Rep. Barrett talks about House passage Thursday of his HB 4053, which codifies the long-existing practice of requiring government bodies to perform official functions in English.
Rep. Bizon talks about the supplemental appropriation of $175 million allocated by the House this week for additional road work during the 2018 construction season.
Rep. Howell talks about the $175 million supplemental appropriation approved by the House Wednesday that will provide additional funding for road repairs in 2018.
Rep. LaSata talks about House passage of supplemental budget language that adds an additional $175 million in road money for county and local road work in 2018.
Rep. LaFave talks about House approval of legislation allocating $175 million in lapsed state money for additional 2018 road work.
Rep. Griffin talks about the allocation by the House of $175 million lapsed budget dollars for 2018 road work.
Rep. Iden talks about House passage of an additional $175 million in road funding from lapsed budget dollars.
Rep. Kahle talks about House passage Wednesday of a supplemental bill budget allocating an additional $175 million in 2018 road funding from lapsed money from the last budget cycle.
Rep. Canfield talks about House passage Tuesday of his House Resolution 250, which establishes February 18-24, 2018, as Family Medicine Week in the state of Michigan. Dr. Canfield, a family physician for some 30 years himself, says it is becoming increasingly difficult to attract individuals to practice in smaller communities like his home of Sebewaing….
Talking with reporters on the House floor this week, House Speaker Tom Leonard says a priority in the days ahead is a possible supplemental appropriation of $175 million for road and bridge work in 2018. The Governor has proposed spending that amount of money, from lapsed state funds, in 2019, and Speaker Leonard says he…
Rep. Hoitenga talks about House passage Thursday of her HB 5220, which raises the maximum allowable concentration of oleoresin capsicum, the active ingredient in pepper spray, from 10 to 18 percent. This increases the effectiveness of the solution and brings Michigan in line with the current federal limit, which the majority of other states have…
Rep. Cole talks about Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend, set for this Saturday and Sunday, reminding people that fishing is a good family activity and encouraging safety on the ice.
Rep. Canfield talks about Wednesday’s final House passage of legislation that will end Michigan’s fifteen-year old driver responsibility fees, saying the fees are too punitive and are an obstacle to employment for many Michigan residents.
Speaker Leonard talks about House passage Wednesday of a package of legislation that eliminates the state’s driver responsibility fees this fall while increasing the state’s personal income tax exemption to $4900 by 2021. Speaker Leonard argues the fees have long been an obstacle to employment for the 300,000 Michigan residents they impact.
Rep. Griffin talks about Saturday’s Winter Activity Day at the Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery in Mattawan, including hatchery tours, snow shoe rentals and a scavenger hunt between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
House Energy Policy Committee Chair Gary Glenn talks about Tuesday’s committee meeting that heard about hundreds of complaints regarding spiking utility bills across Michigan in recent months, including reports that some bills have doubled or tripled.