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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.
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