Rep. Bollin to host November coffee hours

State Rep. Ann Bollin of Brighton Township will host district coffee hours on Monday, Nov. 25 to meet with residents of the 42nd District. “It’s an honor to serve our community in Lansing,” Rep Bollin said. “I invite all to attend to share their ideas and discuss my priorities as we approach the closing weeks…

Bollin resolution honors 100th Anniversary of the American Legion Auxiliary

State Rep. Ann Bollin, of Brighton, this week introduced a resolution commemorating the centennial of the American Legion Auxiliary in the state of Michigan. “It’s important we take a moment to reflect on the sacrifices members of the American Legion Auxiliary have made to enhance the lives of our veterans, military members and their families…

Bollin raises awareness for stomach cancer with House resolution

State Rep. Ann Bollin, of Brighton, today introduced a resolution to declare November Stomach Cancer Awareness Month in the state of Michigan. As she addressed her colleagues on the House floor, Rep. Bollin explained that stomach cancer is one of the most difficult cancers to detect in the early stages, leading to higher mortality rates….

Rep. Bollin proposes common-sense reforms to improve local elections

State Rep. Ann Bollin has introduced a plan to give local governments the flexibility needed to make their elections more efficient and effective. Bollin, who served as the Brighton Township clerk for 16 years before becoming a state representative, said her plan will help elections run more smoothly following the reforms approved by voters through…

Rep. Bollin spearheads plan to restore funding Whitmer cut for opioid recovery

State Rep. Ann Bollin has introduced a plan to restore funding to help people recovering from opioid addiction after Gov. Whitmer gutted the program. The Legislature set aside $600,000 to form a grant program to help community organizations establish or expand support services for people seeking long-term recovery from substance use disorders. The program was…

Rep. Bollin: Governor rejects critical funding for roads, K-12 schools

Rep. Ann Bollin today said she is troubled by Gov. Whitmer’s decision to veto parts of the Legislature’s budget, including $375 million in additional funding for road repairs and $128 million in additional funding for Michigan students. “People in Livingston County expect and deserve a state budget that cuts waste and makes better use of…

Rep. Bollin: State budget invests more in essential services without tax increase

State spending plan headed to governor for final approval Rep. Ann Bollin said she voted in favor of a new Michigan state budget plan that invests more in schools, roads, and other essential services without tax increases because that’s what Livingston County taxpayers expect and deserve. Bollin’s votes came as the Legislature completed its work…

Rep. Bollin votes to make record investment in Michigan students

School budget gets bipartisan support in House, heads to governor State Rep. Ann Bollin today voted to approve the Legislature’s bipartisan 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…

Rep. Bollin hosts productive town hall on roads

     State Rep. Ann Bollin of Brighton Township held an informative town hall yesterday evening, Aug. 21, to meet with residents of the 42nd District regarding road funding. Rep. Bollin was joined by Rep. Jack O’Malley, chairman of the House Committee on Transportation.      “I’m so pleased with the turnout and participation we…

Rep. Bollin announces road funding town hall

State Rep. Ann Bollin of Brighton Township will host a road funding town hall on Wednesday, Aug. 21 featuring House Transportation Committee Chair Jack O’Malley of Lake Ann.      “The people of Livingston County expect results on roads,” Rep Bollin said. “My colleagues and I have a proposal that invests record funding toward roads, without…

Bollin asks MDOT to explore citizen-proposed road funding solutions

State Rep. Ann Bollin today proposed an amendment to the House’s transportation budget plan that would require the Michigan Department of Transportation to explore the feasibility of implementing tolls on Michigan roads. Bollin noted this amendment does not commit Michigan to the use of toll roads, but, rather, directs the department to investigate them as…

Bollin: House budget sends record funding to roads, schools without tax increase

The Michigan House this week passed its state budget plan, which lays the groundwork necessary to build a long-term road funding plan while increasing record funding to Michigan schools without raising taxes, state Rep. Ann Bollin, of Brighton Township, announced today. The budget plan was passed with Bollin’s support. “The House came together– combing through…