Rep. McCready: Extra state revenue should be spent fixing Michigan’s roads

Rep. Mike McCready of Bloomfield Township today said the state should spend newly forecast revenue increases repairing Michigan roads. “If the state has more money available than previously expected, there’s only one place it should go – and that’s toward fixing Michigan’s roads,” McCready said. “We made commitments to improve road funding back in 2015,…

Rep. McCready: Retiring veterans to have CPL fee waived

State Rep. Mike McCready of Bloomfield Township Tuesday introduced a plan waiving certain concealed pistol licensing fees for military veterans who retire from service. Under McCready’s proposal, retired members of the United States armed forces, the Reserve or the Michigan National Guard can be exempt from the $100 licensing fee to apply for or renew…

Local residents can meet with Rep. McCready on May 7

State Rep. Mike McCready will host an open office hour on Monday, May 7 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Baldwin Public Library, 300 W. Merrill St. in Birmingham. “I always encourage residents to share their thoughts and concerns on matters of state government,” Rep. McCready said. “As a legislator, I continue to…

Rep. McCready hosts over 6,000 people at tele-town hall

State Rep. Mike McCready was joined by thousands of residents from the 40th District during his live tele-town hall on Tuesday evening. “Tele-town halls are the most convenient way for residents to ask questions and stay informed on important issues,” Rep. McCready said. “I always value the feedback our local communities provide. It’s an essential…

Local residents can meet with Rep. McCready on March 16

State Rep. Mike McCready will host an open office hour on Friday, March 16 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the conference room of the West Bloomfield Public Library, located at 4600 Walnut Lake Road in West Bloomfield. “I always look forward to my monthly office hours,” Rep. McCready said. “Being accessible and accountable…

Rep. McCready: Personal exemption must be maintained for needed tax relief

Rep. Mike McCready of Bloomfield Township today joined his colleagues in the Michigan House to approve legislation giving Michigan residents, including families and seniors, broader income tax relief. The legislation continues and increases personal exemptions for Michigan taxpayers and their dependents on their state income taxes. Other bills in the package provide additional tax relief…

Rep. McCready welcomes local official to State of the State address

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Michael McCready (right), of Bloomfield Township, welcomed Bloomfield Township supervisor Leo Savoie to the State of the State address on Tuesday at the state Capitol building in Lansing. Gov. Rick Snyder addressed members of both legislative chambers and their guests to lay out his plans and expectations for the coming year.

Rep. McCready veto override vote provides tax relief for Michigan residents

State Rep. Mike McCready voted Wednesday to bring sales tax relief to Michigan families purchasing motor vehicles in quicker fashion, joining House colleagues to override a gubernatorial veto. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use…

Rep. McCready announces FIRST Robotics grants to local schools

State Rep. Mike McCready today announced a combined state grant award of $14,900 to FIRST Robotics programs at Birmingham Public Schools and Bloomfield Hills Schools. Birmingham’s Automation Nation was awarded $2,500, with 46 additional robotics programs in Bloomfield Hills receiving a total of $12,400. “I commend Birmingham and Bloomfield Hills for their excellent FIRST Robotics…

Local residents can meet with Rep. McCready on Jan. 29

State Rep. Mike McCready will host an open office hour on Monday, Jan. 29 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Meeting Room 3 of the Bloomfield Township Public Library, located at 1099 Lone Pine Road in Bloomfield Township. “I’m honored and committed to serve as the state representative to the 40th District,” Rep. McCready…

Rep. McCready highlights legislative year representing Michigan’s 40th District

State Rep. Mike McCready today commended strides made by the Michigan Legislature in the first year of his third term serving the residents of Bloomfield Hills, Birmingham, Bloomfield Township and West Bloomfield Township. McCready serves on House Committees for Commerce and Trade; Families, Children, and Seniors; Financial Services; and Financial Liability Reform. Through House floor…

Rep. McCready to meet with local residents

State Rep. Mike McCready of Bloomfield Township will host an open office hour on Friday, Dec. 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Baldwin Public Library Board Room located at 300 W. Merrill St. in Birmingham. “I always encourage residents to share their thoughts and concerns on matters of state government,” Rep. McCready…

Rep. McCready announces opposition to proposed auto insurance reforms

State Representative Mike McCready (R-Bloomfield Township) today announced his opposition to House Bill 5013, which seeks to amend Michigan’s Auto No-Fault system and is currently being debated by the Michigan House of Representatives. The bill would effectively dismantle the policy which has provided Michigan’s motorists with the best coverage in the nation for nearly 40…