Rendon: Return to Learn plan maximizes learning; prioritizes student safety

$1.3 billion plan implements robust distance learning, safety measures State Rep. Daire Rendon, of Lake City, today announced her support for a common-sense plan that will help to keep Michigan students safe as learning resumes in the fall. The House-Senate plan, announced this morning during a Capitol news conference, requires local school districts and health…

Rep. Berman announces plan investing in students and teachers while keeping them safe

$1.3 billion will go to robust distance learning, safety measures State Rep. Ryan Berman, of Commerce Township, today helped unveil a plan that crafts educational and safety standards for the coming school year as COVID-19 continues to impact the state. Berman joined House and Senate colleagues this morning at the Capitol to announce the proposals….

Wakeman: Student safety top priority in Return to Learn plan

$1.3 billion plan implements robust distance learning, safety measures State Rep. Rodney Wakeman, of Saginaw Township, today announced his support for a sensible and flexible plan to help ensure the safety of all Michigan students as learning resumes in the fall. The House-Senate plan, announced this morning during a Capitol press conference, requires local school…

Rep. Huizenga hails Return to Learn plan for localized approach, emphasis on student safety

$1.3 billion plan implements robust distance learning, safety measures State Rep. Mark Huizenga, of Walker, today applauded a newly unveiled plan that helps ensure the safety of Michigan students as learning resumes this fall. The joint House-Senate proposal was announced this morning during a press conference at the Capitol. It requires school districts and health…

Rep. Cole announces plan to give local schools more flexibility when learning resumes this fall

‘Return to Learn’ plan includes distance learning options, safety measures State Rep. Triston Cole today announced details of the Michigan Legislature’s plan to ensure the safety of Michigan students as learning resumes in the fall. The plan, announced this morning during a Capitol press conference, requires local school districts and health departments to work together…

Rep. Markkanen announces plan to give local schools more flexibility when learning resumes

‘Return to Learn’ plan includes distance learning options, safety measures State Rep. Greg Markkanen of Hancock today announced details of the Michigan Legislature’s plan to ensure the safety of Michigan students as learning resumes in the fall. The Return to Learn plan, unveiled this morning during a Capitol press conference, requires local school districts and…

Wentworth: Return to Learn plan maximizes learning; prioritizes student safety

$1.3 billion plan implements robust distance learning, safety measures Representative Jason Wentworth, of Farwell, today announced his support for a sensible and flexible plan helping to keep Michigan students safe as learning resumes in the fall. The House-Senate plan, announced this morning during a Capitol press conference, requires local school districts and health departments to…

Rep. Farrington hails Return to Learn plan for localized approach, emphasis on student safety

$1.3 billion plan implements robust distance learning, safety measures State Rep. Diana Farrington, of Utica, today applauded a newly unveiled plan that helps ensure the safety of Michigan students as learning resumes this fall. The joint House-Senate proposal was announced this morning during a press conference at the Capitol. It requires school districts and health…

Crawford: Student safety top priority as schools eye fall return

$1.3 billion plan implements robust distance learning, safety measures State Rep. Kathy Crawford, of Novi, today supported a bicameral legislative package helping ensure the safety of all Michigan students as learning resumes in the fall. The House-Senate plan, announced this morning during a Capitol press conference, requires local school districts and health departments to work…

Hornberger, Theis spearhead Return to Learn plan to prioritize student safety

$1.3 billion plan implements robust distance learning, safety measures State Rep. Pamela Hornberger and Sen. Lana Theis, chairs of the House and Senate education committees, today unveiled a plan to ensure the safety of Michigan students as learning resumes in the fall. The House-Senate plan, announced this morning during a Capitol press conference, requires local…

Rep. Eisen fights against movement to defund local police departments

State Rep. Gary Eisen recently voted for a resolution opposing the growing movement to defund police departments in Michigan and across the country. Eisen said the resolution, adopted by the Michigan House last week, encourages Michigan communities not to cut funding for law enforcement to appease radical protesters who are calling for police to be…

Glenn: Governor did not hire a true independent investigation for Edenville Dam

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer late this week hired a team to investigate the Edenville Dam, claiming it’s an independent firm. Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, said the firm she hired is still not acceptable and responded with the following: “The proposed investigation does not meet my definition of a truly independent investigation that flood victims in Midland…