Rep. Jeff Noble, R-Plymouth; audio on tax relief legislation

Rep. Noble talks about his new legislation to provide continued tax relief to Michigan families paying city income taxes in Michigan, saying his western Wayne County constituents would benefit from keeping more of what they have earned.  

Rep. Roger Hauck, R-Union Twp.; audio on tax relief proposal

Rep. Hauck talks about his legislation that allows Michigan families to continue claiming personal exemptions on income taxes in the wake of federal tax reforms being signed into law last month. Rep. Hauck’s bill also increases the state personal exemption from the current $4,000 to $4,300 for the 2018 tax year, with gradual increases reaching…

Rep. Jim Tedder, R-Oakland County; audio on 2018 tax policy work

House Tax Policy Committee Chair Jim Tedder says the House will work to eliminate any ambiguity about the impact of federal tax changes on state tax policy, and says he will continue to look for tax policy changes he says will benefit Michigan families.  

Rep. Pamela Hornberger, R-Chesterfield Twp.; audio on school start legislation

Rep. Hornberger talks about her HB 5157, which would eliminate the current restriction on starting the school year before Labor Day.  Rep. Hornberger’s plan would allow for a pre-Labor Day start of the school year, with no school on any Monday or Friday during August.  A former teacher, Rep. Hornberger says more than 100 Michigan…