Small Business Association of Michigan

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A state House committee will hold its first hearing today on bills to offer businesses more protections from COVID-19-related legal actions.  We have more from Rick Pluta.

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The New Year has arrived.  Among the changes for 2017 is an automatic pay raise for thousands of workers across Michigan.  The state's minimum wage has increased by 40 cents to $8.90 an hour.  There is a lot of conversation on the longer-term impacts of higher wages.

Minimum Wage Increase: Pros and Cons

Jan 30, 2014

Michigan's Small Business Administration and a local organization dedicated to the success of locally-owned independent businesses are weighing in on the idea of raising the minimum wage.