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The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced five new initiatives under the Pure Michigan Business Connect umbrella at the Mackinac Policy Conference last week that will further help Michigan businesses grow and improve the state’s economy.
Should Southeast Michigan be marketed as a single brand? That was the question before the “Big Five” area leaders Thursday at the Mackinac Policy Conference.
Well, it’s over. Three days of panel discussions, keynotes and informal networking on the future of Michigan and its economy have concluded, and more than 1,500 movers, shakers and difference-makers are headed back south along Michigan’s major roads — well, except for a few who came here from the U.P.
Former John Engler press secretary and Republican activist John Truscott and Michigan Democratic Chairman Mark Brewer discussed all things political, from the presidential race to recent local scandals at a political roundtable on Mackinac Island.
Gov. Rick Snyder says that although much has been accomplished during his time in office, much more needs to be done to make Michigan the economic power house of old.
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