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Michigan’s Unemployment Rate Is Back On The Rise

Despite the increase, unemployment does remain down from a year ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2015

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Official: State Liable For $9.4B In Tax Credits Through 2032

The $9.4 billion estimate is $2.9 billion, or 45 percent, higher than estimates provided to legislators at a revenue-estimating meeting in January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2015

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Comerica Bank’s Michigan Index Up Again in April

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index increased in April, up 1.3 points to a level of 122.4.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

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Report: Michigan’s Manufacturing Sector Gets An A, Logistics B

Michigan is rebounding from the Great Recession and making major strides in its business climate, says a new report from Ball State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2013

Event Notices From May 9

The latest event and meeting news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2013

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Michigan Economy Improves In December

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index saw a bounce back in December, rising 1.7 points to a level of 102.7.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013

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Michigan Economy Dips In August, Reports Economic Index

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index dipped in August, declining 1.2 points, to a level of 106.6.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2012

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Michigan Economy Grows In May

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index jumped 1.9 points in May, to a level of 103.9.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2012

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New State Budget Get Mixed Reviews Along Party Lines

There will be no shutdown of state government this year as state lawmakers have put the finishing touches on this year’s budget, about three months ahead of the deadline.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2012

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Report: Michigan Economy Stable, Stronger

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Michigan registered the largest jobless rate decrease from April 2011 to April 2012, decreasing 2.2 percent from 10.5 percent to 8.3 percent.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2012

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