House panel approves Leutheuser plan benefiting local charities

Lawmaker’s plan allows online raffles for fundraising events In a time when they need it most, Michigan charities may get a new source of fundraising support under a measure spearheaded by State Rep. Eric Leutheuser. The House Regulatory Reform Committee today approved Leutheuser’s plan to allow qualifying charitable organizations to conduct raffles online. Leutheuser said…

Leutheuser: Rate relief arrives July 1; drivers to see greater than anticipated savings

House car insurance website includes a how-to guide for drivers to receive savings State Rep. Eric Leutheuser today announced the House Select Committee on Reducing Car Insurance Rates – the legislative panel that led efforts to reform Michigan’s no-fault car insurance system – has added helpful new information to its website at www.ReduceMiRatesNow.com. The website…

Rep. Leutheuser: Legislature ramps up COVID-19 response oversight as governor revises stay-at-home order, with modifications allowing more people to work

Rep. Eric Leutheuser of Hillsdale today supported the creation of a new committee within the Michigan Legislature that will ensure accountability and oversight of state government’s response to COVID-19. The Joint Select Committee on the COVID-19 Pandemic will include a total of 10 members from the House and Senate with bipartisan representation, serving as a…

Rep. Leutheuser responds to governor’s budget recommendations

State Rep. Eric Leutheuser, of Hillsdale, released the following statement following Gov. Whitmer’s budget recommendations today: “The thought of passing on further state debt to our children and grandchildren as a result of the governor’s road bonds doesn’t sit well with me. Especially given that the bonds will not address roads in rural communities like…