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Recent News:

Rep. LaFave supports nuclear energy resolutions

State Rep. Beau LaFave of Iron Mountain this week supported a trio of resolutions urging the federal government to find a permanent solution for handling high-level nuclear waste and to support policies for recycling used nuclear fuel. The Michigan House Energy Policy Committee approved the resolutions. “Nuclear power plays an important role in meeting our…

Rep. Tedder bill approved by committee to improve motorcycle safety

Bill educates drivers about motorcycle safety The Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today approved legislation by state Rep. Jim Tedder to create a fund to promote motorcycle safety awareness to the general public.  The bill increases the motorcycle original and renewal endorsement fees to create the Motorcycle Safety Awareness Fund administered by the Secretary of State….

Committee approves Rep. Hughes bill to protect Michigan drivers from government overreach

Michigan motorists could leave an unattended vehicle idling in a private driveway under legislation approved today by the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. State Rep. Holly Hughes introduced the legislation after a Michigan motorist was issued a $128 ticket for leaving his car unattended in a driveway while warming his vehicle. “People across our nation…

Hernandez Following Through on Commitment to Help Improve Roads

Lansing – State Representative Shane Hernandez chaired a House Appropriations Subcommittee meeting today that moved a Transportation budget which many see as a challenge to the status quo.  Within the recommended budget are requirements that the Michigan Department of Transportation shift money away from administrative and planning costs, and put it towards fixing Michigan roads….


From the Blog:

Real Solutions; Real Results

House Republicans this fall continued to make progress on their Action Plan for the 2015-16 legislative session. At the beginning of session, GOP lawmakers created an online list of policy proposals to help make state government more efficient, effective and accountable. The 2015-16 House Republican Action Plan includes a record 78 specific goals to move…