frivolous Lawsuit End?
  • Governor Proposes Dramatic Increase in Overtime Pay Threshold
  • USMCA Trade Agreement Needs Action Now
  • MI Businesses Pay More Than Enough in Taxes, Study Shows
  • Studley: Governor's Reckless Plan Should Be Withdrawn
  • Health Tax Could Have Devastating Impact
  • Michigan's Transportation Infrastructure: Where's the Funding?
  • Search for Skilled Workers Seems Never-Ending
  • With State Budget Done, It's Time to Focus on Other Priorities 
  • Sponsorships Now Available for 2020 Economic Forecast Forum