Potvin introduces legislation enabling retired nurses to volunteer

State Rep. Phil Potvin has sponsored legislation that would allow retired Michigan nurses to apply for special licenses to do volunteer nursing work. House Bill 4156 would allow those nurses who have retired from their profession to obtain a volunteer license at no charge, so long as their practicing license was in good-standing at the…

Rep. VerHeulen announces February office hours

State Rep. Rob VerHeulen, R-Walker, is sponsoring office hours in February to give local residents a convenient opportunity to meet with him in person. No appointment is necessary to talk with Rep. VerHeulen during this time. All are welcome to hear a legislative update and discuss topics of interest or concern. Upcoming office hours are…

MacGregor committed to making Michigan’s economy healthier

Michigan House Republicans today unveiled their priorities for the upcoming legislative session, which will act as a roadmap for Michigan’s continued recovery. State Rep. Peter MacGregor participated in the Capitol news conference, where House Republicans announced priorities that will reform state government, encourage additional job growth and improve the quality of life for Michigan’s hard-working…

House Republicans announce blueprint for keeping Michigan on right track

Michigan House Republicans today unveiled priorities for the 2013-2014 legislative session, which will act as a roadmap for Michigan’s continued recovery. State Rep. Nancy Jenkins participated in the Capitol news conference, where House Republicans announced priorities that will reform state government, encourage additional job growth and improve the quality of life for Michigan’s hard-working taxpayers….

Rendon helps announce GOP plan for improving job growth, quality of life

State Rep. Bruce Rendon today participated in a Capitol news conference to unveil key priorities for the upcoming legislative session that will help encourage additional job growth, reform government and improve the quality of life for Michigan residents. House Republican lawmakers outlined their top priorities as the 2013-14 legislative session gets underway. “Two years ago…

Haveman unveils new goals for the 2013-2014 legislative term

Michigan House Republicans today announced their blueprint for the coming legislative term. The 2013-2014 Action Plan includes detailed plans for continued job growth, new government reforms and a list of measurable results for Michigan’s hard-working families. “We made specific commitments two years ago, and now the vast majority of those proposals have been enacted into…

House GOP unveils its priorities for 2013-14 session

Kesto looks for improvements in mental health care State Rep. Klint Kesto today participated in a Capitol news conference unveiling an action plan of policy goals and objectives for the current legislative session designed to encourage a healthy economy and improve quality of life in Michigan. Kesto, R-Commerce Township, said he will focus on improving…

Measures aim to increase rural health care options

Two bills in the Michigan House would improve people’s access to primary care by increasing the number of doctors and nurses able and willing to serve rural areas. State Rep. Joel Johnson said the first measure will provide education loan repayments for primary health care providers who work in underserved regions of the state. The…

McCready helps unveil House GOP plan to encourage job growth, improve quality of life

State Rep. Mike McCready today helped unveil the House Republican Action Plan for the 2013-2014 legislative session during a Capitol news conference. McCready and his colleagues announced priorities that focus on additional job growth, reforming government and improving the quality of life for all Michigan residents. “While our economic turnaround has begun, the effects of…

House Republicans unveil dynamic plan to encourage job growth, improve quality of life

Michigan House Republicans today unveiled their priorities for the upcoming legislative session to help encourage additional job growth, reform government and improve the quality of life for all Michigan residents. State Rep. Earl Poleski participated in the Capitol news conference to outline the GOP’s top priorities as the 2013-14 legislative session gets underway.  Republicans want…

Bumstead ready to continue making Michigan’s economy healthier

Michigan House Republicans today unveiled their priorities for the upcoming legislative session, which will act as a roadmap for Michigan’s continued recovery. State Rep. Jon Bumstead participated in the Capitol news conference, where House Republicans announced priorities that will reform state government, encourage additional job growth and improve the quality of life for Michigan’s hard-working…

Graves helps unveil House GOP plan to encourage job growth, improve quality of life

State Rep. Joseph Graves today helped unveil the House Republican Action Plan for the 2013-2014 legislative session during a Capitol news conference. Graves and his colleagues announced priorities that focus on additional job growth, reforming government and improving the quality of life for all Michigan residents. As a veteran and member of the House Committee…