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Crystal Ball 2019 Outlook: 10 Concerns for 2019 - MiBiz

December 23, 2018 - 19:47
Crystal Ball 2019 Outlook: 10 Concerns for 2019  MiBiz

For this Crystal Ball edition of MiBiz, our team of journalists spoke with dozens of executives across West Michigan about their outlook for 2019. Fro...

Crystal Ball 2019 Energy Outlook: Michigan's 2019 energy future still firmly rooted in 2016 - MiBiz

December 23, 2018 - 17:14
Crystal Ball 2019 Energy Outlook: Michigan's 2019 energy future still firmly rooted in 2016  MiBiz

It's been two years since the Legislature passed sweeping energy reform bills, yet the laws remain front and center for those working behind the scene...

Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home - WNEM Saginaw

December 23, 2018 - 17:14
Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home  WNEM Saginaw

Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have granted tax breaks to people who save money for the first-time purchase of a home.

Crystal Ball 2019 Michigan Policy Outlook: Amid new political dynamic, business groups focus on talent, road funding - MiBiz

December 23, 2018 - 15:47
Crystal Ball 2019 Michigan Policy Outlook: Amid new political dynamic, business groups focus on talent, road funding  MiBiz

Michigan business groups say a transition of executive power from a Republican to a Democrat brings policy uncertainty, but they expect a conti...

Crystal Ball 2019 Outlook: 10 Concerns for 2019 - MiBiz

December 23, 2018 - 03:00
Crystal Ball 2019 Outlook: 10 Concerns for 2019  MiBiz

For this Crystal Ball edition of MiBiz, our team of journalists spoke with dozens of executives across West Michigan about their outlook for 2019. Fro...

Crystal Ball 2019 Michigan Policy Outlook: Amid new political dynamic, business groups focus on talent, road funding - MiBiz: West Michigan Business News

December 23, 2018 - 03:00
Crystal Ball 2019 Michigan Policy Outlook: Amid new political dynamic, business groups focus on talent, road funding  MiBiz: West Michigan Business News

Michigan business groups say a transition of executive power from a Republican to a Democrat brings policy uncertainty, but they expect a conti...

Crystal Ball 2019 Outlook Q&A: Rich Studley, Michigan Chamber of Commerce - MiBiz: West Michigan Business News

December 23, 2018 - 03:00
Crystal Ball 2019 Outlook Q&A: Rich Studley, Michigan Chamber of Commerce  MiBiz: West Michigan Business News

The Michigan Chamber of Commerce, with more than 6000 members that collectively employ 1 million people, stands as one of the more influential advoca...

Governor Synder Vetoes Tax Breaks for First Time Home Owners - 9&10 News

December 23, 2018 - 03:00
Governor Synder Vetoes Tax Breaks for First Time Home Owners  9&10 News

Outgoing Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has shot down legislation that would have helped future homeowners. Governor Snyder vetoed bills that would have ...

Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home - WZZM13.com

December 22, 2018 - 15:50
Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home  WZZM13.com

Real estate agents, bankers and the Michigan Chamber of Commerce were in favor of the legislation.

Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home - CBS 3 Duluth

December 22, 2018 - 08:37
Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home  CBS 3 Duluth

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have granted tax breaks to people who save money for the first-time purchase of a home.

Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home - seattlepi.com

December 22, 2018 - 08:28
Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home  seattlepi.com

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have granted tax breaks to people who save money for the first-time purchase of a home.

Snyder Vetoes Tax Breaks for People Who Save for First Home - U.S. News & World Report

December 22, 2018 - 08:26
Snyder Vetoes Tax Breaks for People Who Save for First Home  U.S. News & World Report

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have granted tax breaks to people who save money for the first-time purchase of a home.

Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home - SFGate

December 22, 2018 - 03:00
Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home  SFGate

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have granted tax breaks to people who save money for the first-time purchase of a home.

Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home - San Francisco Chronicle

December 22, 2018 - 03:00
Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home  San Francisco Chronicle

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have granted tax breaks to people who save money for the first-time purchase of a home.

Gov. Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home - WDIV ClickOnDetroit

December 22, 2018 - 03:00
Gov. Snyder vetoes tax breaks for people who save for first home  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Gov. Rick Snyder has vetoed bills that would have granted tax breaks to people who save money for the first-time purchase of a home.

Mich. Legislature Approves Pass-Through SALT Cap Workaround - Law360

December 21, 2018 - 17:13
Mich. Legislature Approves Pass-Through SALT Cap Workaround  Law360

The Michigan state Legislature has passed a bill that would establish an optional tax regime for pass-throughs as a workaround to the $10000 cap on state and ...

Mich. Legislature Approves Pass-Through SALT Cap Workaround - Law360

December 21, 2018 - 17:13
Mich. Legislature Approves Pass-Through SALT Cap Workaround  Law360

The Michigan state Legislature has passed a bill that would establish an optional tax regime for pass-throughs as a workaround to the $10000 cap on state and ...

Michigan lawmakers send Gov. Snyder bill to add hurdles to ballot drives - Bridge Michigan

December 21, 2018 - 06:58
Michigan lawmakers send Gov. Snyder bill to add hurdles to ballot drives  Bridge Michigan

Two months after voters approve three ballot measures, Michigan lawmakers approve reforms that critics say would make it impossible to place measures on the ...

Senate OKs major changes to Michigan's ballot initiative process - MLive.com

December 21, 2018 - 06:27
Senate OKs major changes to Michigan's ballot initiative process  MLive.com

A bill passed by the House would put new requirements in place for a ballot petition to gather signatures and be placed on the ballot. Pictured are voting booths ...

Michigan DEQ staffers to Gov. Snyder: Veto bill to weaken cleanup standards - Bridge Michigan

December 20, 2018 - 08:51
Michigan DEQ staffers to Gov. Snyder: Veto bill to weaken cleanup standards  Bridge Michigan

LANSING — Dozens of Michigan Department of Environmental Quality are urging Gov. Rick Snyder to veto legislation that would weaken standards for cleaning ...