Rep. Green: Appointment to national group will help shape policy ideas benefitting Thumb’s agricultural industry

Rep. Phil Green of Millington recently was appointed as chair of a panel within a national organization that will help him shape proposals to benefit Michigan’s farm families. Green was appointed to lead the American Legislative Exchange Council’s agricultural subcommittee, which is part of the organization’s Energy, Environment and Agriculture Task Force. ALEC is a…

Rep. Green announces Facebook Live legislative update

State Rep. Phil Green announced he will hold a legislative update via Facebook Live on Tuesday, May 26 at 7:30 p.m. The change from his normal office hours comes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. “This has been a difficult time for many people in our community,” Green said. “Even though we are facing unprecedented…

Rep. Green: New committee provides oversight of state’s COVID-19 decisions

Rep. Phil Green of Millington today issued a statement after the Michigan Legislature created a new committee to help ensure accountability and oversight of state government’s response to COVID-19. The Joint Select Committee on the COVID-19 Pandemic will include a total of 10 members from the House and Senate: “The people of Huron and Tuscola…

Rep. Green: Resiliency and working together will defeat coronavirus

State Rep. Phil Green of Millington today issued the following statement after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued a ‘stay home’ order effective for at least the next three weeks: “This is a challenging time, but I have no doubt the residents of the Thumb will have each other’s backs and work together to get through this….

Rep. Green announces March office hours

State Rep. Phil Green invites residents to attend his local office hours on Monday, March 9 at the following times and locations: 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. at Pigeon District Library, 7236 Nitz St. in Pigeon; and 6 to 7 p.m. at Brentwood Restaurant, 178 Park Drive in Caro. “Meeting regularly with people in our community…

Rep. Green to host legislative update

State Rep. Phil Green invites residents of Huron and Tuscola counties to attend a legislative update on Monday, Jan. 13 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Bad Axe District Library, 200 S. Hanselman St. in Bad Axe. “I look forward to updating residents on what we accomplished in 2019 and what we plan on…

Rep. Green announces Michigan Strategic Fund grant in Caro

State Rep. Phil Green announced a major investment in the heart of downtown Caro by the Michigan Strategic Fund. A Community Development Block Grant of $984,625 will be used to create a permanent home for the existing farmers market in Caro. “I am very excited to announce this investment,” Green said. “This is big news…