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Gov. Whitmer Signs Bills Supporting Workers, Teachers, and Tribal Communities

Michigan Business Network
November 30, 2023 7:00 AM

Other legislation helps government work better   

LANSING, Mich.—Wednesday, Governor Whitmer signed legislation supporting workers, teachers, and tribal communities. The bills also cut red tape, improve the efficiency of state services, and help Michigan residents access and navigate state government. 

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EDGE Partnerships | EDGE Wins Gold for ‘Your Shot’ Campaign

Michigan Business Beat
November 29, 2023 5:00 PM

Health Department initiative aimed at increasing vaccinations 

            LANSING, MI – A countywide campaign to boost immunization rates post-COVID has earned national recognition for Edge Partnerships and the Ingham County Health Department (ICHD).

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Auburn Mayor Lee Kilbourn Named President of Michigan Association of Mayors

Michigan Business Network
November 29, 2023 12:00 PM

Zeeland Mayor Kevin Klynstra Selected as Vice President 

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With Governor’s Signature, Michigan Becomes National Leader in Clean Energy

Michigan Business Network
November 29, 2023 10:00 AM

New laws will bring accountability for big utilities, help lower costs for ratepayers
DETROIT, Mich. – A  nonpartisan coalition of organizations committed to tackling the climate crisis in Michigan today praised   Gov. Gretchen Whitmer  for signing bills to hold utilities accountable to achieving a 100% clean energy standard.
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LEO | New Report Reveals Infrastructure, Housing, Jobs, Education and Cost of Living Among Top Priorities for Michiganders

Michigan Business Network
November 28, 2023 12:00 PM

Feedback collected from more than 11,000 Michiganders will help guide state’s overall population growth strategy

Chief Growth Officer Hilary Doe and the Growing Michigan Together team released a report today that compiles and analyzes feedback from over 11,000 Michiganders that will be used to create the most robust population growth strategy in Michigan’s history.

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Hemlock Semiconductor Appoints Roy Furbank as Vice President of Process Engineering

Michigan Business Network
November 27, 2023 1:15 PM

New executive position focuses on innovation and continuous improvement in HSC polysilicon manufacturing processes

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Statements on the Passing of Kathleen M. Wilbur

Michigan Business Network
November 27, 2023 8:00 AM

LANSING, Mich. – Michigan Future, Inc. (MFI), released the following statement from Lou Glazer on behalf of the board of directors and MFI staff following the passing of board chair, Kathleen M. Wilbur:

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Spread Cheer Throughout the Greater Lansing Region on Small Business Saturday® on November 25

Michigan Business Network
November 24, 2023 6:00 PM

LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) is proud to continue its support of the local small business community in anticipation of Small Business Saturday on November 25th.

Originally initiated by American Express in 2010, this annual shopping holiday unfolds on the Saturday following Thanksgiving, encouraging patrons nationwide to rally behind small businesses during one of the peak shopping seasons.

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Gov. Whitmer & Gov. DeWine Place Wager on The Game

Michigan Business Network
November 24, 2023 3:00 PM

LANSING, Mich. — Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer and Governor Mike DeWine of Ohio placed a friendly wager ahead of the rivalry football game between the University of Michigan and the Ohio State University, commonly referred to as "The Game." 

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ICYMI: Media Business | Elizabeth LeBlanc - How the Media Deals with Lawmakers and N.D.A.s

Media Business
November 24, 2023 1:00 PM

Tony Conley is a newer content contributor and show-host for Michigan Business Network. To wrap up his Sixty-fourth episode, Tony has a three-segment conversation about a recent Detroit News article looking into NDAs lawmakers enter into and how that impacts their constituents and the projects potentially coming to Michigan. 

He welcomes back Beth LeBlanc. Elizabeth is a reporter at The Detroit News, from Davidson, Michigan. University of Michigan-Flint grad.

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