Rep. Kahle and Sen. Zorn welcome guests to Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle, of Adrian, and State Sen. Dale Zorn, of Ida, welcomed guests from Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Michigan to the Capitol today. John Haught (far left) and Christal Albig (far right), both of Adrian, were attending the MARO legislative day. MARO is the statewide network of mission driven organizations promoting…

Rep. Kahle celebrated March is Reading Month with over 2,300 local students

Each year at the beginning of March, schools kick off March is Reading Month by celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss. Teachers design contests, plan family literacy events, and invite special guests to read to their classrooms. State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian visited classrooms throughout Lenawee County during the month of March. “Whether you are a…

Rep. Kahle invites residents to in-district office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle invites Lenawee County residents to join her for local office hours on Friday, April 13 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Lenawee County District Library, 4459 W. U.S. 223 in Adrian. “I enjoy the opportunity to connect with people in the community and hear what matters most to them,” Rep….

Kahle’s bill allows for best possible end-of-life care practices

Bill will allow hospices to continue properly managing pain for patients A bill sponsored by state Rep. Bronna Kahle protecting the ability of hospices to care for and manage the immediate needs of patients with dignity during the end of their lives was approved today by the Michigan House and Senate. Last year, the Legislature…

Rep. Kahle: Lenawee County road crews get extra money for urgently needed repairs

With the help of state Rep. Bronna Kahle, road repair crews in Lenawee County will have more money to fight the battle against potholes this construction season. Legislation signed into law today provides an additional $175 million in transportation funding statewide beyond what was originally planned. Much of the money is headed directly to counties,…

Rep. Kahle spends March reading to local students

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian is spending the month of March sharing her love of reading with local students in observation of March is Reading Month. Rep. Kahle hopes visiting local classrooms and reading to students will foster a love of books that will stay with them for the rest of their lives. “Take…

Rep. Kahle votes to expand course credit for internships to high school students

State Rep. Bronna Kahle voted this week to give high school students the opportunity to earn course credit by completing an internship or work study program. The House Workforce and Talent Development Committee unanimously approved a two-bill package that allows students to work four to 10 hours a week toward the internship and course credit,…

Rep. Kahle welcomes Hospice of Lenawee to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian welcomed the staff of Hospice of Lenawee to the Capitol today. Rep. Kahle was joined by Executive Director Travis Havens and Director of Patient Care Amy Francoeur, BAS, RN who were visiting for the HomeCare & Hospice Association legislative day. Francoeur also testified this week in the…

Rep. Kahle announces Adrian office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle invites Lenawee County residents to join her for local office hours on Friday, March 9 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Lenawee District Library, 4459 W. U.S 223 in Adrian. “My hope is to have the opportunity to connect with people in the community and hear what matters most to…

Kahle legislation protects current hospice care practices

Bill will allow hospices to properly manage end of life care State Rep. Bronna Kahle has sponsored a bill to protect the ability of hospices to promptly care for and manage patients with dignity at the end of their life. Last year the Legislature passed new laws to combat the state’s opioid epidemic. While Kahle…

Rep. Kahle supports more money for road repairs

Roads in Lenawee County would benefit from legislation approved today by Rep. Bronna Kahle. The $175 million bill provides additional funding for road preservation and construction across Michigan as early this summer. “Dodging potholes is one thing, but when they are everywhere, some are just unavoidable,” said Kahle, of Adrian. “Drivers are getting tired of…

Rep. Kahle votes to eliminate driver responsibility fees

Debt forgiveness key aspect to bipartisan legislation   State Rep. Bronna Kahle today supported bipartisan legislation that ends driver responsibility fee payments as of October 1 and forgives debt associated with the fees. The driver responsibility fees were implemented in 2003 as a way to balance the budget while deterring potentially dangerous driving behavior. Since…

Rep. Kahle: Vital tax relief plan needed for Michigan residents

Michigan House approves bills increasing personal exemptions State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian today voted to provide income tax relief for all Michigan residents, particularly senior citizens. The bills increase personal exemptions for Michigan taxpayers and their dependents on state income taxes, potentially saving families hundreds of dollars overall. “This plan will allow Lenawee County…