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Stabenow, Peters, Share their Distinguished Guests for the State of the Union

Michigan Business Network
February 6, 2023 4:00 PM

Senator Stabenow Announces Bob Sheehan, Community Mental Health Association Chief Executive Officer, as her State of the Union Guest

Peters Announces Local Veteran and Advocate as Guest for 2023 State of the Union 

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Flint & Genesee Group | Flint & Genesee Education & Talent Seeks Employers to Hire Teens This Summer

Michigan Business Network
February 6, 2023 3:00 PM

(Flint, Mich., Feb. 6, 2023) Flint & Genesee Education & Talent’s teen employment program, Summer Youth Initiative (SYI), is now accepting responses to its Request for Proposal (RFP) from local businesses and organizations looking for employees this summer. 

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PHOTOS: Governor Whitmer, Democratic Leaders Roll Out Largest Tax Break for Working Families, Seniors in Decades

Michigan Business Network
February 6, 2023 2:00 PM

Lowering MI Costs plan rolls back retirement tax, quintuples Working Families Tax Credit, and delivers Inflation Relief Check to every taxpayer  

LANSING, Mich. – Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Senate Majority Leader Winnie Brinks, and Speaker Joe Tate rolled out the Lowering MI Costs Plan, which will deliver the largest tax break to Michiganders in decades.

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PHOTOS: Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Directive Increasing Business Opportunity for Geographically Disadvantaged Business Enterprises

Michigan Business Network
February 6, 2023 8:00 AM

LANSING, Mich. – Friday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive directive to improve the State of Michigan’s contracting process by increasing business opportunities for  Geographically Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (GDBEs) to contract with the state.

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Governor Whitmer, Democratic Leaders Agree to Deliver the Largest Tax Break in Decades

Michigan Business Network
February 3, 2023 4:00 PM

Through Lowering MI Costs Plan 

LANSING, Mich. – Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Senate Majority Leader Winnie Brinks, and Speaker Joe Tate released the following statement after agreeing to a framework for the Lowering MI Costs plan that will deliver the largest tax break to Michiganders in decades and ensure that all taxpayers see relief.

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MEDC | Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for the ‘Dennis S. Smith Park-National Fitness Court’ Project in Grand Blanc

Michigan Business Network
February 3, 2023 3:00 PM

$50,000 goal to win matching grant through MEDC’s Public Spaces Community Places initiative

LANSING, Mich. – The city of Grand Blanc plans to create a new public park behind City Hall on High Street to honor the city’s first fire chief, Dennis S. Smith, who passed away in June 2022. This effort will be completed through the anticipated success of a crowdfunding campaign, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) and city of Grand Blanc announced today. The campaign is being offered through the Michigan-based crowdfunding platform Patronicity.

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Stabenow, Peters, James Lead Michigan Delegation in Continued Bipartisan, Bicameral Push for New Fighter Mission at Selfridge Air National Guard Base

Michigan Business Network
February 3, 2023 9:00 AM

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow (MI) and Gary Peters (MI) and U.S. Representative John James (MI-10) led the Michigan delegation today to continue urging Secretary of the Air Force Frank Kendall to replace Selfridge’s A-10 mission with a new, long-term fighter mission. In their letter, the lawmakers stressed how a new mission is essential to the ongoing sustainability of Selfridge, a cost-effective opportunity for the Air Force, and critical for America’s defense strategy.

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OFME | Michigan Mobility and Electrification Report Early-February 2023

Michigan Business Network
February 2, 2023 11:00 AM

WATCH VIDEO: The Future of Mobility Rides on Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) recently partnered with CBS News to produce a short film for the Davos World Economic Forum that discusses the evolution of mobility in Michigan. The film launched in conjunction with the Annual Meeting in Davos-Klosters, considered to be the most high-profile creative forum engaging the world’s top political and business leaders.

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Clinton County Selects Frontier as Partner in its Public-Private Partnership in Pursuit of a ROBIN Grant Project

Michigan Business Network
February 1, 2023 6:00 PM

to Expand Fiber Broadband Service to Unserved and Underserved Locations

St. Johns, Mich.– The Clinton County Board of Commissioners selected Frontier as the vendor for a public-private partnership in pursuit of State Realizing Opportunities with Broadband Infrastructure Networks (ROBIN) grant funding.  The County’s Broadband Infrastructure Development Project will provide fiber-to-the-home broadband service to an estimated 4,300 households in unserved and underserved areas in Clinton County.  This partnership leverages Frontier’s plans to independently fund additional fiber expansion in the community.
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SBA | Hot Topic – Senate Proposes Payroll Tax Relief for RRF Applicants

Michigan Business Network
February 1, 2023 12:00 PM

“While the American Rescue Plan saved thousands of restaurants, its Restaurant Revitalization Fund left too many behind. I believe we need to replenish the Fund and will keep pressing to do so. We are re-introducing the Restaurant Revitalization Tax Credit Act because we know it will help keep restaurants afloat until we are able to replenish the Fund. This tax credit would benefit every eligible restaurant that applied to the Fund but never received a grant through no fault of their own.

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