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House Votes To Continue Health Insurance Tax Until 2025

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Michigan’s 0.75 percent tax on health insurance would be continued until 2025 under legislation advancing in the Legislature.

The House voted 83-23 Tuesday to extend the health insurance claims assessment, which helps pay for Medicaid services for low-income residents. 108 more words


'Michigan Matters' Focus: Chamber Leaders Sound Off On Lame Duck Lansing Legislature, Motor City, Gov. Snyder

(CBS Detroit) – Rich Studley, CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, is convinced Michigan’s roads will finally get the attention and resources needed to repair them after some tough winters that have wreaked havoc for motorists. 141 more words


Michigan Matters: Michigan Chambers Of Commerce And 2014

This week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain talks to Rich Studley, the President and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce; Sandy Baruah, the President and CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber; and Ken Harris, the President and CEO of the Michigan Black Chamber about the work done by the various chambers as well as what they see on the horizon as the city and state head into 2014. 35 more words


Lawmakers Consider Move On Right-To-Work Legislation

LANSING (WWJ/AP) – The Republican leaders of the Michigan Senate and House planned to meet with Gov. Rick Snyder later Tuesday to discuss, among other things, whether to introduce right-to-work legislation limiting unions’ ability to collect fees from non-union workers. 720 more words


Michigan Chamber of Commerce, the Protect Our Jobs Campaign and Class Warfare

In March, labor unions across the state announced an effort to change the Michigan Constitution by making collective bargaining rights part of the Constitution.

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Moroun's political donations hit $2 million mark

Morouns are big political donors as they fight public bridge

By Paul Egan
Detroit Free Press Lansing Bureau

LANSING — There were no major elections in 2011, but the Moroun family didn’t take its foot off the political giving gas as it fought plans for a public bridge across the Detroit River, campaign finance reports show. 524 more words

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A New Bridge Across the Detroit River: Conflict of Interest?

Michigan Radio

By Jack Lessenberry

Here’s something you may not know about journalists: We have a pretty high standard of integrity, especially when it comes to conflicts of interest. 536 more words

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