State Rep. Beau LaFave defends U.P. families against AG’s latest Line 5 plan

State Rep. Beau LaFave today spoke out in defense of the thousands of Michigan famlies living in the Upper Peninsula who would suffer higher energy rates if Line 5 were shut down. LaFave’s statement comes in response to a recent announcement by Attorney General Dana Nessel threatening to shut down Line 5 by the end…

Rep. Lower commends signature of plan to reform state’s broken car insurance system

A proposal to fix Michigan’s no-fault car insurance system, supported by state Rep. Jim Lower, today was signed into law. The new law will bring hundreds of dollars in savings to drivers in Gratiot and Montcalm counties through lower car insurance prices – offering personal injury coverage options, combating fraud and abuse, and addressing medical…

Rep. Griffin: Money-saving car insurance reforms signed into Michigan law

State Rep. Beth Griffin today noted that historic car insurance reforms have been signed into Michigan law, guaranteeing lower rates for drivers in Van Buren and Kalamazoo counties. The reforms – approved earlier by Griffin and the Legislature – give drivers more choice on personal injury protection coverage, combat fraudulent claims and take steps to…

Rep. Hernandez: Car insurance reforms signed into law, lowering costs for Michigan drivers

Car insurance reform supported by Rep. Shane Hernandez was signed into state law today, lowering costs for all Michigan drivers. The reforms – approved by Hernandez and the Legislature – give drivers more choice on personal injury protection coverage, combat fraudulent claims and stop price gouging on medical services for car accident victims. Many Michigan…

Chair Wentworth provides statement after historic no-fault reform signed into law

State Rep. Jason Wentworth, chair of the House Select Committee on Reducing Car Insurance Rates, today issued the following statement in response to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signing historic no-fault car insurance reform: “Back in January, my mission when pursuing landmark no-fault reform was for the historic 100th Legislature to come together in a bipartisan fashion,…

Rep. LaFave: Signed car insurance reforms to plummet drivers’ sky-high premiums

Landmark no-fault overhaul to save drivers hundreds of dollars per year After decades of gridlock in Lansing, car insurance reform supported by Rep. Beau LaFave of Iron Mountain was signed into state law today, guaranteeing significantly lower costs for all drivers in Michigan. LaFave – who helped lead a special committee tasked with lowering car…

Rep. Kahle: Car insurance reforms guaranteeing savings for Michigan motorists now law

Changes in no-fault system will save drivers hundreds of dollars per year Car insurance reform strongly supported by Rep. Bronna Kahle was signed into state law today, guaranteeing significantly lower costs for all drivers in Michigan. The bipartisan reforms – approved by Kahle and the Legislature after weeks of thorough deliberation – give drivers more…

Reps. Bellino, Sheppard: Long-awaited affordable car insurance now a reality

New law to save Southeast Michigan drivers hundreds of dollars per year Historic car insurance reform supported by state Reps. Joe Bellino and Jason Sheppard was signed into state law today, lowering costs for all Michigan drivers, including those in Monroe and Wayne counties. The reforms – approved by Bellino, Sheppard and the Legislature –…

Rep. Hoitenga announces district photo contest

Rep. Michele Hoitenga of Manton announced today she will host a photo contest for residents of the 102nd District. The theme for the contest is summer fun. Three winners will be selected by the representative, and the winning photos will be displayed in her Lansing office. The photographers will be invited to join her in…