Rep. Tim Kelly, R-Saginaw Twp.; audio on final passage of 2019 School Aid budget

Rep. Kelly, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on School Aid, says the 2018,-2019 fiscal year spending plan for Michigan’s public schools has record funding of almost $15 billion, with a focus on early literacy and career technical education.  The House gave final approval to the budget on Tuesday.

Rep. Gary Howell, R-North Branch; audio on Free Wishing Weekend

House Natural Resources Committee Chair Rep. Gary Howell talks about Free Fishing Weekend, set for this coming weekend, June 9 and 10, saying it marks a good opportunity to bring new people into the sport.  Michigan residents can fish without a license during the weekend, although the usual limits still apply.