Chamber Letter to Legislature: Action Needed on Roads Compromise Plan

After the defeat of Proposal 1, leaders of both parties promised voters a plan to finally fix Michigan’s roads and critical infrastructure. Six months later, no agreement has been reached and voters once again read headlines that our elected leaders are at an impasse. Michigan’s residents and business community should not wait any longer to have a transportation system worthy of a state on the rise.

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Detroit Regional Chamber’s Response to Petition Drive to Increase Michigan’s Corporate Income Tax to Fund Roads

DETROIT, July 23, 2015: Today, Detroit Regional Chamber Vice President of Government Relations Brad Williams released the following statement in response to a ballot question committee signature petition drive that would increase Michigan’s Corporate Income Tax (CIT) from 6 to 11 percent in order to address the state’s crumbling infrastructure.

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Detroit Regional Chamber Releases 2015 Mackinac Policy Conference To-Do List and Announces 2016 Conference Dates

MACKINAC ISLAND, May 29, 2015 – Today, the Detroit Regional Chamber unveiled its 2015 Mackinac Policy Conference To-Do List following three days of discussions featuring top state, regional and national thought leaders. Governor Rick Snyder, Conference Chair Mark Davidoff, Michigan Managing Partner of Deloitte LLP, and Chamber President and CEO Sandy K. Baruah announced the list of four items at the conclusion of the annual Conference.

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Detroit Regional Chamber Announces Dennis Archer Jr. as 2016 Mackinac Policy Conference Chair

MACKINAC ISLAND, May 28, 2015 – Today, the Detroit Regional Chamber announced that Dennis Archer Jr., the founding principal and president of Archer Corporate Services (ACS), and CEO of Ignition Media Group, will serve as Chair of the 2016 Mackinac Policy Conference. This year’s Conference Chair and Deloitte’s Michigan Managing Partner Mark Davidoff made the announcement from the four-day Conference held at Grand Hotel.

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