Chamber News & Blog

May 22, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement in response to House passage of much-needed legislation to strengthen and improve administrative rulemaking at the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ).
May 17, 2018
Article type: News
Michigan Chamber Vice President of Business Advocacy Wendy Block issued a statement today in response to the State Senate's passage of legislation to repeal and replace Michigan's Health Insurance Claims Tax ("HICA Tax").
May 15, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber today announced a new four-member executive leadership team. In 2019, the Michigan Chamber will celebrate 60 years of helping Chamber members solve their business problems and prosper
May 14, 2018
Article type: News
Legislation intended to address the atrocities and aftermath of the Larry Nassar situation was passed by the Senate earlier this month and is now pending in the House Law and Justice Committee.
May 14, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber has long-sought legislation to repeal and replace Michigan’s wholly unique and uncompetitive Health Insurance Claims Tax (“HICA Tax”).
May 14, 2018
Article type: News
Several Chamber-backed tax bills advanced through the legislative process last week.
May 14, 2018
Article type: News
Legislation has been introduced that targets a new industry: Adult entertainment.
May 7, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber testified in support of Medicaid work requirements before the House Appropriations Committee last week.
May 4, 2018
Article type: Blog
Working with difficult people is common; identifying and resolving our differences is critical to avoid ongoing stress.
May 1, 2018
Article type: Blog
You've just received a background screening report from a third-party provider on a job applicant or current employee and, unfortunately, the news isn't good.
April 30, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber is prepared to fight a bill introduced last week that would impose a $2.00 per transaction tax on mobility devices, like bicycles, mopeds, electric bicycles, and any other street device that isn't a car.
April 26, 2018
Article type: Blog
Every business has data. Some is critical. Some is sensitive. Some is not. What falls into each category changes from business to business. The legal and reputational risks that data brings do not change.