Five Things We’re Reading

Five Things We’re Reading

Below are some of the articles that the MLC lobby team has been reading this past week. We hope you find them as interesting and useful as we do. Seasonal Businesses Can Stay Profitable in the Off-Season. Here’s How. – When budgeting isn’t enough, how can thinking...
Last Week on the MLC Blog

Last Week on the MLC Blog

Over the past week, we covered these topics on the MLC Blog… MLC lobbyist Rudy Hobbs shared the steps he’s taking to ensure the success of his personal goal for the year of focusing on networking. The House Fiscal Agency released its monthly revenue update, showing...
MPSC Seeking Input on Proposals

MPSC Seeking Input on Proposals

The Michigan Public Service Commission is seeking input on proposals establishing financial penalties for utilities that don’t meet thresholds for getting power back on and incentives for reduced outages and faster restoration of services. Financial Incentives and...
Public Service Commission Heads to Grand Rapids

Public Service Commission Heads to Grand Rapids

Next month, the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) will hold its regular commission meeting in Grand Rapids, instead of its typical location in Lansing. The Commissioners hope to broaden public engagement in regulatory activities by meeting outside of its...
MPSC Seeking Input on Proposals

Legislation Regulating Utility Rates Introduced

Senator Jim Runestad (R-White Lake) introduced legislation requiring utility companies to adhere to actual cost data instead of anecdotal future projections when seeking rate increase approval from the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC). Key Points: When a...