House approves plan to create first county-owned dark sky preserve in Cass County

The Michigan House today approved state Rep. Aaron Miller’s plan to designate the Dr. T.K. Lawless County Park in Cass County as a dark sky preserve. Miller’s legislation, which received overwhelming bipartisan support, would unquestionably create educational and recreational opportunities for people. “The dark sky movement in Michigan is on fire — there is a…

Rep. Miller announces local office hours for February

Rep. Aaron Miller announced today he will be hosting local office hours in February to hear the concerns of those in the community. “We have had a great start to the year in Lansing,” Miller said. “Its important to keep the lines of communication open to ensure our continued success. I look forward to meeting…

Miller: Governor’s road bonds will wreck our children’s futures

State Rep. Aaron Miller, of Sturgis, released the following statement after the governor’s second State of the State address on Wednesday: “While I am more than happy to work with the governor on a realistic road funding solution, paying for it on our credit card is not the answer. “Road improvement bonds will be detrimental…

Rep. Miller’s plan protecting Michigan counselors takes effect

A plan introduced by state Rep. Aaron Miller and signed into law in October updating and clarifying Michigan counseling practices took effect today. Updates were needed because the state Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) proposed a rule that would have precluded many licensed professional counselors (LPCs) from using counseling techniques and psychotherapy to…

Rep. Miller announces local office hours for January

Rep. Aaron Miller, of Sturgis, announced today he will be hosting local office hours in January to meet and discuss important issues with members of his district. “Hearing from the people I represent is an important part of my job,” Miller said. “Input from residents is at the front of my mind as we get…

Rep. Miller sets local office hours for December

State Rep. Aaron Miller, of Sturgis, today announced an in-district office hours location for the month of December. “The best part of my position is gathering input from those I represent,” Rep. Miller said. “I hope you will join me for a discussion on legislative priorities for the coming year.” Rep. Miller will be available…