Rep. Bellino says Thursday’s vote on House auto insurance rate reform is historic and will save money for Michigan families in his district on the Ohio border.
Rep. Johnson talks about House passage early Thursday of auto insurance rate reform legislation.
Rep. Johnson talks about auto insurance rate reform and says the topic is the key pocketbook issue in his Kent County district.
Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield, R-Levering; audio on Senate passage of auto insurance reform legislation
Speaker Chatfield talks with reporters on the House floor Tuesday afternoon about Senate passage earlier in the day of auto insurance reform legislation.
Rep. Wentworth, who chairs the Select Committee on Reducing Car Insurance Rates, talks with reporters on the House floor Tuesday afternoon about auto insurance reform legislation approved by the Michigan Senate earlier in the day.
Rep. LaFave talks about Senate passage Tuesday of auto insurance reform legislation, saying he approves of the plan and that it will result in substantial savings for UP motorists.
Rep. Hauck talks about passage Tuesday by the House of his legislation that allows a student enrolled in a career and technical education (CTE) program to fulfill the required half credit of physical education by completing a 30-hour Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) educational training program. Rep. Hauck says the plan is a step…
House Transportation Committee Chair Rep. O’Malley looks ahead to Tuesday and Wednesday of this week and says the committee will be asking questions about revenue streams and who pays for roads in Michigan.
As insurance reform plans are being prepped in Lansing, Rep. Cole says he remains committed to finding solutions to the high cost of auto no-fault, arguing years of talk are long enough.
Rep. LaFave talks about his new House Bills 4551 and 4552. HB 4551 will allow disabled veterans to get into Michigan State Parks without having to purchase a park passport, while HB 4552 would enable disabled vets to use a handicapped sticker on their specialized state license plate rather than having to acquire a placard…
Rep. Markkanen talks about House passage Thursday of his HB 4120, which extends from 15 to 30 years the time in which road commissions in Michigan can complete purchases. The idea for the legislation came from residents in Keweenaw County in Rep. Markkanen’s district.
Rep. Whiteford talks about her House Resolution declaring May as Mental Health Awareness Month in Michigan that was approved by the House on Wednesday. A nurse, Rep. Whiteford says every family and community are touched by mental health issues. ]
Rep. Frederick talks about House passage Wednesday of an amended version of his snow day legislation, which will allow schools to not count closures during a governor-declared state of emergency against their allowed number of snow days. The bill now goes to the Senate for a second time in an effort to make sure…
Rep. LaFave comments Tuesday on the Attorney General’s pledge to shut down Line Five and says he will continue to fight for UP families.
Rep. VanWoerkom, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture and Rural Development, talks about the panel reporting the ag spending plan to the full House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday, saying it focuses on innovation and restores research dollars that had been cut in the Governor’s proposal.
Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield discusses importance of accelerated House Transportation Committee meetings
Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield tells Capitol reporters this past week that the on-going, twice-weekly meetings of the House Transportation Committee have been very valuable to the debate about road improvements and have provided important information about road materials and construction.