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House Committee Moves MMA’s Enhanced Skills Training Bill Forward

House Committee Moves MMA’s Enhanced Skills Training Bill Forward

The House Committee on Workforce and Talent Development moved forward MMA’s legislative effort to codify the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF), renaming it the Going Pro Talent Program.
Manufacturers Voice Clear Opposition to Mandated Leave Proposal

Manufacturers Voice Clear Opposition to Mandated Leave Proposal

MMA expressed concern Tuesday, 5/29/18, at the submission of signatures for a ballot proposal that would force Michigan employers to provide paid leave.
Michigan Legislature Passes Monumental MMA-Driven HICA Elimination

Michigan Legislature Passes Monumental MMA-Driven HICA Elimination

After years of turmoil over the rising cost of health care and Medicaid financing, the Michigan Legislature passed MMA-driven legislation to eliminate the Health Insurance Claims Act (HICA) tax, a longstanding priority of MMA and our members.
Utilities Come to Deal, Avoid November Ballot Initiative

Utilities Come to Deal, Avoid November Ballot Initiative

Michigan utilities announced an agreement last week to increase renewable energy portfolios — 50 percent clean energy goal by 2030 — in exchange for the Clean Energy, Healthy Michigan group halting their effort to get an initiative increasing Michigan’s renewable energy mandate on the November General Election ballot.
MMA Joins Governor Snyder for UI Bill Signing

MMA Joins Governor Snyder for UI Bill Signing

MMA joined Governor Snyder and other supporters of reforming Michigan’s unemployment insurance system during a ceremonial bill signing for legislation passed in December 2017.
MMA Supports Governor’s Marshall Plan

MMA Supports Governor’s Marshall Plan

Manufacturers rely on long-term talent solutions. To help address that need, MMA testified in support of Governor Snyder’s Marshall Plan for Talent, a $100 million, multi-year investment toward Michigan’s future workforce needs.
Senate Approves MMA's HICA Elimination Legislation

Senate Approves MMA's HICA Elimination Legislation

After years of turmoil over the rising cost of health care and Medicaid financing, the Senate overwhelmingly voted to pass MMA-supported legislation to eliminate the Health Insurance Claims Act (HICA) tax, a longstanding priority of MMA and our members.
MMA Shows Support for Recognition of STEM Success

MMA Shows Support for Recognition of STEM Success

With more than 7,510 manufacturing positions still unfilled in Michigan and nationwide STEM jobs expected to grow by 11.8 percent by 2020, compared to 8.5 percent growth for all occupations, more must be done to prepare students for the jobs of tomorrow.
HICA Elimination Package Introduced in the Senate

HICA Elimination Package Introduced in the Senate

Legislation was introduced to implement the Snyder Administration’s proposal to eliminate the Health Insurance Claims Act (HICA) tax and replace it with a smaller Insurance Provider Assessment (IPA) tax.
MMA’s Enhanced Skills Training Bill Passes Senate

MMA’s Enhanced Skills Training Bill Passes Senate

The Senate passed MMA’s legislative effort to codify the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF), renaming it the Going Pro Talent Program.
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.