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News From The State Capitol

Amy Drumm, Vice President of Government Affairs for Michigan Retailers Association

July/August 2021

By Amy Drumm, SVP of Government Affairs, MRA

VETOED: REBATE FOR SALES/USE TAXES PAID ON PPP PURCHASES

Retailers and business owners should be dismayed that politics got in the way and caused the veto of a set of bills (HB 4224-4225).

News From The Capitol: Victory alert – state cancels permanent COVID workplace safety rules

Amy Drumm, Vice President of Government Affairs for Michigan Retailers Association

By AMY DRUMM, MRA Vice President, Government Affairs

We bring you news of a great victory! After over two months and nearly 28 hours of meetings, MRA and others were successful in getting the state to concede that developing permanent rules for COVID-19 did not make sense.

News From The Capitol: Lighter version of normal

Amy Drumm, Vice President of Government Affairs for Michigan Retailers Association

By AMY DRUMM, MRA Vice President, Government Affairs

We are weeks away from the first 100 days since the start of the new legislative session. While the general public hears a lot about politics during an election season,