August 6: Proposal 1 Passes as Michigan’s Reinvention Continues; Three of Four Chamber-Backed Congressional Candidates Advance in Primary

Proposal 1 Passes as Michigan’s Reinvention Continues, Chamber Thanks Members for Support The Detroit Regional Chamber thanks its membership, affiliates, and supporters, including Michigan Citizens for Strong and Safe Communities, for their support of Proposal 1. In a major win Continue Reading Continue Reading

July 1: Chamber PAC Endorses David Trott for 11th Congressional District; Applauds Detroit City Council for Approving M-1 Rail Agreements

Building on its efforts to identify and support pro-economic development candidates from both sides of the aisle, the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Political Action Committee (PAC) Board recently endorsed David Trott (R-Birmingham) for the 11th Congressional District. Trott got a first-hand look at what it means to be a member of Congress when he served on the staff of former Congressman William Broomfield (R-Royal Oak) in the 1980s. Continue Reading

June 10: Michigan Senate Approves Detroit Bankruptcy Legislation; Detroit Free Press Endorses ‘Yes’ Vote on Proposal 1

Chamber Applauds Michigan Senate’s Approval of Detroit Bankruptcy Legislation The Detroit Regional Chamber applauds the Michigan Senate’s approval of the Detroit bankruptcy settlement legislation last week. With Governor Rick Snyder’s signature, this legislation will provide $194.8 million toward Detroit’s bankruptcy Continue Reading Continue Reading