Rep. Bob Genetski, R-Saugatuck; audio on Native American mascot ruling

Rep. Genetski says he is pleased to hear that the U.S. Department of Education has rejected a complaint filed by the Michigan Department of Civil Rights that called for an end to the use of Native American mascots by public schools in Michigan.  Rep. Genetski is the author of legislation that would have transferred $3…

Legislative Update for May 31, 2013

House Republicans talk about a priorities-based state budget for 2014 and adding a layer of local control to the state’s fireworks’ laws.   Legislative Update for May 31, 2013

Rep. Bob Genetski, R-Saugatuck; audio on visit by members of the House Tourism Committee

Rep. Genetski talks about the visit to his district this coming Monday by several members of the House Tourism Committee.  Rep. Genetski says Committee members will learn about dredging and how tourism impacts small and family businesses in west Michigan.   Genetski053113tourism2 Genetski053113tourism3 Genetski053113tourism4 Genetskitourism0531131

Rep. Dan Lauwers, R-Brockway Twp.

Rep. Lauwers talks about the passage of legislation that adds an element of local control to the fireworks law that went into effect in 2012.   Lauwers0529131 Lauwers0529132 Lauwers0529133 Lauwers0529134