Rep. Allor: Rate reduction shows Michigan’s car insurance reforms are working

MCCA fee will drop even for those continuing unlimited injury coverage State Rep. Sue Allor today said a fee reduction announced by the Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association is a positive indication that drivers in Northern Michigan will save money through the state’s recent car insurance reforms. The MCCA announced it will charge a $100 per…

Rep. Allor counters Governor’s cuts to PFAS testing at airports

State Rep. Sue Allor today introduced a proposal that would restore funding intended to assist local communities with the cost of monitoring PFAS contamination at municipal airports around the state. This grant program was stripped from the state budget through line-item veto by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. When signing budget bills for the fiscal year beginning…

Rep. Allor invites residents to October office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced her October office hours for residents of Alpena, Presque Isle, Alcona, and Iosco counties, and parts of Cheboygan County. “A lot of interesting things have been happening in Lansing lately,” Rep. Allor said. “I look forward to providing an update and I hope you will join me and share…

House overwhelmingly approves Rep. Allor’s PFAS safety measure

The Michigan House of Representatives this week approved a plan sponsored by Rep. Sue Allor that would improve safety protocols for the handling of AFFF firefighting foam, a known source of PFAS contamination. “With the state budget complete, the Legislature continues to press on and tackle the pressing policy matters facing Michigan families,” Allor said….

Rep. Allor backs record support for rural public schools

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today voted in support of the Legislature’s school aid budget, which includes the largest ever investment for Michigan students in the state’s history. The budget provides a total of $15.2 billion for K-12 schools. Under the plan, per-pupil funding would increase for every student in Michigan by $120 to…

Rep. Allor seeks to extend compensation for first responders

State Rep. Sue Allor today introduced legislation that would expand compensation to certain first responders who have taken on the risk of contracting cancer through work-related duties. Under Allor’s plan, fire crash rescue and forest fire officers would now be included on the list of state civil service classifications eligible to claim benefits from the…

Rep. Allor: Michigan Legislature will move ahead with budget plans investing more in schools, roads and water quality

Rep. Sue Allor today said the Michigan Legislature is rapidly advancing plans to send a balanced, taxpayer-conscious budget to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer – without her proposed 45-cent per gallon gas tax hike. The Legislature has scheduled important budget conference committee meetings for next week. Legislators from the House and Senate will meet jointly in these…

Allor: Finalized MPART results mark ‘critical’ progress for Oscoda families

State Rep. Sue Allor today issued the following statement on the latest findings of the Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART) announced Friday: The findings are the final results of a first-in-the-nation statewide testing undertaken by MPART to survey the safety and condition of state drinking water supplies. Allor met Friday with Department of Environment,…

Rep. Allor invites residents to July office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced her July office hours for residents of Alpena, Presque Isle, Alcona, and Iosco counties, and parts of Cheboygan County. “I have made it my goal to always be accessible,” Rep. Allor said. “These local office hours, which I hold in every county I serve on a monthly basis, are…

Rep. Allor applauds White House commitment to environmental conservation

(Washington, D.C.) Following remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump, state Rep. Sue Allor said she applauds the president’s commitment to continuing conservatives’ legacy of environmental conservation and protection. “The call to continue to protect and manage our nation’s natural resources through innovation resonates with our Pure Michigan way of life, and I am glad to…

House budget offers smart plan for roads, environment, Allor says

Following approval of the House’s budget plan, state Rep. Sue Allor announced today that funding to fix our roads is at record levels—including more spending on local roads— and investment in environmental protections will continue in the Oscoda area and throughout the state. “This budget represents the careful planning and attention to detail it takes…