Rep. Bollin talks about how she amended the 2020 Michigan Department of Transportation budget during House debate Thursday to include language for a study on the viability of toll roads in Michigan.
House Appropriations Transportation Subcommittee Chair Rep. Matt Maddock talks about the 2020 transportation spending plan that will go to the House this week, saying it directs all state tax dollars collected at the pump to Michigan roads.
Rep. Albert, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee that oversees spending for the Michigan Department of Corrections, says the 2020 spending plan for Corrections works to improve staffing and make efficiencies in a departmental budget that accounts for about one-fifth of the state’s unrestricted expenditures.
Rep. Markkanen talks about House passage of his amendment to the state’s 2020 Department of Corrections budget that includes funding to study potential locations for a training academy for corrections officers. The Markkanen amendment adds the former Ojibway Correctional Facility to existing budget language.