Rep. Allor bill honoring veteran advances through House Transportation Committee

A bill proposed by state Rep. Sue Allor declaring a portion of Highway US-23 in Iosco County as the “Peter C. Lemon Highway” today was approved unanimously in a vote by the House Transportation Committee. The section of US-23 to be named will begin at the M-55 intersection and extend south to Tawas River Bridge….

Rep. Allor seeks to extend compensation for first responders

State Rep. Sue Allor today introduced legislation that would expand compensation to certain first responders who have taken on the risk of contracting cancer through work-related duties. Under Allor’s plan, fire crash rescue and forest fire officers would now be included on the list of state civil service classifications eligible to claim benefits from the…

Allor bill protects people of Northern Michigan from dangers of unregulated overseas drug

Representative: Etizolam poses serious health risk to northerners State Rep. Sue Allor has introduced a measure to protect people in Northern Michigan from the detrimental effects of Etizolam, an unregulated drug that has become popular in the region. Etizolam, a prescription medication in Japan, India and Italy, is similar in nature to benzodiazepines such as…

Allor: Finalized MPART results mark ‘critical’ progress for Oscoda families

State Rep. Sue Allor today issued the following statement on the latest findings of the Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART) announced Friday: The findings are the final results of a first-in-the-nation statewide testing undertaken by MPART to survey the safety and condition of state drinking water supplies. Allor met Friday with Department of Environment,…

Rep. Allor invites residents to July office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced her July office hours for residents of Alpena, Presque Isle, Alcona, and Iosco counties, and parts of Cheboygan County. “I have made it my goal to always be accessible,” Rep. Allor said. “These local office hours, which I hold in every county I serve on a monthly basis, are…

Rep. Allor applauds White House commitment to environmental conservation

(Washington, D.C.) Following remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump, state Rep. Sue Allor said she applauds the president’s commitment to continuing conservatives’ legacy of environmental conservation and protection. “The call to continue to protect and manage our nation’s natural resources through innovation resonates with our Pure Michigan way of life, and I am glad to…

House budget offers smart plan for roads, environment, Allor says

Following approval of the House’s budget plan, state Rep. Sue Allor announced today that funding to fix our roads is at record levels—including more spending on local roads— and investment in environmental protections will continue in the Oscoda area and throughout the state. “This budget represents the careful planning and attention to detail it takes…

Allor PFAS contamination proposal approved by House Committee

The House Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Committee today approved Rep. Sue Allor’s proposal to contain and control PFAS contamination caused by AFFF fire-fighting foam. “We are working diligently to try and address the use of PFAS-containing AFFF firefighting foam, a major concern is that unreported use of this product puts Michigan at risk,” said…

Rep. Allor votes to lower car insurance rates for Michigan drivers

The Michigan House today approved a landmark plan to fix our state’s much-maligned car insurance system and reduce rates for all Michigan drivers, state Rep. Sue Allor announced. Allor voted in favor of the plan to offer drivers personal injury coverage options, rein in medical costs and fight fraud – features designed to end Michigan’s…