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Johnson plan protects those using flavored vaping products to quit smoking

State Rep. Steve Johnson, of Wayland, today testified in support of his plan exempting low nicotine level flavored vaping products from the governor’s flavored vaping ban. Under the governor’s ban, all retailers, vape re-sellers and distributors are prohibited from selling any flavored e-cigarette products besides the flavor of tobacco, regardless of nicotine levels. “It’s quite…

Rep. LaFave invites residents to October office hours

Rep. Beau LaFave of Iron Mountain announced his October office hours for residents of Dickinson, Menominee, and Delta counties. “I look forward to seeing everyone at my upcoming office hours,” Rep. LaFave said. “We have been doing a lot of good things in Lansing to benefit everyday Yoopers.” The office hours schedule is as follows:…

Defending School Safety

By State Rep. Beth Griffin On Sept. 30, Gov. Whitmer slashed millions of dollars from critical government services in an attempt to chastise the Legislature for refusing to include her unrealistic 45-cent gas tax increase in the budget. Instead, she’s hurt some of our most vulnerable citizens with her vindictive actions. One of her cuts…

Rep. Whiteford spearheads plan to address mental health of prisoners after release

Establishing discharge plan would ensure seamless transition for parolees State Rep. Mary Whiteford today testified before the Michigan House Judiciary Committee in support of her plan to ensure people who are treated for mental health and substance abuse disorders in prison continue receiving treatment upon their release. Whiteford, of Casco Township, said about 20 percent…

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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.