Rep. Kahle invites residents to in-district office hours

  State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian invites Lenawee County residents to join her for office hours on Friday, May 26 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Village Inn, 121 W. Main St., in Morenci. “I‘m excited for the opportunity to connect with the people in our community and hear what matters most to…

Senate overwhelmingly approves Rep. Kahle bill to protect human trafficking victims

Legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle, which expands “safe harbor” protections to victims of human trafficking, was unanimously approved by the state Senate today and advances the bill to the governor’s desk. House Bill 4219 will update the deferred sentencing laws regarding human trafficking to protect more victims from criminal prosecution, enacting a recommendation of…

Rep. Kahle bill helps more small businesses raise funds to grow

Crowdfunding bill approved by House committee The House Commerce and Trade Committee today unanimously approved state Rep. Bronna Kahle’s bill helping small businesses by updating Michigan’s investment crowdfunding law, Michigan Invests Locally Exemption. Kahle said crowdfunding has played an important role in helping people raise the capital they need to start and grow small businesses…

Rep. Kahle introduces anti-bullying resolution

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton introduced House Resolution 84 to observe May 4, 2017 as Anti-Bullying Day in Michigan. The resolution encourages citizens to “aid in bringing awareness and taking preventative action to affect societal attitudes toward bullying and its prevalence in society.” “Bullying within and outside school walls negatively affects the lives of…

Rep. Kahle presented “Michigan Alzheimer’s Champion Award”

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton was presented with the “Michigan Alzheimer’s Champion Award” in recognition of her advocacy for families impacted by the disease. Lindsay Brieschke of the Alzheimer’s Association presented the plaque during the organization’s annual legislative day at the state Capitol. Rep. Kahle spoke of the effect Alzheimer’s has had…

Rep. Kahle announces in-district office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton invites Lenawee County residents to join her for office hours on Friday, April 28 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at the Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St., Tecumseh. “My hope is to have the opportunity to connect with the people in the community and hear what matters most…

Rep. Kahle’s bills helping aviation repair industry pass House panel

A House committee this week approved legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton to help Michigan aircraft repair companies compete with out-of-state businesses. The bills approved by the House Tax Policy Committee would exempt parts used in aircraft repairs from Michigan’s 6-percent sales and use tax. Neighboring states already allow this type of exemption,…

Rep. Kahle promotes skilled trades for high school students

A Merit Curriculum bill package was approved by state Rep. Bronna Kahle and the House Workforce and Talent Development Committee today, giving high school students and their families added options toward graduation on the way to post-high school career preparation. “Skilled trades, information technology and STEM-oriented careers are very popular today and Lenawee County schools…

Rep. Kahle invites residents to in-district office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton invites Lenawee County residents to join her for office hours on Friday, March 24 from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Schultz-Holmes Memorial Library located at 407 S. Lane St. in Blissfield. “I‘m excited for the opportunity to connect with people, to learn more about what matters most to…

House unanimous in supporting Rep. Kahle’s human trafficking victim legislation

The Michigan House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle, which expands “safe harbor” protections to victims of human trafficking. House Bill 4219 will enact a recommendation of the Human Trafficking Commission by updating the deferred sentencing laws regarding human trafficking to protect more victims from criminal prosecution. “Victims of human trafficking…

Rep. Kahle casts vote to increase state government transparency

State Rep. Bronna Kahle voted Thursday to make state government more transparent by subjecting the Michigan Legislature and governor to open records laws. Kahle, of Clinton, said the 11-bill package makes the governor and lieutenant governor subject to the Freedom of Information Act and creates a similar disclosure requirement for state representatives and senators called…

Aircraft repair service owner joins Rep. Kahle in support of bills

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton today hosted a Hudson business owner for a hearing before the House Tax Policy Committee in Lansing. Bill White, owner of Aerospace Services And Products Inc., testified in support of Kahle’s legislation designed to help Michigan aircraft repair companies compete with out-of-state businesses. The testimony on Kahle’s bills comes…

Lenawee County officials testify before Rep. Kahle, committee

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle, of Clinton, hosted Dr. Michael Osborne, superintendent of Hudson Area Schools; Dan Rogers, program manager of the Southern Michigan Center for Science and Industry (CSI); and CSI official/former state Rep. Nancy Jenkins during the House Workforce and Talent Development Committee today. Kahle’s guests spoke in support of legislation to…

Rep. Kahle bill to protect human trafficking victims approved

Legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle, which expands “safe harbor” protections to victims of human trafficking, was approved by the House Law and Justice Committee today. Kahle was joined by Adrian resident Kelly Castleberry, who serves on the Southern Michigan Human Trafficking Task Force, in testifying before the committee today. House Bill 4219 will enact…

Rep. Kahle to host local office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle invites Lenawee County residents to join her for office hours on Friday, March 10 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Lenawee District Library, 4459 W. US Highway 223 in Adrian.   “I welcome the opportunity to connect with people to learn what matters most to them,” Rep. Kahle said. “I look…