Last Week on the MLC Blog

Dec 4, 2023

by Liz Gullett

As MLC’s Communications and Social Media Manager, Liz Gullett keeps clients informed and up-to-date on the goings on in Lansing and the Capitol.

Over the past week, we covered these topics on the MLC Blog…

MLC lobbyist Matt Sowash shared a look into the inconsistent life of a lobbyist and where he finds some consistency.

The new Michigan Department of Lifelong Education, Advancement, and Potential began operations on December 1.

By 2040, Michigan will get 100% of its energy from renewable sources under legislation signed into law by Governor Gretchen Whitmer.

Following the announcement of special primary and general elections to fill two open House seats, 12 candidates filed to run in the primaries.

The legality of the legislature’s use of adopt and amend on a ballot proposal increasing the minimum wage will go before the Michigan Supreme Court during December’s oral arguments.

Chief Growth Officer Hilary Doe and the Growing Michigan Together team released a report that compiled feedback from over 11,000 residents.

Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced promotions and hires in several key areas within the executive office and state government.

In our weekly “Five Things We’re Reading” feature we shared articles on improving meetings, a potential elimination of property taxes, and more.

A look at events during the week of December 2 – 8, 2023.

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