Rep. Allor joined by guest for House Sept. 11 Memorial Service

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today was joined by Alpena Deputy Fire Chief Bob Adrian for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the line of duty in the past year.

Rep. Allor hosts September office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine has announced September office hours for Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Iosco and Presque Isle counties. “Holding local office hours is a great opportunity for me to listen to people,” Rep. Allor said. “I invite residents to come and share their ideas and concerns regarding local and state government. I am here…

Rep. Allor: Swift action needed to stop spread of Asian carp

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today called for prompt action from the federal government following this week’s release of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers study detailing options for preventing Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes. The long-awaited report assesses the viability of establishing various control mechanisms at the Brandon Road Lock and…

Rep. Allor hosts August office hours

State Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced office hours for the month of August for Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Iosco and Presque Isle counties. “Hosting office hours is one of the best ways to stay connected to the residents and listen to their concerns,” Rep. Allor said. “Being accountable and available to people is one of…

Rep. Allor co-sponsors bill to honor Trooper Vicki Moreau DeVries

State Rep Sue Allor today said she co-sponsors a bill naming a portion of I-696 in Farmington Hills the “Trooper Vicki Moreau DeVries Memorial Highway.” Vicki Moreau DeVries was only 29 years old and was the 36th Michigan State Police officer to die in the line of duty. “Trooper Vicki Moreau DeVries is a hero,…

Rep. Allor hosts July office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine has announced office hours for the month of July for Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Iosco and Presque Isle counties. “Local office hours have greatly impacted how I represent Northeast Michigan,” Rep. Allor said. “It is during these hours that I am able to best listen and learn from residents. I want…

Governor signs mutilation ban bills sponsored by Rep. Allor into law

Legislation co-sponsored by Rep. Sue Allor to prevent female genital mutilation in Michigan has been signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder. Female genital mutilation is any procedure performed on girls which is intended to remove or damage the external genitalia. “This inhumane procedure has no place in Michigan,” said Allor, of Wolverine. “Although there…

House approves Rep. Allor bill to help pay for sexual assault examinations

The Michigan House of Representatives today approved legislation authored by state Rep. Sue Allor to expand state payment to health care providers for sexual assault exams. “This bill focuses on the needs of the victim and improves the efficiency of forensic examinations,” said Allor of Wolverine. “With medical attention and testing, costs shouldn’t keep victims…

Rep. Allor announces additional June office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine will host June office hours for Presque Isle, Cheboygan, and Iosco counties. “I always look forward to meeting with people at office hours,” Rep. Allor said. “I want to hear about the issues that truly matter to the residents I represent.” The schedule for office hours is as follows: Friday,…

Rep. Allor bill helps pay for sexual assault examinations

Bill unanimously approved by House committee The Michigan House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee today approved legislation authored by state Rep. Sue Allor to expand state payment to health care providers for sexual assault exams.  “After sexual assault, a medical exam can check for injuries, even those you may not be able to see,” said…

Rep. Allor hosts June office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine will sponsor June office hours for Alpena and Alcona counties. “Office hours are an important part of my job,” Rep. Allor said. “I believe this is one of the best ways I can have face to face communication with the people I represent. While I may have one of the…

Michigan House approves Rep. Allor’s ‘right to carry’ legislation

The Michigan House of Representatives today approved legislation sponsored by state Rep. Sue Allor to give law-abiding citizens back their fundamental right to bear arms without a government-issued permit. Allor’s legislation, House Bill 4418, is part of a four-bill package that removes the penalties for carrying a concealed handgun without first obtaining a concealed pistol…