McCready’s voting record perfect in 2013-2014 session

Legislator did not miss any of more than 1,300 votes According to official vote tallies, state Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, cast his vote on every item presented on the floor during his first term. “Serving as your state representative is not a responsibility to be taken lightly,” McCready said. “I am honored to cast…

McCready: Road funding bills protect schools, communities

Transportation bills increase revenue without raising taxes State Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, a member of the House Transportation Committee, today issued the following statement on the passage of transportation funding reform in the Michigan House: Road funding is an issue we take very seriously in the House, and I’m glad to have passed legislation…

McCready bill protecting pets, owners passes House

HB 5095 redefines state breeding standards Legislation introduced by State Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, was passed by the Michigan House today to better protect both consumers and animals by requiring large-scale commercial dog breeders to register with the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD). House Bill 5095 defines large-scale breeding kennels as…

Cotter, McCready sponsor package reforming wage garnishment laws

Changes offer added protections to employees, employers The Michigan House today passed a two-bill package to cut bureaucratic red tape involving the state’s wage garnishment laws and strengthen the overall economy, announced state Reps. Kevin Cotter and Mike McCready. House Bills 5390 and 5391 provide comprehensive wage garnishment reform, which will reduce administrative burdens on employers,…

Rep. McCready and Sept. 11 guests.

McCready honors Bloomfield Township policemen during House 9-11 tribute

Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, joined his colleagues at the Michigan House today in honoring and commemorating victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, at an annual ceremony. McCready hosted Chief of Police Geof Gaudard and Lt. Paul Schwab of the Bloomfield Township Police Department, who McCready said risk their lives daily to keep…

Snyder signs Detroit settlement package into law

A statement from Rep. Mike McCready State Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, a member of the special House Committee on Detroit’s Recovery and Michigan’s Future, today issued the following statement on the historic signing of the bankruptcy settlement bills aimed to help resolve Detroit’s bankruptcy: These long-awaited laws are the product of many months of…

Statement from Rep. Mike McCready on passage of Detroit settlement bill package

State Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, a member of the special House Committee on Detroit’s Recovery and Michigan’s Future, today issued the following statement following the passage of 11 bills aimed to help resolve Detroit’s bankruptcy: “It’s an undeniable fact that the city of Detroit is a legal subset of the state, so we cannot…

Statement from Rep. Mike McCready on creation of Detroit’s Recovery and Michigan’s Future Committee

State Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, upon appointment to the newly created House Committee on Detroit’s Recovery and Michigan’s Future, today issued the following statement: “My colleagues and I in the House are taking the consideration of a Detroit bankruptcy resolution very seriously. Economically, our goal is to secure the city’s recovery and ensure the region’s success…

McCready reads to local students during March is Reading Month

State Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, began reading to students of the 40th District last week to celebrate March is Reading Month. “Not only does reading make a difference in our children’s lives today, but it gives them an opportunity to think creatively and prepare for the future,” Rep. McCready said. He first visited Scotch…

McCready introduces trio of bills based on local recommendations

Lawmaker: Bills are common-sense fixes to help homeowners State Rep. Mike McCready today introduced three bills to help homeowners and ensure local governing bodies are working more effectively and efficiently. House Bill 5319 adds language to the Michigan Condominium Act to require individuals running for a condo board to certify they are familiar with the…

House approves McCready measure to save taxpayers money

Bill eliminates redundancies in DHS proceedings The Michigan Department of Human Services will see savings in both court and legal costs under legislation approved today by the state House, announced Rep. Mike McCready. House Bill 5198 simplifies the process by which state employees – or their union representative – is granted access to confidential Department…

McCready schedules office hours in February and March

Residents of the 40th House District are invited to meet with state Rep. Mike McCready during his local office hours, being held in West Bloomfield in February and Birmingham in March. On Tuesday, Feb. 11, McCready will hold office hours from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the conference room of the West Bloomfield Public Library,…

McCready announces pair of road projects to receive special legislative funding

State Rep. Mike McCready today announced two road projects within the 40th House District that will receive special state road funding grants. Funding for the road and bridge improvement projects will come from the $115 million set aside by the Michigan Legislature through the Roads and Risk Reserve Fund. “I am very pleased that Oakland…