Rep. Wentworth talks about his plan to create a Rural Development Creation Fund, which he says is designed to increase economic investments in rural areas of Michigan. Rep. Wentworth says the measure is a safe and effective way to enable small job creators to grow their business while increasing employment opportunities in small towns.
Rep. Whiteford talks about testimony this week in the House Communications and Technology Committee on her HB 5670, which would establish the “Broadband Investment Act”. The plan creates a seven-member board made up of individuals representing townships, counties and telecommunication providers, tasked with identifying areas in Michigan that are unserved or underserved and develop policies to…
House Law and Justice Committee Chair Klint Kesto talks to reporters Tuesday evening about sexual assault legislation the committee plans to report to the full House Wednesday afternoon, saying he thinks the multi-bill, bi-partisan package will prevent situations like the one involving Larry Nassar at MSU and keep young people safe.
Rep. Beau LaFave, R-Iron Mountain; audio on House passage of disability mobility vehicle legislation
Rep. LaFave speaks on the floor of the Michigan House Thursday prior to passage of his HB 5834, which creates an exemption from the requirement to obtain a driver’s license under Michigan’s Vehicle Code for a disabled person while operating a disability mobility vehicle. Rep. LaFave, who uses a prosthetic leg, says he technically would…