Items Tagged with 'Michigan House'


Michigan House expands scouting collaborative

'Embassy' at SXSW adds more local partners to help attract talent to the Great Lakes State.

March 1, 2019
Michigan House, an experiential platform in its fifth year at South by Southwest, is opening its doors a little wider this year. Read More

Michigan House names lineup for SXSW

December 28, 2017
A day-long series of Michigan-centered panel discussions will soon present the state to the world. Read More

Partners representing West Michigan at SXSW Michigan House

February 17, 2017
For the third year, Michigan House will be finding a temporary home at SXSW in Austin, Texas — and this time, they’re bringing Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss. Read More

Medical marijuana law may receive upgrades

Attorney says bills may ‘shore up’ some issues occurring at the federal level.

November 27, 2015
A series of three bills that passed through the Michigan House and are now expected to be taken up by the Senate would enhance the state’s medical marijuana law, possibly paving the way for lucrative business ventures. Read More

Creative ‘Michigan House’ sets up shop at ArtPrize

Venue will feature all things Michigan, from furniture to entertainment, for 19 days.

September 18, 2015
Following a successful stint at a major festival in Texas, a hub that showcases the best of Michigan will open in a downtown pop-up space during ArtPrize. Read More

Michigan House opens doors for ArtPrize

September 15, 2015
A house featuring all Michigan items, people and ideas will be on display during ArtPrize. Read More

Legislators have crowned themselves as king

August 15, 2014
The Michigan Senate last week approved legislation along party lines which, if passed by the House, will supersede a Nov. 4 state ballot question posed for voters. Read More

Power struggle

Hearing set on proposal to open Michigan to all electricity companies.

March 14, 2014
A bill proposed in the Michigan House to throw out the state’s 2008 electrical energy legislation will get a hearing in the Legislature Tuesday, with proponents and opponents possibly packing the hall. State Rep. Mike Shirkey, R-Clark Lake, sponsored House Bill 5184, which would — among other Read More