Rep. Kevin Daley, R-Lum

Rep. Daley talks about his new legislation that exempts renewable energy systems from the collection of taxes. Daley, the Chair of the House Agriculture Committee, says many renewable energy systems at farms around the state are costing their owners more in taxes than the value of the energy they are creating. Daley0315134 Daley0315133 Daley0315132 Daley0315131…

Legislative Update for March 15, 2013

House Republicans talk about action on emergency dredging, reforming the Michigan Merit Curriculum and a more sophisticated approach to fighting human trafficking.   Legislative Update for March 15, 2013

Rep. Tom McMillin, R-Rochester Hills

Rep. McMillin talks about his testimony Tuesday before the House Appropriations Higher Education Subcommittee on new long-term faculty contracts at Wayne State University. McMillin0312131 McMillin0312132 McMillin0312133.

Legislative Update for March 8, 2013

House Republicans talk about welfare reform, ending impractical state regulations and common-sense changes in liability laws.Legislative Update for March 7, 2013

Rep. Phil Potvin, R-Cadillac

Rep. Potvin discusses his legislation that would eliminate Department of Human Services regulations requiring that tents at Boy Scout and youth camps be equipped with smoke detectors Potvin0307131 Potvin0307132 Potvin0307133

The Capitol Report with Rep. Ray Franz

FranzCR030713   Rep. Franz talks about legislation that would end frivolous lawsuits involving the propane industry, as well as legislation that would allow for contact with bear cubs under 36 weeks of age.

Rep. Dan Lauwers, R-Brockway

Rep. Lauwers talks about how he is inviting residents in the 81st District to send bill ideas to his office as part of a legislative contest. Click links below to listen: Lauwers0305132 Lauwers0305133 Lauwers0315131  

Rep. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford

Rep. MacGregor talks about his legislation that would create an ombudsman for the residents of Michigan’s veterans homes.   MacGregor0305131 MacGregor0305132