Henry Ford says COVID drug Glenn helped clear “saves lives”

Clinical trial: Hydroxychloroquine cut death rate in half among already sick patients, without side effects Dearborn, Mich. – Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, Thursday said she was glad to learn the results of The Henry Ford Medical Center’s clinical trial of the drug hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) for COVID-19 patients, which found the drug cut the number of…

Glenn supports tax relief for flood and virus victims

Plan passes Michigan House and Senate, now heading to governor  Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, and the state House of Representatives Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a plan to provide tax relief to families in Midland County devastated by severe flood damage after the failure of the Edenville Dam. Glenn said the measure will provide more flexibility for…

Glenn sponsors Return to Learn – plan maximizes learning, prioritizes student safety

$1.3 billion plan includes robust distance learning, safety measures Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, Tuesday announced her support and sponsorship for a common-sense plan to help keep Michigan students safe as learning resumes in the fall. The joint state House and Senate plan, announced this morning during a state Capitol news conference, requires local school districts…

Glenn: Governor did not hire a true independent investigation for Edenville Dam

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer late this week hired a team to investigate the Edenville Dam, claiming it’s an independent firm. Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, said the firm she hired is still not acceptable and responded with the following: “The proposed investigation does not meet my definition of a truly independent investigation that flood victims in Midland…

Glenn joins bipartisan coalition opposing governor’s controversial nursing home policy

Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, today joined a bipartisan coalition in the state House of Representatives who approved a resolution urging Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to reverse her controversial policy of placing senior citizens who’ve tested positive for COVID-19 into nursing homes, mixing them with the most vulnerable segment of Michigan’s population – other seniors – which…

Glenn hand-delivers Midland disaster request to Pence

STERLING HEIGHTS – Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, Thursday said she hand-delivered to Vice President Mike Pence’s staff a copy of her letter urging President Trump to declare Midland County a federal disaster area and received assurance from Pence himself that a declaration is coming in a matter of days. Glenn said she typically doesn’t attend…

Glenn $6 million flood relief bill passes House 107-1

LANSING, Mich. – A flood relief bill sponsored by Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, passed the state House of Representatives late Wednesday by a near-unanimous, overwhelmingly bipartisan vote of 107-to-1. Glenn, who chairs the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military & Veterans Affairs and State Police, announced during a news conference less than a week ago in…

Glenn asks Trump for disaster declaration for communities devastated by flooding

Representative leads bipartisan push for additional federal assistance Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, Monday sent a letter to President Donald Trump seeking additional federal assistance to help communities in Mid-Michigan recover from devastating flooding caused by two dam failures. The letter was signed by six Republicans and one Democrat, including Senate Appropriations Chair Jim Stamas and…

Rep. Glenn recognizes Women Veterans, announces vets funding for Midland County

Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military and Veterans Affairs, Wednesday introduced a resolution declaring June 12, 2020, as Women Veterans Recognition Day in Michigan. In addition to introducing the resolution, Glenn also announced that Midland County, along with 11 other counties, have collectively been awarded nearly $1.1 million total…

Glenn urges governor to fire state unemployment officials

Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, last week joined a bipartisan appeal by her legislative colleagues in calling on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to fire state Unemployment Insurance Agency officials, saying the agency’s leaders “have failed Michigan families at a time when competent performance of UIA’s duties was needed most.” Glenn joined eighteen Republican legislators and one Democrat…

Glenn testifies on plans to clarify state law in House committee

Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, today testified before the House Judiciary Committee on two separate measures she introduced to clarify state law to better serve the people of Michigan. The first, House Bill 5153, would ensure further protection of Michigan children by updating the definition of the word “neglect” in state law to ensure children who…

Rep. Glenn wins bipartisan support for independent investigation of dam failures

Democrats join GOP lawmaker in urging Whitmer to “reverse course” on review Midland, Mich. — Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, is winning bipartisan support for calling on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Wednesday to reverse course and secure an independent investigation into the failure of the Edenville and Sanford dams, which last week resulted in severe flooding and…

Glenn announces new website for people to connect during coronavirus pandemic

Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, today announced a new website – www.MICovidStory.com – to allow the people of Bay and Midland counties to share their stories during the COVID-19 pandemic. Michigan has reportedly lost over 5,000 dead to COVID-19, and executive orders from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in response to the crisis have upended the lives and…