Items Tagged with 'Rick Snyder'


Snyder targets Michigan’s poor recycling record

More than $435M in recyclable materials is sent to state landfills each year.

April 18, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder is asking Michiganders to stop taking out the trash. Read More

Gay marriages will not be recognized by state

March 27, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder said recently that the same-sex marriages performed last month will not be recognized by the state of Michigan. Read More

Snyder hears ways to streamline regulatory rule-making

March 21, 2014
The Office of Regulatory Reinvention within the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, or LARA, has passed on to Gov. Rick Snyder 18 recommendations improving state regulatory rulemaking processes, while maintaining transparency. Read More

Gov. Snyder calls for skilled talent at economic summit

March 19, 2014
In determining Michigan’s economic future, “probably the single most important issue is talent,” according to Gov. Rick Snyder — specifically, technically skilled talent for Michigan manufacturing and agriculture. Read More

Snyder’s 2014 Economic Summit arrives in GR

The first one, in 2013, was in downtown Detroit.

March 14, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder’s second annual two-day Economic Summit kicks off this morning at DeVos Place, and at least 700 people from throughout Michigan are expected to attend. Read More

Gov. Snyder hails automotive West Coast

March 7, 2014
Governor Rick Snyder thinks auto-industry talent should move to the West Coast. Read More

Auto supplier symposium keys on global presence

Governor will attend Grand Rapids event.

February 28, 2014
Gov. Rick Snyder will provide closing remarks Thursday at the 15th annual Automotive Suppliers Symposium in Grand Rapids, but attendees should gather plenty of new information before that happens. Read More

SBAM supports full replacement of PPT revenue for local governments

February 28, 2014
The Small Business Association of Michigan has come out in wholehearted support of the Snyder Administration’s proposed legislation that would guarantee a 100 percent replacement of the funding the personal property tax on business equipment provided to local governments. Read More

Trust Code gains more certainty

February 28, 2014
Two bills signed by Gov. Rick Snyder last month amend the Michigan Trust Code and the Insurance Code, clearing up any lingering uncertainty about who is eligible to receive death benefits from insurance trusts. Read More

Snyder lays out ambitious immigration plan

Visas said to be at the core of strengthening Michigan.

February 21, 2014
Congress might not be in a hurry to take up immigration reform, but that isn’t stopping Gov. Rick Snyder from pushing ahead with plans to attract international talent and investors to Michigan. Read More