The Chamber's Government Relations team spends its time advocating for a pro-business agenda in local, state and federal government. They also act as a resource and guide to Chamber staff and members looking to learn more about Lansing and their work.
The Government Relations team recently look a group to Lansing to tour the capital and meet with various legislators, including Representative Steve Bieda (D-Warren) and Representative Barbara Farrah (D-South gate). The Chamber also periodically arranges trips for small business owners to travel to Lansing with the Government Relations team to meet with legislators and voice their concerns.
Leadership Detroit participants also have the option to travel to Lansing with the Government Relations team, to see our legislature in action. Gregory Clark, vice president of AT&T's external affairs, was among the participants in this year's group. "In our time in Lansing, Sarah Hubbard did an...