At Business Leaders for Michigan, we pride ourselves on developing strategies that are research-driven and fact-based. Our proposals and strategies are grounded in Michigan’s ongoing economic realities and aimed at bringing new vitality and competitiveness to our state. Our featured and most recent studies, reports and benchmarking websites are included below.

Business Groups Advocate for Structural Budget Reform

We continue to be part of a coalition of business groups strongly advocating for structural budget reforms. Members of the […]

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Long-Term Funding for Detroit Initiatives Secured

Business Leaders for Michigan has helped secure funding to sustain support for the City of Detroit’s business attraction program and […]

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David Brandon and Michael Jandernoa Talk About Economic Revival

From Detroit News: Economic revival requires bold moves Dave Brandon and Michael Jandernoa As legislators work to pass a budget, […]

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Business Leaders for Michigan Urge Lawmakers to Take Three Steps Immediately to Regain Confidence

On October 1st, we released the following statement in reaction to the Legislature’s failure to produce the 2010 State budget on time: […]

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Detroit News Continuing series: Ways to make Michigan better

The Detroit News’ editorial board is highlighting ideas from various groups to promote discussion on reform and restructuring government and […]

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Detroit Renaissance Becomes Business Leaders For Michigan!

Detroit Renaissance and the Michigan Business Leadership Council announced today we are uniting behind a comprehensive plan to turn around […]

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