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House and Senate Budgets Address Michigan’s Talent Demands

House and Senate Budgets Address Michigan’s Talent Demands

The House passed an omnibus appropriations bill and an education funding bill totaling $55.72 billion in proposed spending on Tuesday, 4/24/18, while the Senate passed similar bills totaling $56.6 billion on Thursday, 5/3/18.
Marshall Plan to Gain MMA Support with Pending Testimony

Marshall Plan to Gain MMA Support with Pending Testimony

Manufacturers rely on long-term talent solutions. To help address that need, MMA will provide testimony in support of Governor Snyder’s Marshall Plan for Talent, a $100 million, five-year investment toward Michigan’s future workforce needs.
MMA to Oppose Data Breach Bills

MMA to Oppose Data Breach Bills

MMA will voice opposition to legislation which would impose the world’s most stringent data breach notification requirement on Michigan manufacturers and other companies that collect data from customers.
MMA-Supported Long-Term Talent Funding Gains Committee Approval

MMA-Supported Long-Term Talent Funding Gains Committee Approval

MMA continues to support the expansion of the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF), a tremendously successful tool being used to combat the skills gap in Michigan.
MMA and Avalon & Tahoe Testify for Long-Term Talent Funding

MMA and Avalon & Tahoe Testify for Long-Term Talent Funding

MMA continues to support the expansion of the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF), a tremendously successful tool being used to combat the skills gap in Michigan.
MMA Shares New Details on HICA Solution with Committee Members

MMA Shares New Details on HICA Solution with Committee Members

Details continue to emerge on the proposal to replace the Health Insurance Claims Act (HICA) tax with a smaller tax on fully-insured commercial policies
Key Stakeholders in Michigan’s Talent Development System Support Collaborative, Demand-Driven Program Addressing State Skills Gap

Key Stakeholders in Michigan’s Talent Development System Support Collaborative, Demand-Driven Program Addressing State Skills Gap

Senate Bill 946 underscores the importance of public-private partnerships between employers and Michigan’s workforce system to design training models that support changing employer demand
Michigan Manufacturers Support Long-Term Talent Funding Bill

Michigan Manufacturers Support Long-Term Talent Funding Bill

The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) and leaders of Michigan manufacturing companies applauded the introduction of Senate Bill 946, which would ensure ongoing operation of the Skilled Trades Training Fund (STTF) program.
Governor’s Marshall Plan for Talent Legislation Introduced

Governor’s Marshall Plan for Talent Legislation Introduced

Legislation to boost efforts to promote skilled trades career opportunities across Michigan was recently introduced. Learn how the Marshall Plan for Talent package will keep Michigan manufacturers competitive and the leader in new job creation.
Asbestos Transparency Bill Signed into Law

Asbestos Transparency Bill Signed into Law

Governor Snyder signed the “Asbestos Bankruptcy Trust Claims Transparency Act” into law on Monday, 4/2/18, as Public Act 100 of 2018.
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.