Recent Updates

More Skilled Trade Workers Needed

Michigan business leaders at the Detroit Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference on Mackinac Island say the state needs more skilled trades workers. During a seminar on Michigan’s Talent Pipeline, CEOs from the state’s manufacturing and energy industries said there’s a talent gap in the state and they are partnering with local …

Read More »

ABLE Program Approved By House

The Michigan House has approved a bill creating a 529 savings plan for disabled children called the ABLE program. It would allow parents or guardians of a disabled child to put money away — tax free — for the child to use later in life to cover medical expenses. ABLE …

Read More »

Budget Vote Expected Soon

Lawmakers in the Michigan House and Senate could vote as soon as next week on a state budget. The State Department of Health and Human Services looks to take the biggest hit having $3.2 million cut from its budget, which will force the agency to close dozens of facilities. The …

Read More »
[sam id="3" codes="true"]