Chamber News & Blog

August 8, 2018
Article type: News
Tuesday's Primary Election was a very good day for job providers and the Michigan Chamber. Ninety-four percent of Chamber-endorsed candidates won their races!
August 1, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber issued the following statement in response to the Michigan Supreme Court's ruling that the redistricting ballot proposal is eligible for the November General Election ballot.  
Hall of Justice
July 18, 2018
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The Michigan Chamber issued the following statement in response to today's Michigan Supreme Court hearing on the legality of the redistricting ballot proposal. 
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July 16, 2018
Article type: News
The Detroit Free Press leadership acknowledged they ran these ads without following their normal review procedure. But the damage is done. 
Crain's Detroit Logo
July 16, 2018
Article type: News
A chill went through Michigan's business leadership community last week. The situation resulted from a fight over a ballot proposal its supporters say would stem gerrymandering in Michigan's legislative districts.
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July 16, 2018
Article type: News
The Detroit News leadership acknowledged they ran these ads without following their normal review procedure. But the damage is done. 
Get the facts straight
July 10, 2018
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The Michigan Chamber calls on Represent.Us to get their facts straight, cease their social media smear campaign and practice the ‘civility in politics’ they’re preaching.
Setting the record straight
July 9, 2018
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Unfortunately, in the middle of a respectful debate between Michiganders over a lengthy and complicated rewrite to our State Constitution, an out-of-state activist group inserted itself into the mix and is spreading false and misleading information in a way that is damaging to civil discourse.
Michigan State Capitol Legislative Chamber
June 29, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced endorsements of 31 candidates seeking election to open seats in the State House and Michigan Senate.  
Michigan State Capitol
June 28, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber released its 2017-2018 Legislative Voting Record; the purpose of which is to show the business community and others interested how current members of the Michigan Legislature voted on a wide range of key economic issues.
Chamber Endorsements
June 27, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of John James for US Senate and Tom Leonard for State Attorney General. The Chamber also announced endorsements of several business-friendly members of the US House seeking re-election in November.
Contractor Use Tax Liability Bill
June 26, 2018
Article type: News
Chamber-supported legislation to stop forcing contractors to audit their customers Use Tax liabilities has been signed into law.