Chamber in the News

Opinion: For the People Act fixes broken system - The Detroit News

May 22, 2019 - 22:08
Opinion: For the People Act fixes broken system  The Detroit News

"It's time to eliminate barriers to the ballot box, enact tougher ethics standards to hold public officials accountable and end big money in politics."

DeVos family ends longtime Amash support - The Detroit News

May 22, 2019 - 13:23
DeVos family ends longtime Amash support  The Detroit News

The powerful DeVos family of West Michigan is ending its longtime support of Congressman Justin Amash.

Business & Community Leaders Gather In Lansing For Chamber Of Commerce 'Day At The Capitol': Governor Whitmer Delivers Keynote Address - PRNewswire

May 21, 2019 - 13:57
Business & Community Leaders Gather In Lansing For Chamber Of Commerce 'Day At The Capitol': Governor Whitmer Delivers Keynote Address  PRNewswire

LANSING, Mich., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 100 business and community leaders from the across the state gathered in Lansing today to learn about ...

Water protesters call for clean-up changes - WLNS

May 21, 2019 - 10:53
Water protesters call for clean-up changes  WLNS

About one dozen Clean Water Action members picketed the Michigan Chamber of Commerce Environmental Issues Forum.

Polluter-Pay Protest 05/21/19 - The State News

May 21, 2019 - 10:47
Polluter-Pay Protest 05/21/19  The State News

The current state of Michigan's water pollution accountability is “Kind of B.S.” said D. Sayn, a man protesting outside of the annual Environmental Issues Forum.

Five months in, the precarious state of bipartisanship in Lansing - Bridge Michigan

May 21, 2019 - 06:20
Five months in, the precarious state of bipartisanship in Lansing  Bridge Michigan

Michigan's new Democratic governor and Republican legislative leaders promised bipartisan collaboration this year as divided government replaced eight years ...

Business & Community Leaders Gather In Lansing For Chamber Of Commerce 'Day At The Capitol': Governor Whitmer Delivers Keynote Address - Yahoo Finance

May 21, 2019 - 03:00
Business & Community Leaders Gather In Lansing For Chamber Of Commerce 'Day At The Capitol': Governor Whitmer Delivers Keynote Address  Yahoo Finance

LANSING, Mich., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly 100 business and community leaders from the across the state gathered in Lansing today to learn about ...

Water protesters call for clean-up changes - WLNS

May 21, 2019 - 03:00
Water protesters call for clean-up changes  WLNS

About one dozen Clean Water Action members picketed the Michigan Chamber of Commerce Environmental Issues Forum.

Michigan launches $3M campaign to meet gap in skilled trades jobs by 2026 - MLive.com

May 20, 2019 - 16:57
Michigan launches $3M campaign to meet gap in skilled trades jobs by 2026  MLive.com

Michigan employers will need to fill 545000 skilled trade jobs by 2026,

Michigan launches $3M campaign to meet gap in skilled trades jobs by 2026 - MLive.com

May 20, 2019 - 16:57
Michigan launches $3M campaign to meet gap in skilled trades jobs by 2026  MLive.com

Michigan employers will need to fill 545000 skilled trade jobs by 2026,

Report: $4.5M minimum spent on no-fault auto lobbying - Michigan Advance

May 20, 2019 - 11:42
Report: $4.5M minimum spent on no-fault auto lobbying  Michigan Advance

As Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and key legislative leaders negotiate in secret over a deal to reform Michigan's no-fault auto insurance policy, a flood of interest group ...

Guest Editorial: Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform - HollandSentinel.com

May 18, 2019 - 17:11
Guest Editorial: Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform  HollandSentinel.com

Driving down auto insurance rates for Michigan motorists finally moved out of the starting gate Tuesday with Senate passage of a bill that would build more ...

Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform - Grand Haven Tribune

May 15, 2019 - 17:17
Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform  Grand Haven Tribune

Driving down auto insurance rates for Michigan motorists finally moved out of the starting gate with Senate passage of a bill that would build more consumer ...

Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform - Grand Haven Tribune

May 15, 2019 - 17:17
Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform  Grand Haven Tribune

Driving down auto insurance rates for Michigan motorists finally moved out of the starting gate with Senate passage of a bill that would build more consumer ...

Michigan Chamber Responds To Attorney General's Nationwide Call For Assistance In Cases Against Pharmaceutical And PFAS Manufacturers - PRNewswire

May 15, 2019 - 15:33
Michigan Chamber Responds To Attorney General's Nationwide Call For Assistance In Cases Against Pharmaceutical And PFAS Manufacturers  PRNewswire

LANSING, Mich., May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement in response to Michigan Attorney ...

Citing Great Lakes threat, Whitmer issues emergency Mackinac Straits anchor restriction ⋆ Michigan Advance - Michigan Advance

May 15, 2019 - 10:10
Citing Great Lakes threat, Whitmer issues emergency Mackinac Straits anchor restriction ⋆ Michigan Advance  Michigan Advance

A ship anchor damaged a Canadian oil pipeline that runs through the Straits of Mackinac in April 2018. On Wednesday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an ...

Michigan Chamber Responds To Attorney General's Nationwide Call For Assistance In Cases Against Pharmaceutical And PFAS Manufacturers - Yahoo Finance

May 15, 2019 - 03:00
Michigan Chamber Responds To Attorney General's Nationwide Call For Assistance In Cases Against Pharmaceutical And PFAS Manufacturers  Yahoo Finance

LANSING, Mich., May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today issued the following statement in response to Michigan Attorney ...

Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform | News, Sports, Jobs - Escanaba Daily Press

May 15, 2019 - 02:29
Senate bill sets marker for no-fault reform | News, Sports, Jobs  Escanaba Daily Press

Driving down auto insurance rates for Michigan motorists finally moved out of the starting gate Tuesday with Senate passage of a bill that would build more cons.

Tariff situation "worrisome" for Michigan economy - WNDU-TV

May 14, 2019 - 17:38
Tariff situation "worrisome" for Michigan economy  WNDU-TV

'I think it's the next two or three rounds that would really begin to have a more severe impact on everyday folks.'

Whitmer, GOP leaders talking amid auto insurance impasse, veto threat - The Detroit News

May 13, 2019 - 17:46
Whitmer, GOP leaders talking amid auto insurance impasse, veto threat  The Detroit News

An auto insurance standoff between Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Republican leaders could come to a head Tuesday.