Rep. Forlini responds to 2014 State of the State address

State Rep. Anthony Forlini, R-Harrison Township, today issued the following statement after Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address: “I appreciate the governor’s continued emphasis on improving our streets and bridges, and support his efforts to dedicate funds to restore our transportation system to one upon which residents and businesses can consistently depend. “The…

Lori applauds mental health emphasis in 2014 State of the State address

State Rep. Matt Lori, R-Constantine, today issued the following statement after Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address: “I applaud the governor for continuing his emphasis on access to mental health services and improving the methods by which people who need attention may receive that treatment. The Legislature has improved the state’s mental health…

Graves lauds governor for continuing on responsible budget path

State Rep. Joseph Graves, R-Argentine Township, today issued a statement following Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address: “We must ensure our state remains on solid financial footing and I was encouraged to hear the governor’s plan tonight. It was just three short years ago our state was facing a $1.8 billion deficit and…

Lauwers interviewed by Blue Water Network after State of the State address

Rep. Dan Lauwers was interviewed by EBW News after the governor’s State of the State address this month.  EBW covers the Blue Water area and attended the address at the Capitol.  To watch the interview, please follow the link: http://www.ebw.tv/PlayVideo?vid=1632&desc=A%20Positive%20Direction    

Rep. Shirkey invites Jackson County couple to State of the State address

State Rep. Mike Shirkey, at right, stands with Russ and Betsy Youngdahl of Jackson County on the House floor today prior to Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address.  Shirkey invited the Youngdahls as his special guests for the address.  Snyder will deliver his key goals for the year during the speech.

Poleski invites Jackson mayor to State of the State address

State Rep. Earl Poleski stands with Jackson Mayor Jason Smith and the mayor’s wife, Ashley, on the House floor today prior to Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address.  Poleski invited Mayor Smith and his wife as his special guests for the address. Snyder delivered his key goals for the year during the speech.