Month: October 2019

September sales slow; GM strike a question mark

LANSING, Mich. ā€“ Retail sales slowed in September coming off a strong month of sales in August.

The September Retail Index survey came in at 42.7, a decrease from September 2018ā€™s 53.9,

Flavored vape ban on hold, surprise medical billing discussion starts

Doctor challenges billing

In this issue:

  • Court puts flavored vape ban on hold
  • House unanimously reports marketplace bills
  • Discussion to end surprise medical billing starts
  • House passes updates to accessibility signs
  • Pure Michigan vows to continue

Court puts flavored vape ban on hold

On Oct.

Bill Hallan column: 3rd grade math – A lesson in time management

MRA President and CEO William J.Hallan

By WILLIAM J. HALLAN ā€“ MRA President and CEO

Iā€™m always a little bit disheartened when I walk into a business and I see a merchant using Square to process their credit card transactions.