Rep. Mueller schedules local office hours

     State Rep. Mike Mueller of Linden will host district office hours on Monday, Sept. 30 to meet with local residents of the 51st District.      “Students are back to school and we’re back in session,” Rep. Mueller said. “I’m eager to tackle more issues this fall on behalf of my constituents. I…

Rep. Mueller’s police disarmament bill advances to House floor

House Judiciary Committee OKs harsher penalties for disarming an officer State Rep. Mike Mueller’s bipartisan plan to increase penalties for criminals who disarm – or attempt to disarm – a police officer was approved today by the House Judiciary Committee. Mueller’s legislation was inspired by the tragic death of Oak Park Police Officer Mason Samborski,…

Rep. Mueller: Whitmer is out of touch with the people of Michigan

Legislator refuses to force additional 45 cent gas tax on drivers State Rep. Mike Mueller, of Linden, has expressed his disappointment with Gov. Whitmer’s comments blasting the Legislature regarding ongoing budget deliberations. Mueller said the governor’s proposed budget plan – which includes a 45 cent tax increase – shows she’s “out of touch” with the…

Rep. Mueller stands up for police officers in committee testimony

Former sheriff’s deputy calls for harsher penalties for disarming an officer State Rep. Mike Mueller today testified before the House Judiciary Committee in support of a bipartisan plan he spearheaded to increase the penalty for criminals who disarm or attempt to disarm a police officer. “A criminal who commits unarmed robbery is punished more severely…

Rep. Mueller schedules local office hours

State Rep. Mike Mueller of Linden will host district office hours on Monday, Aug. 26th to meet with local residents of the 51st District. “As an elected official, I believe it is important to be accessible to my constituents,” Rep. Mueller said. “As we conclude crafting our state budget, I want to hear your thoughts…

Rep. Mueller: Bipartisan jail reform initiative now underway

Special task force holds first meeting in Detroit State Rep. Mike Mueller on Wednesday took part in the first meeting of a special panel tasked with expanding alternatives to jail, safely reducing jail admissions and length of stay, and improving the front-end effectiveness of Michigan’s criminal justice system. Mueller, a retired sheriff’s deputy, said he…

OPINION: A common-sense approach to funding Michigan road repairs

Residents in Genesee and Oakland counties didn’t send me to Lansing to raise their taxes. I’m well aware of Michigan’s lackluster national ranking on road quality. I have heard from residents and experienced the conditions myself – often feeling that unmistakable jolt reverberate through my vehicle. Many in our state have seen popular pictures circulating…

Rep. Mueller: Park officers must be allowed to enforce marijuana laws

State Rep. Mike Mueller recently testified before the House Judiciary Committee in support of his plan to allow parks and recreation officers to enforce provisions of the new recreational marijuana law in state parks, forest land and waterways. Mueller, of Linden, said officers commissioned by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) already have the ability…

One week away: Rep. Mueller to host roads town hall

Today, state Rep. Mike Mueller of Linden issued a statement reminding residents of his road funding town hall on Wednesday, June 25, with special guest Rep. Jack O’Malley of Lake Ann, chair of the House Transportation Committee. “With the Legislature placing a high priority on the roads issue, it is now more important than ever…

Rep. Mueller fights to keep funding for Genesee County public safety initiative

Corrections budget moves forward with Mueller’s amendment A crucial initiative to prevent overcrowding in the Genesee County Jail has been retained in the Michigan House budget, thanks to a measure sponsored by state Rep. Mike Mueller of Linden. The corrections budget approved by the House Appropriations Committee would have eliminated funding for the Genesee County…

Rep. Mueller invites residents to road funding town hall

State Rep. Mike Mueller of Linden will host a town hall meeting with special guest Rep. Jack O’Malley of Lake Ann on Tuesday, June 25 to discuss road funding in Michigan. “When it comes to fixing our roads, I am passionate about pursuing innovative ideas,” Rep. Mueller said. “Any Michigan driver knows there is a…

Rep. Mueller votes to send impactful no-fault reforms to governor’s desk

Plan featuring choice, key coverage protections sees bipartisan support State Rep. Mike Mueller, of Linden, joined his House colleagues today in giving legislative approval to a proposal that brings lower car insurance prices to residents and families in Genesee and Oakland counties. The plan guarantees lower rates for all drivers in Michigan, mending the state’s…

Rep. Mueller announces monthly Outstanding Business Award

State Rep. Mike Mueller is seeking nominations of local job providers who go above and beyond for the community as part of his monthly Outstanding Business Award. Residents of the 51st House District can nominate a small business owner who has made a difference in their lives or supports the community, and each month, one…