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Manufacturers and Bipartisan Workgroup Present Comprehensive Solution to Unemployment Fraud

Manufacturers and Bipartisan Workgroup Present Comprehensive Solution to Unemployment Fraud

MMA joined with Representative Joe Graves and Representative Kevin Hertel on 10/19/17 to announce the introduction of a legislative package to address key issues with the state’s unemployment insurance benefits system.
Continued Savings in Workers’ Compensation Costs Boosts Economic Competitiveness

Continued Savings in Workers’ Compensation Costs Boosts Economic Competitiveness

MMA praised huge gains in manufacturing competitiveness as the Michigan Workers’ Compensation Agency (WCA) announced earlier this month, saving Michigan employers $446 million.
Manufacturers and State Leaders Announce Legislation to Address Critical Workforce Demand

Manufacturers and State Leaders Announce Legislation to Address Critical Workforce Demand

MMA helped announce the introduction of new legislation dedicated to strengthening Michigan’s talent base and preparing the next generation for all the fulfilling and lucrative careers in modern advanced manufacturing.
New CTE Legislation to Address Critical Workforce Development Gaps

New CTE Legislation to Address Critical Workforce Development Gaps

MMA has worked closely with House Republicans and the Snyder Administration in promoting career pathways with new legislation to increase skilled trades awareness, improve career exploration, ensure stronger CTE programs and better collaboration with key talent stakeholders.
MMA Testifies Against Oral Chemotherapy Parity Mandate

MMA Testifies Against Oral Chemotherapy Parity Mandate

The Senate heard MMA testimony against legislation which would increase the cost of employer-sponsored health care.
MMA Drives Comprehensive Solution to UI Woes

MMA Drives Comprehensive Solution to UI Woes

Fraud is a serious problem facing Michigan’s unemployment insurance system. The bipartisan legislative workgroup established to address the issues plaguing the Unemployment Insurance Agency to which MMA was appointed will announce the introduction of bills to solve some of the most concerning unemployment system problems.
Senate Passes Legislation to Improve Your Path to $576 Million in Savings

Senate Passes Legislation to Improve Your Path to $576 Million in Savings

New legislation to eliminate the late filing barrier by allowing applicants to file late applications directly with the local March board of review passed last week.
Common Sense Dispute Resolution Bill Passes House

Common Sense Dispute Resolution Bill Passes House

The House was nearly unanimous in support of legislation to empower the State Treasurer to settle tax disputes with taxpayers through an informal conference, instead of in court.
Legislature Passes MMA Effort to Prohibit Unfair Tax on Food Manufacturers

Legislature Passes MMA Effort to Prohibit Unfair Tax on Food Manufacturers

MMA-supported legislation designed to prevent increased taxes on manufactured foods and beverages received overwhelming support on its way to full passage.
MMA-Supported Effort to Prohibit Unfair Tax on Food Manufacturers Gains Ground

MMA-Supported Effort to Prohibit Unfair Tax on Food Manufacturers Gains Ground

Both MMA-supported bills to prevent local, targeted taxes on manufactured foods and beverages were passed with overwhelming support last week in the House and Senate.
Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
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Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
This program recognizes excellence in manufacturing by honoring those who make a positive impact in their community and in their industry.
MFG Forum 2017
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MFG Forum 2017
The 2017 MFG Forum will outline the threats, discuss best practices and provide resources for protecting valuable manufacturing assets from cyber attack.
MFG Forum 2018
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MFG Forum 2018
The MFG Forum guides industry leaders through emerging issues like Industry 4.0 and provide resources to maintain Michigan’s manufacturing advantage in the 21st century.
Insurance Forms
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Insurance Forms
Download and print the forms you need to manage your benefits program.
Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
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Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
MMA is proud to announce that Standish’s Vantage Plastics has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the MFG Community Impact Award.
Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
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Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
Michigan’s economy is growing — but more remains to be done. Discover the industry’s top priorities for the 2017-2018 Legislative Session and help keep manufacturing moving forward.
Building a Competitive Michigan
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Building a Competitive Michigan
MMA legislative and regulatory successes have saved Michigan manufacturers billions of dollars in recent years.
Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
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Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
Eligible employers will qualify for a reduced taxable wage base of $9,000 for calendar year 2018 thanks to MMA-supported legislation passed in 2011.