Rep. Allor votes to increase funding to northeast Michigan’s students

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, voted to increase the state’s allocation for each individual K-12 student by $100 as part of a $14.3 billion education budget. “I know firsthand how this budget will help students throughout northeast Michigan,” said Allor, a member of the House Appropriations subcommittee on School Aid. “Our state’s continued recovery…

Rep. Allor: House budget provides funds to prevent spread of chronic wasting disease

Natural Resources budget also includes invasive species control initiatives The House Natural Resources budget subcommittee today approved a spending plan that includes $1 million in funding to stop the spread of chronic wasting disease, Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced. “Left uncontrolled, chronic wasting disease has the potential to decimate Michigan’s deer population,” said Allor,…

Right to carry legislation introduced in Michigan House of Representatives

Four-bill package removes penalties for carrying concealed pistols without government permit Legislation introduced today in the Michigan House of Representatives enables law-abiding citizens to carry concealed pistols without obtaining a government-issued permit. The four-bill package is sponsored by Reps. Michele Hoitenga of Manton, Triston Cole of Mancelona, Sue Allor of Wolverine and Pamela Hornberger of…

Rep. Allor, colleagues vote to improve government transparency

State Rep. Sue Allor today voted for sweeping bipartisan legislation, including a bill she introduced, to make state government more transparent and accountable. Allor, of Wolverine, explained the legislative package makes the governor and lieutenant governor subject to the Freedom of Information Act and creates a similar disclosure requirement for state representatives and senators called…

House panel OKs bipartisan transparency legislation

The House Michigan Competitiveness Committee today approved a bipartisan 11-bill package that expands state government transparency, including legislation introduced by state Rep. Sue Allor. Allor, of Wolverine, introduced a bill that will create the Legislative Open Records Act that places the Legislature under public disclosure laws. The package also subjects the governor and lieutenant governor…

Rep. Allor seeks feedback from residents in Cheboygan, Presque Isle counties

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today invited people to sit down with her during office hours Friday, Feb. 24, in Wolverine and Rogers City. “I’m looking forward to this opportunity to meet with the residents of Cheboygan and Presque Isle counties,” Allor said. “I invite people to sit down with me, ask any questions…

Rep. Allor seeks feedback from local residents

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today invited people to sit down with her during office hours Friday, Feb. 17, in Au Gres, Lincoln and Alpena. “The people of Northeast Michigan sent me to the Capitol to be their voice, and keeping in constant contact with those I serve helps me be a better representative,”…

Rep. Allor sponsors bill to increase government transparency

Subjecting governor’s office, Legislature to FOIA rules will foster public trust State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today announced she is introducing legislation as part of an 11-bill bipartisan plan to make state government more accountable to the people of Michigan. Allor joined her colleagues today in announcing the bipartisan reform plan to make the…

Allor to chair natural resources budget panel

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, will help lead the House Appropriations Committee to develop budgeting plans as chair of the Natural Resources subcommittee, Speaker Tom Leonard announced today. “Michigan’s natural resources are one of our state’s top calling cards to attract tourism and support businesses in our communities, especially in Northern Michigan,” Allor said. …

Rep. Allor takes House oath of office, announces office staff and contact info

State Rep. Sue Allor today was joined by her family for the first session day of the Michigan House of Representatives in the 99th Michigan Legislature, which included taking ceremonial and official oaths, meeting Gov. Rick Snyder and selecting her House seat. “This is an exciting day, as we are getting underway to continue working…