Rep. Alexander schedules April office hours

State Rep. Julie Alexander of Hanover announced district office hours in April to meet with local residents of the 64th District. “Talking directly with the people of Jackson County and hearing your ideas and questions is one of the most enjoyable parts of being your state representative,” Rep. Alexander said. “I want to hear your…

Rep. Alexander: Sunshine Week best time to get involved in reforming car insurance

House website provides latest news, meeting times and public interaction As part of Sunshine Week in Michigan, state Rep. Julie Alexander encourages Jackson County residents to visit the House Select Committee on Reducing Car Insurance Rates website. Those interested can be a part of the governmental process by staying informed and getting involved with modifications…

Rep. Alexander: Michigan needs a practical, responsible course of action for road funding

State Rep. Julie Alexander, of Hanover, issued the following statement following the governor’s budget presentation, which included recommendations for a 45-cent per gallon gas tax increase to cover road funding costs across Michigan: “Michigan drivers already pay the highest car insurance rates in the nation, and under the governor’s proposal, they’ll be forced to pay…

Rep. Alexander to host local office hours

State Rep. Julie Alexander established her March office hours schedule to meet with local residents of the 64th District. “Meeting with the people of Jackson County is the highlight of my job as your state representative,” Rep. Alexander said. “I look forward to seeing you at my office hours and hearing your thoughts and ideas.”…

Rep. Alexander commends new agriculture education book

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Julie Alexander, chair of the House Agriculture committee, and fellow members were presented copies of Right This Very Minute, a new educational children’s book published in cooperation with the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture. Rep. Alexander commended the book, written by Lisl H. Detlefsen and illustrated by Renée Kurilla, as…

Rep. Alexander invites residents to February office hours

State Rep. Julie Alexander announced her monthly office hours, emphasizing her priority of being open and accountable. “The best part of my job is the opportunity to connect with people in the community and hear what matters most to them,” Alexander said. “I’m focused on effectively representing their interests in Lansing and meeting their needs…

Rep. Alexander selected to lead House Agriculture Committee

State Rep. Julie Alexander has been named chair of the influential House Agriculture Committee, Speaker Lee Chatfield announced today. The committee is tasked with deliberating on all policy related to the agricultural industry in Michigan. “Michigan is home to the second most diverse agricultural economy in the country, offering more than 300 different commodities, and…

Rep. Alexander caps first term with perfect voting record, 115 office hour meetings

State Rep. Julie Alexander finished her first term in the state House with a perfect voting record, and over 100 office hour sessions in the 64th District. Rep. Alexander took part in all 1,554 record roll call votes during the 2017-2018 session, and personally hosted 115 office hour sessions in the Jackson community. In addition,…

Rep. Alexander invites residents to January office hours

State Rep. Julie Alexander of Hanover will hold local office hours for the month of January. “I always look forward to the opportunity to meet with residents from the Jackson area,” Alexander said. “I encourage anyone with questions or ideas about their state government to join me for office hours.” The representative will be available…

Rep. Alexander offers plan to update vehicle window tint

Legislation heads to governor for consideration The Michigan House and Senate recently approved legislation introduced by state Rep. Julie Alexander updating the law to allow drivers to safely operate their vehicles with lightly tinted windows on Michigan roads. Many technological improvements have taken place since window tinting was regulated in 1980, and Alexander’s plan aligns…

Rep. Julie Alexander Named ‘Legislator of the Year’ by School Group

Rep. Julie Alexander (R-Hanover) was today recognized for her commitment to Michigan’s 64th district by the Michigan School Counselor Association (MSCA). “It is an honor to serve the Jackson area as state representative, especially our students, and I would like to thank the Michigan School Counselor Association for their tireless work to provide Michigan students…

Rep. Alexander invites residents to October office hours

State Rep. Julie Alexander of Hanover has scheduled more local office hours for the month of October. “I believe in remaining accountable and accessible,” Alexander said.  “That is why I host local office hours every month. I welcome the opportunity to listen to you, our friends and neighbors.” Rep. Alexander will hold office hours at…