House Appropriations Committee Chair Rep. Shane Hernandez talks about a committee hearing Wednesday to review how the state responded and communicated with local governments and legislators related to Electro-Plating Services in Madison Heights and ownership-related properties in Sanilac County and Detroit. Rep. Hernandez says the meeting demonstrates the need for better communication and collaboration when…
Rep. Wakeman talks about his new legislation that would roll back the state’s income tax rate to 3.9%, the tax rate prior to a “temporary” increase enacted in 2007. Rep Wakeman says the failure to roll back the rate is an unkept promise.
Rep. Hoitenga talks about House passage Tuesday of her House Bill 4020, would allow anyone 18 years or older to use and possess a stun gun in Michigan.
Rep. Graham Filler, R-DeWitt; audio on Michigan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration report
House Judiciary Committee Chair Rep. Graham Filler talks about the recommendations of the Michigan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration released at the Capitol Tuesday, saying the report points the way toward fairness and will help law enforcement while being smart on crime.