2020 Elections Briefing

Please join MITA staff along with Zach Gorchow, executive editor and publisher of Gongwer News Service, for a virtual elections update on the political landscape in Michigan on Thursday October 22, 2020 at 10:00am, just prior to the November 3 election. Zach is known...

State Budget Retains $600 Million for Transportation

Governor Whitmer and legislative leaders announced their 2021 fiscal year budget agreement this week. In what has been one of the most secretive budget processes in recent memory, expectations are that final passage will be quick through the Legislature and on to the...

Campaign Series: House Democratic Caucus Update

Throughout the campaign season, MITA members are invited to join Vice President of Government Relations, Lance Binoniemi and our lobbying team at Governmental Consultant Services Inc. (GCSI) in a series of Zoom presentations done by various members of the Republican...

Should Speed Limits Be Increased For Heavy Trucks?

For several years, the Michigan Legislature has been debating, and, ultimately, changing certain speed limits on Michigan’s roads. Not without controversy, certain speed limits have been raised where it is safe and possible to do so. Recently, policy makers have...