Rep. Kahle’s bill to reduce dental expenses signed into law

Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Bronna Kahle to ensure patients save money on dental work has been signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder. The new law clarifies that dentures, crowns, bridges and similar dental devices are exempt from the state’s 6 percent sales and use tax. “This new law will reduce the overall cost…

Rep. Kahle hails high court’s decision to return money to teachers

State Rep. Bronna Kahle today said she is happy for teachers and other school employees who will receive the portion of their pay that has been tied up in a lawsuit after the Michigan Supreme Court ruled in their favor. Kahle, of Adrian, said the teachers received an early Christmas present when the court ruled…

Rep. Kahle: Lenawee County recommended for Kiwanis Trail grant

Project will connect Adrian and Tecumseh with dedicated route   State Rep. Bronna Kahle today announced Kiwanis Trail in Lenawee County has been recommended to receive a $300,000 development grant by the Natural Resources Trust Fund Board. Kahle, of Adrian, was a member of the Connecting Lenawee group that sought the grant money and is…

Skilled Trades Training Fund will benefit Lenawee County companies

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian today praised the Lenawee County companies that received Skilled Trades Training Fund grants in the 2017-18 state budget, ensuring their employees have the skills they need for in-demand jobs. “The training fund grants are a great opportunity for our companies in Lenawee County,” Kahle said. “The funds will help…

House votes for Kahle bill to help attract skilled trade teachers

The House today approved legislation sponsored by state Rep. Bronna Kahle to expand professional trade instruction and provide career-oriented development in Michigan high schools. “Our state has many good-paying jobs and bright career opportunities in skilled trades right now, but we need experienced instructors to help bring that real world teaching to the classroom,” said…

Michigan Senate approves Rep. Kahle’s bill to reduce dental expenses

The Michigan Senate today approved legislation clarifying that dentures, crowns, bridges and similar dental devices are exempt from the state’s 6 percent sales and use tax. One of the key bills in the package is sponsored by state Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian. “This vote moves us one step closer to making many types of…

Rep. Kahle greets Lenawee students at Student Technology Showcase

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian welcomed students from Madison Middle School and Lincoln Elementary to the state Capitol on Tuesday. The two groups of students took part in the 17th Annual Student Technology Showcase, where student teams from around the state demonstrate how technology can enhance teaching and learning for Michigan students. “This is a…

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, Dec. 8 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Lenawee District Library, 4459 W. US 223 in Adrian. “Since taking office in January, I am proud to have held in-district office hours for 11 consecutive months,” Rep….

Rep. Kahle welcomes Clinton High School students to state Capitol

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian welcomed ninth-grade students from Clinton High School to the Capitol on Tuesday. The two groups of students traveled to Lansing as part of their American Government class curriculum. “This is one of my favorite roles as a state representative,” Rep. Kahle said. “I enjoy seeing students receive a hands-on…

Rep. Kahle welcomes Tecumseh student to Lansing

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle (center) welcomed Rachel Stockford (left) and her mother Jill (right), of Tecumseh to the state Capitol. Miss Stockford spent the day with Rep. Kahle in committee meetings then joined her on the House floor. “It was a pleasure to have Rachel job shadow me for the day,” Rep. Kahle…

Rep. Kahle recognizes caregivers during Family Caregivers Month

Resolution designates November as Family Caregivers Month State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian presented resolutions thanking family caregivers during Family Caregivers Month. Kahle visited Daybreak Adult Day Services in Adrian and met with Director Tammy Jewell and local families to recognize the dedicated residents who ensure the health and well-being of beloved family members. “Taking…

Rep. Kahle: Dental expenses would be reduced through House bill

Legislation clarifying that dentures, crowns, bridges and similar dental devices are exempt from Michigan’s 6 percent sales and use tax was approved today by the state House. The legislation will ensure these items are exempted from the sales and use tax in the same manner as other prosthetics such as hearing aids, walkers and eyeglasses….

Rep. Kahle’s crowdfunding bill signed into law

State Rep. Bronna Kahle’s legislation that would update Michigan’s investment crowdfunding law, Michigan Invests Locally Exemption, has been signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder. “Investment crowdfunding has played an important role in helping people raise the money they need to start and grow small businesses,” Kahle said. “Expanding crowdfunding options to more businesses will…

Rep. Kahle will continue fight to lower auto insurance rates

State Rep. Bronna Kahle said she would continue the fight to lower auto insurance rates for all Michigan drivers. Kahle voted in favor of House Bill 5013, which would guarantee lower rates for all drivers in Michigan – the state with the highest car insurance rates in the nation. The bill would have offered motorists…