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Alternative fuel vehicles and what they might mean for consumers - MIRS political update

Michigan Business Beat
July 19, 2017 10:00 AM

MIRS Publisher John Reurink sits down with Mike Alaimo of Clean Fuels MIchigan to talk alternative fuel vehicles and what they might mean for consumers and Detroit’s position as North America’s automotive hub.  

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Gov. Rick Snyder: New State Budget Charts Path to Michigan's Future with Strategic Investments

Michigan Business Network
July 14, 2017 8:00 PM

Gov. Snyder celebrates 7 for 7 – seven years of balanced budgets completed months prior to new fiscal year

Grand Rapids, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder signed the state’s fiscal year 2018 budget into law today, charting a comprehensive and thoughtful path toward the future that keeps Michigan’s momentum moving forward. The budget provides funding for key priorities that will protect and keep Michigan families healthy, drive the state’s economy, and foster education. The bill signing marks the seventh straight year the state budget has been completed before the required deadline.

“I am proud to say we can again celebrate our success in getting the budget signed well ahead of the new fiscal year,” Snyder said. “With significant investments in healthcare, education, public safety, infrastructure, natural resources, and our economy, this budget maintains our long-standing commitment to fiscal responsibility while making critical investments that will continue moving Michigan forward.”

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Election 20XX City Leadership Forum PART 4

Equity Equals
June 30, 2017 12:00 PM

The Election 20XX Campaign Community held its first City Leadership Forum at Union Missionary Baptist Church in Lansing, MI, on Thursday, May 25 at 6pm. The forum posed questions of candidates for City Clerk, City Council and Mayor.

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Election 20XX City Leadership Forum PART 3

Equity Equals
June 23, 2017 5:00 PM

The Election 20XX Campaign Community held its first City Leadership Forum at Union Missionary Baptist Church in Lansing, MI, on Thursday, May 25 at 6pm. The forum posed questions of candidates for City Clerk, City Council and Mayor.

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Senator Gary Peters updates on Defense Contracting in Michigan

Michigan Business Beat
June 16, 2017 10:00 AM

U.S. Senator Gary Peters Talks with MBN Founder Chris Holman at the 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference. They cover the uncertainty that is surfacing with our current presidency, an update on the autonomous vehicle, and defense contracting in Michigan.

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Senator Stabenow continues to fight for our Great Lakes

Michigan Business Beat
June 16, 2017 9:00 AM

Chris Holman catches up with U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow at the 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference and talks about the difficulties with the White House and moving policy forward and to function as a country. Senator Stabenow explains that there is a staggering 40 million people who get their drinking water from the Great Lakes and that we need to continue to protect this vital fresh water source.

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Election 20XX City Leadership Forum PART 2

Equity Equals
June 13, 2017 4:00 PM

The Election 20XX Campaign Community held its first City Leadership Forum at Union Missionary Baptist Church in Lansing, MI, on Thursday, May 25 at 6pm. The forum posed questions of candidates for City Clerk, City Council and Mayor. 
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Election 20XX City Leadership Forum PART 1

Equity Equals
June 13, 2017 3:00 PM

The Election 20XX Campaign Community held its first City Leadership Forum at Union Missionary Baptist Church in Lansing, MI, on Thursday, May 25 at 6pm. The forum posed questions of candidates for City Clerk, City Council and Mayor. 
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Lt. Brian Calley proposes new part-time legislature

Michigan Business Beat
June 9, 2017 2:00 PM

Lt. Brian Calley talks with Chris Holman about the great experience and opportunity that the Mackinac Policy Conference brings to policy makers and business professionals. Lt. Brian Calley announces a new part time legislature which allows for a more condensed sessions that would be a more efficient and affordable system resulting in fewer laws.   

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MIRS News, Capital City Round-Up

Michigan Business Beat
May 23, 2017 9:00 AM

MIRS Publisher John Reurink and Editor Kyle Melinn talk about the prospects of Michigan's Mike Rogers as FBI Director. Also, how serious is Geoffrey Fieger about a repeat run for governor.

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