Rep. Bellino attends annual State of the State address

State Rep. Joe Bellino of Monroe was joined by his wife, Peggy, at the state Capitol Tuesday for the annual State of the State address. “The people of Michigan need more than canned promises – they need results,” Bellino said. “We need to build up our skilled workforce – with training, with jobs, and with…

Rep. Bollin on State of the State: Governor points out Michigan’s challenges

State Rep. Ann Bollin, of Brighton Township, issued the following statement after the governor’s State of the State address: “It was a pleasure to hear Governor Whitmer’s State of the State address.  She talked about Michigan’s greatest challenges. I couldn’t agree more with “fix the damn roads,” but let’s make sure this is accomplished in…

Rep. Wendzel on State of the State: Firm plan on roads will drive Michigan’s success

State Representative Pauline Wendzel said that Michiganders deserve a firm plan to fix our state’s roadways and to bring down the astronomical cost of car insurance rates. “For far too long, our highways, roads, and bridges have been neglected,” Wendzel said.  “Our roads lay the groundwork for a vibrant economy, and delaying the necessary work…

Rep. Paquette encourages residents to participate in Free Fishing Weekend

State Rep. Brad Paquette is encouraging everyone to take advantage of the state’s winter Free Fishing Weekend on Saturday, Feb. 16 and Sunday, Feb. 17. Free Fishing Weekend allows Michigan residents and out of state visitors to enjoy fishing on both inland and Great Lake’s waters for all species of fish. The Michigan Department of…

Rep. Yaroch joined by local official for State of the State address

State Rep. Jeff Yaroch of Richmond was joined by Tim Bussineau at the state Capitol for the annual State of the State address. Bussineau, a Macomb Township Trustee, has spent almost 16 years as a social studies teacher with Romeo Community Schools. “I was glad to hear the Governor talk about roads, car insurance and…

Rep. Crawford hosts local official for State of the State address

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi welcomed John Dolan, Lyon Township Supervisor, and his wife, Nancy, to the state Capitol for the annual State of the State address. “As Lyon Township Supervisor, it is truly an honor to be the invited guest of our state representative, Kathy Crawford, for the 2019 State of the State…

Rep. Hauck continues call for affordable car insurance following State of the State address

State Rep. Roger Hauck, of Union Township, reflected on Tuesday night’s State of the State address by reiterating the need for lowering Michigan’s out-of-control car insurance rates. The state’s controversial no-fault system forces more than seven million Michigan drivers to pay the highest car insurance rates in the country. A special committee has been formed…