Rep. Afendoulis announces local office hour

State Rep. Lynn Afendoulis of Grand Rapids Township has scheduled a local office hour to meet with residents of the 73rd District. “It’s an honor to serve West Michigan in Lansing,” Rep. Afendoulis said. “I invite all to attend to share their ideas and discuss my priorities as we approach the closing weeks of session…

Rep. Afendoulis responds to governor’s budget vetoes

Rep. Lynn Afendoulis of Grand Rapids Township issued the following statement today in response to Gov. Whitmer’s budget vetoes: “The governor wants more money for roads – but only on the backs of Michigan drivers and their families. “She says she wants more money to fix roads and bridges, but she shot down our plan…

Rep. Afendoulis announces local office hour

State Rep. Lynn Afendoulis of Grand Rapids Township has scheduled a local office hour to meet with residents of the 73rd District. “There is much to be done in Lansing,” Rep. Afendoulis said. “I’m eager to tackle more issues this fall on behalf of my constituents. I welcome residents from across West Michigan to come…

Afendoulis issues statement on budget negotiations

State Rep. Lynn Afendoulis of Grand Rapids Township, chair of the Michigan House Tax Policy Committee, today issued the following statement in response to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s comments on budget negotiations: “The Michigan Legislature has been working hard to find bipartisan solutions to fix our roads and resolve budget negotiations. All the governor has done…

Rep. Afendoulis: Only state, U.S. flags should fly above government buildings

State Rep. Lynn Afendoulis has introduced a plan to ensure only government flags can fly outside state buildings in Michigan. Afendoulis, of Grand Rapids Township, said it is inappropriate to display flags supporting social movements on property owned by state government. “We shouldn’t be playing identity politics with the people’s property,” Afendoulis said. “It isn’t…

Rep. Afendoulis spearheads plan to improve campaign finance accountability

Legislator: Small fines aren’t enough to discourage bad actors State Rep. Lynn Afendoulis today introduced a plan to add more accountability to Michigan’s campaign finance laws. Afendoulis, of Grand Rapids Township, said fines imposed for violations of Michigan’s campaign finance laws in the past have been insignificant and ineffective. Her plan adds teeth to the…

Rep. Afendoulis makes historic vote to guarantee lower rates for Michigan drivers

House approves bipartisan overhaul of no-fault reforms The Michigan House today approved a bipartisan plan to fix our state’s much-maligned car insurance system and guarantee rate reductions for all Michigan drivers, state Rep. Lynn Afendoulis announced. Afendoulis voted in favor of a bipartisan solution that has features designed to end Michigan’s long-standing tenure as the…