Local residents can meet with Rep. Crawford on Aug. 1

State Rep. Kathy Crawford will host an open office hour on Wednesday, Aug. 1 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Biggby Coffee located at 22729 Pontiac Trail in South Lyon. “I am committed to making state government accessible and accountable to the people,” Rep. Crawford said. “Hosting regular office hours is a great opportunity to…

Rep. Crawford supports new law giving high school students credit for internships

State Rep. Kathy Crawford today voiced her support for a new state law to increase education opportunities for high school students by allowing course credit on an internship or work study program. Crawford reviewed and voted for the legislation as a member of the House Workforce and Talent Development Committee, noting the expanding career demands…

Rep. Crawford to host in-district office hours

State Rep. Kathy Crawford invites residents to join her for local coffee hours in Novi and Walled Lake during the month of June. “I value the opportunity to meet with residents and discuss matters of state government,” Rep. Crawford said. “I look forward to spending time with friends and neighbors at my upcoming office hours,…

Local residents can meet with Rep. Crawford on May 17

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi invites residents to attend her “Coffee with Crawford” monthly office hour on Thursday, May 17 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Salem-South Lyon District Library, 9800 Pontiac Trail in South Lyon. “Monthly office hours are a great way to meet residents and discuss important issues,” Rep. Crawford said….

Rep. Crawford votes to give credit for high school internships

State Rep. Kathy Crawford voted today to increase education opportunities for high school students, allowing course credit on an internship or work study program. “Students need real-world experience and we have many businesses across the area who can provide that in a professional environment,” said Crawford, of Novi. “This program will encourage students to explore…

Rep. Crawford introduces Medal of Honor Day resolution

State Rep. Kathy Crawford today introduced House Resolution 279 observing March 15, 2018 as Medal of Honor Day in Michigan. Medal of Honor Day commemorates the highest military decoration awarded by the President of the United States to members of the armed forces who have distinguished themselves through acts of valor. Rep. Crawford was honored…

Rep. Crawford hosts Novi Wildcats state champion volleyball team at Capitol

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi welcomed the three-peat state champion Novi Wildcats volleyball team to the Capitol on Thursday. “These ladies, as well as their coaches, represent their school and the entire community. We are extremely proud of them and their success,” Rep. Crawford said. “This is a fantastic program that allows students to use…

Crawford supports funding for road repairs

Roads in Oakland County would benefit from legislation approved today by Rep. Kathy Crawford and the Michigan House. The $175 million bill provides additional money for road preservation and construction across Michigan as early as this summer. “The people’s tax dollars pay for these roads and they certainly shouldn’t have to put up with the…

Rep. Crawford announces local office hours

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi invites local residents to attend “Coffee with Crawford” during February and March. “I always look forward to listening to everyone’s thoughts and feedback on state government,” Crawford said. “Meeting with residents from around our community is one of the most rewarding experiences that comes with this position.” Rep. Crawford…

Rep. Crawford applauds Snyder’s State of the State address

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, of Novi, released the following statement following the governor’s State of the State address Tuesday: The governor began his powerful message quoting the Wall Street Journal from Oct. 20, 2009. The headline read, “The State of Joblessness.” Then, he quoted the Wall Street Journal from Sept. 25, 2017, which read “The…

House votes to override governor’s veto of tax relief

Rep. Crawford: Override means faster vehicle sales tax relief for Michigan State Rep. Kathy Crawford today voted to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan families buying motor vehicles by overriding a gubernatorial veto with her House colleagues. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current…