Rep. Dan Lauwers, R-Brockway; audio on Appointment to House Ag panel

Rep. Dan Lauwers comments on his appointment Thursday to the House Agriculture Committee for the 2017-2018 session of the Michigan House.  Rep. Lauwers is serving as the House Floor Leader this term, which precludes him from serving as committee chair, but he says ag issues are key to his district and much of the state.  

Rep. Beau LaFave, R-Iron Mountain; audio on career technical education legislation

Rep. LaFave talks about legislation he plans to introduce next week that would allow high school students to receive academic credit for internships worked at local businesses.  Rep. LaFave says he sees the legislation as a key to getting more people involved in the skilled trades, which was a focus of Governor Snyder’s State of…