Rep. Leutheuser highlights progress made by House Commerce and Trade Committee

Legislator: Panel worked diligently to promote jobs in state State Rep. Eric Leutheuser, chair of the House Commerce and Trade Committee, today underlined key issues addressed by the 15-member group during the first six months of the year. Leutheuser sponsored a bill within a legislative package amending and improving current state consumer protection and franchise…

Rep. Leutheuser’s measure helping charities keep more revenue signed into law

Rep. Eric Leutheuser’s measure allowing many Michigan schools, churches and charities to keep more of their own fundraising revenue was signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder today. The new law will exempt a qualifying non-profit’s first $10,000 in fundraising sales from Michigan’s sales tax. The measure will apply to tax-exempt organizations raising less than…

Rep Leutheuser votes for balanced budget with more education, road funding

Legislator applauds emphasis on early learning, skilled trades   State Rep. Eric Leutheuser today voted to approve a state budget that prioritizes K-12 education and roads. Leutheuser, of Hillsdale, said the budget is fiscally responsible and reduces government spending while paying down debt. He said the plan addresses key priorities for hard-working taxpayers and families….

Rep. Leutheuser supports plan to protect newborns

State Rep. Eric Leutheuser supports a package of bills that would help protect precious newborns surrendered to a “baby box” by their birth parents. Under the House-passed bill, a hospital, fire station, or police station would have the option to install a newborn safety box as a safe alternative for a parent considering abandonment of…

Rep. Leutheuser welcomes Jonesville Comets to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Eric Leutheuser of Hillsdale welcomed the Jonesville boys’ state champion bowling team and Coach Matt Molinaro to the Capitol. Rep. Leutheuser presented the team with a tribute congratulating them on their 2018 MHSAA Division 3 state championship.  

Rep. Leutheuser welcomes veterans to state Capitol, celebrates new Hall of Honor

Rep. Eric Leutheuser of Hillsdale this week presented a tribute celebrating the establishment of the Michigan Military and Veterans Hall of Honor. The model for this new statewide organization comes from the Hillsdale County Veterans Hall of Fame, first established in 2000 by Roger Yoder, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and Hillsdale resident. The…

Rep. Leutheuser welcomes Bronson athletes to state Capitol

State Rep. Eric Leutheuser welcomed the Bronson High School bowling team to the Capitol on Thursday. He was thrilled to meet with the students and escort them to the House chamber where they were recognized as the Division 4 bowling champions. “It was a privilege to have these young athletes join me at the Capitol,”…