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MICHauto Legislative Briefing

Automotive Hall of Fame
21400 Oakwood Boulevard, Dearborn, Michigan 48124
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
5:30  to 8 p.m.

Please join the Detroit Regional Chamber’s MICHauto program for a legislative briefing at the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Attendees will hear from state senators and representatives on business-related legislation and initiatives, pending in Lansing. The legislators will participate in a paneled discussion, moderated by Detroit Regional Chamber Vice President of Government Relations, Brad Williams, and answer questions from the crowd.

Topics of discussion will include but are not limited to personal property tax, Brownfield Redevelopment Incentives, the New International Trade Crossing, regulatory reform and more. The discussion will be tailored to automotive interests but registration is open to anyone interested in keeping their finger on the pulse of Lansing.

This event is free and includes hors d’oeuvres and a beer and wine bar, register todayPlease note space is limited.


5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Registration and Networking
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Legislative Briefing
7:30 – 8 p.m. Networking

Confirmed speakers:

State Senator Bert Johnson (D-Detroit)

Member of Senate Appropriations Committe, Minority Vice-Chair of the Senate LARA
General Government and Judiciary appropriations subcommittees
Member of Senate Redistricting Committee
Minority Vice-Chair of the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee

State Senator Mike Kowall (R-White Lake)

Chairman of Senate Economic Development Committee
Vice Chair of Senate Transportation Committee
Member of Senate Natural Resources, Environment and Great Lakes Committee
Member of Senate Reforms, Restructuring, Reinventing Committee

State Representative Jeff Farrington (R-Utica)

Assistant Majority Floor Leader
Member of the House Banking and Financial Services Committee
Member of House Commerce Committee
Member of House Tax Policy Committee

State Representative Jim Townsend (D-Royal Oak)

Member of House Tax Policy Committee
Member of House Local, Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs Committee

Register now.

Please contact Rob Luce at 313.596.0383 for more information.

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