Advocacy

Your Chamber is proud to offer its membership advocacy staff, who are dedicated to working with local, state and federal elected officials to influence pro-business policies that impact your bottom line. Having a voice in the government is essential to successful business in Muskegon and is the top priority of the advocacy staff.

The Voice for Business

Gov. Affairs Committee

After thorough strategic planning sessions, the Government Affairs Committee sets the agenda for your Chamber’s legislative priorities. Building better relationships with local government leaders is the top priority.

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Star Ratings

The Government Affairs Committee interviews election candidates to provide a star rating based on how the candidate intends to act upon issues that local impact business. These ratings serve as a resource to Chamber members.

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Candidate School

For members that have ever pondered the idea of running for an elected position, a Candidate School event is offered periodically to give an overview of the entire process. Local officials are invited to offer their own insight on the rewards and responsibilities of running.

Run for Office

Every day, the Chamber is advocating for your business interests, but we can’t do it alone. We need YOU to get involved!

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Your Elected Officials

Meet your local, state and federal elected officials!

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More Resources

As a member of the Chamber, many advocacy resources are included in the cost of your membership investment.

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