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…

Allor PFAS contamination proposal approved by House Committee

The House Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Committee today approved Rep. Sue Allor’s proposal to contain and control PFAS contamination caused by AFFF fire-fighting foam. “We are working diligently to try and address the use of PFAS-containing AFFF firefighting foam, a major concern is that unreported use of this product puts Michigan at risk,” said…

Rep. Allor votes to lower car insurance rates for Michigan drivers

The Michigan House today approved a landmark plan to fix our state’s much-maligned car insurance system and reduce rates for all Michigan drivers, state Rep. Sue Allor announced. Allor voted in favor of the plan to offer drivers personal injury coverage options, rein in medical costs and fight fraud – features designed to end Michigan’s…

Rep. Allor invites residents to May office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced her May office hours for residents of Alpena, Presque Isle, Alcona, and Iosco counties, and parts of Cheboygan County. “We have been working on a lot of good things in Lansing,” Rep. Allor said. “I am looking forward to answering any questions, sharing ideas, and discussing the issues we…

House Appropriations Subcommittee approves plan to protect Michigan’s natural resources, water and environment

The Michigan House Appropriations Subcommittee, charged with budgeting the state’s conservation and environmental protection programs, today approved two plans that make critical investments in drinking water protections, natural resource management and environmental protections, said subcommittee chair state Rep. Sue Allor. “My top priority is to continue to fight for Michigan families and protect those affected…