From the most powerful voice for Business in Michigan. The Michigan Chamber Business Brief. Wendy Block, the Chamber’s Vice President for Business Advocacy.

A package of bills recently introduced in the State House would make it easier for Michigan residents who have been arrested & convicted of certain nonviolent crimes to have their criminal records expunged. While the concept seems to have merit, business owners have practical concerns about the need to do work-related background checks as part of the hiring process.