Mackinac policy conference

7:13 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Detroit Bankruptcy to be a Major Topic of Mackinac Policy Conference

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Three day conference begins Wednesday with a forum featuring U.S. Senate candidates Gary Peters and Terri Lynn Land
Michigans business, nonprofit and political leaders will assemble this week for the Detroit Regional Chambers annual Mackinac Policy Conference as a path has emerged for the states largest city to get out of bankruptcy court later this year.
6:14 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Study finds many recent college grads leaving Michigan

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Detroit Regional Chamber released study at Mackinac Policy Conference
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
MACKINAC ISLAND, MI - Nearly 40 percent of certain recent graduates from Michigan's public universities have moved outside of the state, a figure that business and education leaders say must change in order to continue the state's economic recovery. They mostly left for career opportunities, but also cited urban experiences and public transportation as reasons for relocating after graduation.
6:21 am
Tue May 28, 2013

Mackinac Policy Conference this week

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Annual conference hosted by Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce focuses political spotlight
Lansing - Michigan's business, education, charity and political leaders are heading north today for the Wednesday start of the Detroit Regional Chamber's annual three-day policy conference on Mackinac Island.