Advocacy News

The Latest Information on What's Happening in Lansing

Each week the Michigan Legislature is in session, the Michigan Chamber will issue an Advocacy News enewsletter providing the latest information on what is happening in Lansing and what issues the Michigan Chamber is advocating for or against on behalf of Michigan job providers.

  • Court to Hear Oral Arguments on Chamber-Backed Paid Sick Leave, Minimum Wage Laws
  • A Myriad of Proposed Tax Increases on Business Are Coming Out of Lansing
  • Chamber CEO Rich Studley Provides an Important Update on the Line 5 Tunnel Project
  • MPART Science Advisors Make PFAS Recommendations
  • Chamber’s Dan Papineau Provides National Update on Pending Tax Legislation
  • Michigan Chamber Testifies in Support of Efforts to Close the Skills Gap
  • Chamber Poised to Fight Job-Killing Tax Proposals by House Democrats
  • Line 5 Tunnel Project Key to Michigan's Energy Independence - It's Time to Move it Forward
  • Exactly Where is the Plan to Fix the Roads?
  • Auto Insurance Reform Negotiations Continue; Chamber Remains Optimistic
  • Chamber Files Amicus Brief in Support of Constitutionality of Paid Sick Leave, Minimum Wage Laws
  • State House Plans First Hearing to Codify Economic Presence Nexus Rules
  • Data Breach Notification Mandates Discussions on Hold
  • Chamber Lobbyist Attains State Tax Commission Assessing Designation
  • National Streamlined Sales Tax Program Administrator Presents to House Committee
  • Enough is Enough - It's Time to Reform MI's Highest-in-the Nation Car Insurance Rates
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  • House Passes Cost-Saving Auto Insurance Reform; Chamber Applauds House for Moving Issue Forward
  • Breaking News: Michigan Senate Passes Chamber-Supported Auto Insurance Reforms
  • Chamber Celebrates Small Business Week
  • Behind the Scenes: Seemingly Quiet, A Lot of Work is Taking Place at the State Capitol
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  • Chamber CEO Discusses Small Business
  • Federal Trade Negotiations Threaten Michigan Jobs
  • Chamber CEO Rich Studley Discusses Skills Gap, Auto Insurance & Fixing the Roads
  • Michigan Chamber Supports Initiative to Narrow Skills Gap, Increase Workforce Readiness
  • Chamber CEO Rich Studley Discusses Legislative Proposals to Address State's Talent Gap
  • Michigan Chamber Supports Efforts to Expand Broadband Services
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  • Chamber CEO Discusses Workforce Readiness, Closing the Talent Gap
  • Environmental Rules Review Committee Takes First Action; Process Working, Chamber Reports
  • New Mandatory Paid Sick Leave, Minimum Wage Laws Go Into Effect March 29; Are You Ready?
  • Register Now for the Michigan Chamber PAC II Golf Outing on Monday, June 10, 2019
  • Chamber Lobbyist Discusses New Environmental Rules Review Committee
  • Chamber Asks Court to Rule on Constitutionality of Paid Sick Leave, Minimum Wage Laws
  • DEQ Wants to Eliminate All Fee Sunsets; Chamber Expresses Caution
  • Chamber CEO Says Legislature Should Lower Auto Insurance Rates, then Discuss the Roads