Rep. Crawford hosts Michigan State Fair Scholarship winners at Capitol

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi welcomed the 2017 Michigan State Fair Scholarship winners from across the state to the Capitol on Thursday. The Michigan State Fair promotes positive achievements in rural and urban agriculture, business and industry. This year’s winners have accomplishments in a variety of categories, such as animal/livestock, home arts, agriculture and urban/rural…

Rep. Lower welcomes Michigan State Fair Scholarship winner to Capitol

State Rep. Jim Lower with Speaker of the House, Tom Leonard greeted Ivy Davenport to the Michigan House of Representatives recently. Ivy hails from Ithaca and is a Michigan State Fair Scholarship winner. This is the second consecutive year Ivy has won the scholarship which celebrates the positive aspects of rural and urban agriculture, business and…

Rep. Lower signs Wounded Warrior Family Support vehicle

State Rep. Jim Lower participated in signing the Wounded Warrior Family Support vehicle at the Capitol this afternoon. The vehicle is part of the High Five Tour road trip where Americans from all across the country show their appreciation and support of our nation’s military families for the sacrifices that they make.

Rep. Lucido welcomes residents to the State Capitol in support of charity

State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, welcomed local residents Lenny Amore and Jeff Shields to the Capitol as they displayed a Ford Mustang used to raise awareness and support for Wounded Warrior Family Support. The Mustang Shelby GT350, wrapped in patriotic symbols and boasting signatures from thousands of supporters, is currently on a tour…

Rep. Hauck signs Wounded Warrior Family Support vehicle

State Rep. Roger Hauck participated in signing the Wounded Warrior Family Support vehicle at the Capitol this afternoon. The vehicle is part of the High Five Tour road trip where Americans from all across the country show their appreciation and support of our nation’s military families for the sacrifices that they make.

Rep. Canfield welcomes State Fair Scholarship winner to Capitol

State Rep. Edward J. Canfield, D.O. greeted Adrianna Jackson of Caro as his guest on the House floor. Adrianna was awarded a scholarship at the Michigan State Fair, which celebrates the positive aspects of rural and urban agriculture, business and industry in Michigan.

Rep. Graves welcomes State Fair Scholarship winner to Capitol

State Rep. Joe Graves greeted Dallas Richards of Holly as his guest on the House floor. Dallas was awarded a scholarship at the Michigan State Fair, which celebrates the positive aspects of rural and urban agriculture, business and industry in Michigan.

Rep. Howell meets with Cancer Treatment Fairness Coalition

State Rep. Gary Howell of North Branch, recently met with the Cancer Treatment Fairness Coalition in Lansing to discuss legislation that would bring insurance coverage for oral cancer treatments in line with traditional treatments. “I greatly enjoyed greeting this group at the Capitol,” said Howell. “This is a vital cause, and their advocacy will serve…

Rep. Bellino bill speeds phase-out of ineffective driver responsibility fees

Punitive measure does not improve drivers’ skills   State Rep. Joe Bellino today introduced legislation that will speed the phase-out of driver responsibility fees and give people who have been under the fees a chance to drive again. Bellino, of Monroe, said the law establishing the fees was passed in 2003 more as a way…