Rep. Hauck continues call for affordable car insurance following State of the State address

State Rep. Roger Hauck, of Union Township, reflected on Tuesday night’s State of the State address by reiterating the need for lowering Michigan’s out-of-control car insurance rates. The state’s controversial no-fault system forces more than seven million Michigan drivers to pay the highest car insurance rates in the country. A special committee has been formed…

Reps. Hauck, Filler call for critical juvenile justice reforms

‘Raise the Age’ plan treats 17-year-olds as minors for most criminal offenses State Reps. Roger Hauck and Graham Filler are spearheading a bipartisan plan to transform the way 17-year-olds are treated in Michigan’s criminal justice system. Michigan is one of just four states in the country to automatically prosecute 17-year-olds as adults when they’re accused…

Rep. Hauck joins influential Ways and Means Committee for new Michigan House term

State Rep. Roger Hauck will serve on the recently created House Ways and Means Committee for the 2019-20 legislative term, providing a unique opportunity to help residents of Isabella and Midland Counties on a variety of important issues facing the state. Committee appointments were announced this week by House Speaker Lee Chatfield. The Ways and…

Rep. Hauck continues fight for more government transparency

Bipartisan solution gives people access to more public information State Rep. Roger Hauck, along with a bipartisan group of House colleagues, today introduced a comprehensive plan to increase the transparency of state government. Hauck, of Union Township, said Michigan is one of a very few states that still exempts its governor, lieutenant governor and the…

Rep. Hauck applauds new Child Protective Services mobile app to help Isabella County families

State Rep. Roger Hauck today commended the launch of a Child Protective Services mobile application for Isabella County that will help protect families and their children. The Mobile Investigator application allows Child Protective Services employees to remotely enter contact information for people interviewed during investigations and securely scan and upload documents. “This mobile application will…

Rep. Hauck: New Mackinac Straits Authority means energy security, jobs

  The Michigan House today approved with bipartisan support a plan hailed by State Rep. Roger Hauck as a major step forward for Michigan’s energy security and a win for Michigan workers. Hauck, of Union Twp., said legislation to create an oversight authority for the construction of a multi-use utility tunnel would create thousands of…

Rep. Hauck set to help shape policy planning with new committee position

Assignment will formulate direction for Republican-led Michigan House Michigan House Speaker-elect Lee Chatfield recently announced that state Rep. Roger Hauck, of Union Township, will serve on the newly created Policy Action Plan Committee. The temporary, 14-member panel will work with incoming Republican members to develop policy ideas for the upcoming legislative term and construct an…

Rep. Hauck joined by local official for ceremony to honor fallen heroes

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Roger Hauck (left), of Mount Pleasant, was honored to welcome Marc Griffis, who serves as Isabella County Director of Emergency Management, to a Michigan House session commemorating the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on Thursday. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the line…

Rep. Hauck: K-12 students head back to school supported by record funding

Many districts have received $360 per-student boost in past 2 years Students in mid-Michigan return to K-12 classrooms this fall supported by record state funding, state Rep. Roger Hauck said today. “The resources are lined up to make our good schools even better and to help our struggling schools improve,” said Hauck, of Union Township…

Rep. Hauck invites residents to think local during Buy Michigan Week

Legislator: Local business serves as key cog of state’s economy State Rep. Roger Hauck today encouraged residents in Isabella and Midland Counties to consider buying locally made products and services during Buy Michigan Week – running through Aug. 5. Purchasing goods and services locally creates a positive impact on a region through small business growth,…

Rep. Hauck announces July office hours

State Rep. Roger Hauck of Union Township announced his office hours for the month of July. The representative will be available Friday, July 27 at the following times and locations: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Leah’s Korner Kafe, 300 E. Railway St. in Coleman; 11 a.m. to noon at the Lake Isabella Village Office, 1010…

Rep. Hauck’s plans scrapping unnecessary laws signed into law

Three separate plans sponsored by state Rep. Roger Hauck removing outdated, obsolete sections of Michigan law have been approved by the governor. “There is no need for outdated, redundant regulations that serve no purpose in the lives of hard-working taxpayers,” said Hauck, of Union Township. “Every Michigander demands a clean, efficient and accountable government. Addressing…