Chamber News & Blog

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. 
April 25, 2018
Article type: Blog
Under the Trump Administration, the NLRB is on track to change rulings, allowing managers to reestablish control over the workplace.
April 23, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Senate voted last week on key legislation supported by the Michigan Chamber to promote independence among healthy, adult Medicaid recipients.
April 23, 2018
Article type: News
Good news! Chamber-backed legislation to prevent Treasury from assessing contractors use tax on items provided to them by their customer for installation services only was unanimously approved by the State Senate last week. 
April 23, 2018
Article type: News
We are pleased to report that, thanks to passage of House Bill 5261 last week, businesses with less than $80,000 in personal property that qualify for the small parcel personal property tax exemption will no longer have to file annually to receive the exemption.
April 20, 2018
Article type: Blog
If you want to find out the financial health of a company - or even your own - there are two good ways to do it.
April 18, 2018
Article type: News
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today applauded the Senate Competitiveness Committee's vote on key legislation to promote independence among healthy, adult Medicaid recipients.