Mackinac Island

Robert Ficano with WWJ's Vickie Thomas

Mackinac Panel: Think Long Term About Government Finances

Michigan’s future fiscal stability depends on remembering the bitter lessons the state learned in the last downturn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2013

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Detroit Mayoral Candidates Square Off On Mackinac Island

The four leading candidates for Mayor of Detroit squared off Thursday night in another debate, this time on Mackinac Island as part of the annual Detroit Chamber of Commerce Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2013

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$8B Pure Michigan Business Connect Program Grows Through Consumers Power, DTE

The state’s $8 billion Pure Michigan Business Connect program continues to grow, with Consumers Energy and DTE Energy committing to a total of $2 billion in spending with other Michigan-based companies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

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Mackinac Auto Panel: U.S. Globally Competitive, But At A Cost

The American auto industry is on a “slow and steady growth path up,” even though it now accounts for a mere 12 percent of global auto production, a panel said Wednesday at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

Attendees arrive for the 2013 Mackinac Policy Conference at The Grand Hotel. (Credit: Rob Davidek/WWJ Newsradio 950)

2013 Mackinac Policy Conference Agenda

The conference runs through Wednesday through Friday, May 29-31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

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Mackinac Policy Conference: “Education Is A Civil Right”

Over 1600 attendees will converge on Mackinac Island starting Wednesday for the beginning of the annual Mackinac Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

Tom Watkins.

Policy Conference On Mackinac Island: Gov’t Geared Toward 21st Century

Among those community and business leaders gathering on Mackinac Island will be Tom Watkins, former state school superintendent now US-China business and education consultant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

A tour boat speeds past the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, MI. (Getty Images-File)

Verizon Expands 4G LTE To Mackinac Island

Verizon Wireless has expanded its 4G LTE network to Mackinac Island, just in time for the Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

A tour boat speeds past the Grand Hotel (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit Regional Chamber’s Policy Conference Kicks Off On Wednesday

More than one thousand people will head north for the annual event, which runs from Wednesday through Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

Mark Hackel. (File Photo)

Macomb’s A Regional Player Says County Exec Heading To Mackinac Conference

County Executive Mark Hackel says that he wants Macomb known as a regional player.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2013

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