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LaFave’s plan to save taxpayer money on prison health care signed into law

State Rep. Beau LaFave’s plan to reduce the amount of public tax dollars spent on prison health care while continuing to protect public safety has been signed into law by the governor. LaFave, of Iron Mountain, said chronically ill and aging prisoners often have health care costs several times higher than the average inmate. It’s…

Rep. Johnson plan would save unborn children with beating hearts from abortion

State Rep. Steve Johnson today introduced a plan to protect the life of an unborn child from an abortion once a heartbeat is detected. “A heartbeat is a universal indicator of life,” said Johnson, of Wayland. “It’s time we be a voice for the voiceless, and uphold our constitutional duty to protect and defend the…

Rep. Whiteford welcomes Pfc. Laura Velderman to state Capitol

State Rep. Mary Whiteford, of Casco Township, welcomed local high school student and U.S. Marine Laura Velderman to the state Capitol on Wednesday to honor her with a special tribute on the House floor. At just 17 years old, Velderman had the necessary classes and credits completed to graduate from Hopkins High School. Instead of…

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The House Select Committee on Reducing Car Insurance Rates

The House Select Committee on Reducing Car Insurance Rates wants to hear from you! Speaker Lee Chatfield created the committee to solely focus on lowering car insurance rates for Michigan drivers. Submit your ideas and stories by clicking the graphic below.