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Manufacturing a Strategy for Michigan's Future

Manufacturing a Strategy for Michigan's Future

Over the last eight years, Michigan now leads the nation in manufacturing job growth, with 190,800 new manufacturing jobs since June 2009 and billions of dollars saved in the annual cost of doing business in the state.
Significant Legislative Victories for MFG as 99th Legislature Adjourns

Significant Legislative Victories for MFG as 99th Legislature Adjourns

As the 99th Legislative Session concluded in December, it is important to highlight some of the legislative and regulatory victories achieved by MMA during the 2018 Lame Duck session.
MMA Testifies in Support of Going PRO Talent Fund

MMA Testifies in Support of Going PRO Talent Fund

MMA provided testimony to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Talent and Economic Development on 4/16/19, in support of the fund and in support of raising the available dollars to meet anticipated demand.
A Look Back at Manufacturing’s Resurgent Decade

A Look Back at Manufacturing’s Resurgent Decade

MMA has led the charge over the last eight years on issues impacting Michigan manufacturing’s ability to compete. Read more about these efforts and the resulting manufacturing growth.
AG Nessel Opines on Mackinac Straits Corridor Authority

AG Nessel Opines on Mackinac Straits Corridor Authority

Attorney General Dana Nessel responded to a request Thursday, 3/28/19, from Governor Whitmer regarding the constitutionality of the 2018 law that established the Mackinac Straits Corridor Authority.
MMA to Testify on Much-Needed Talent Endorsement

MMA to Testify on Much-Needed Talent Endorsement

MMA testified before the House Committee on Ways & Means in opposition to legislation that would eliminate the valuable WorkKeys® assessments and National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) from Michigan high schools.
Data Breach Bill Moves Forward, Fight Continues in Ways & Means

Data Breach Bill Moves Forward, Fight Continues in Ways & Means

Cyber security is a growing issue for manufacturers across Michigan. Despite MMA objections, the House Financial Services Committee voted to report House Bill 4187 out of committee on Wednesday, 3/13/19.
MMA and Business Coalition File on Paid Leave

MMA and Business Coalition File on Paid Leave

With the Paid Medical Leave Act scheduled to take effect 3/29/19, MMA filed briefs with the Michigan Supreme Court encouraging the court to issue an Advisory Opinion validating the Legislature’s action last session in amending the paid leave statute adopted earlier in the session.
Line 5 Agreement Ruled Legal by Court of Claims

Line 5 Agreement Ruled Legal by Court of Claims

MMA is pleased with the Court of Claims’ ruling validating the 2018 law which created the Mackinac Straits Corridor Authority and approved an agreement with Enbridge for construction of a tunnel under the Straits of Mackinac for the Line 5 oil pipeline.
Governor’s FY 2020 Budget Carries Tax Implications

Governor’s FY 2020 Budget Carries Tax Implications

Governor Whitmer presented her Executive Budget to a joint meeting of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees.
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.