Rep. Allor responds to first COVID-19 case in Iosco

State Rep. Sue Allor today advised families of the 106th District to stay vigilant but calm after the first case of coronavirus was confirmed in the area. The state announced an additional 507 cases today, which brings the total number of confirmed to 2,295 – one of those cases is in Iosco County. “It’s definitely…

Rep. Allor responds to governor’s stay- at-home order, COVID-19

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, issued the following statement after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer delivered her Stay Home, Stay Safe executive order: “I understand how confusing it is right now for our friends, family members, and neighbors in Northeast Michigan as we work to slow the spread of the coronavirus. I know this is unlike…

Rep. LaFave invites residents to upcoming office hours

            Rep. Beau LaFave of Iron Mountain announced his upcoming office hours for residents of Dickinson, Menominee, and Delta counties. The office hours schedule is as follows: Saturday, March 14 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. CDT at Wildflower Café & Bagel Shoppe, 2210 10th St. in Menominee; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. EDT at Stone Cup Coffee…

Rep. Allor invites residents to March office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced her March office hours for residents of Alpena, Presque Isle, Alcona, and Iosco counties, and parts of Cheboygan County. Rep. Allor’s office hours schedule is as follows: Friday, March 13 o 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mr. Jack’ss Sports Bar & Grill, 105 W Westover St. in East…

Rep. Allor invites residents to February office hours

Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine announced her February office hours for residents of Alpena, Presque Isle, Alcona, and Iosco counties, and parts of Cheboygan County. Rep. Allor’s office hours schedule is as follows: Monday, Feb. 17 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. at Rogers City District Library, 181 E Erie St. in Rogers City; and 5 to…

Rep. Allor on State of the State: Gov. Whitmer forgoes tax hike, instead adds debt

Legislator issues statement on this week’s address “I wasn’t surprised by most of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s address. She highlighted a list of legislative accomplishments – without giving any credit to the Republican led Legislature where the bills were born. She bragged about how well our economy is doing – without giving President Trump so much…

Rep Allor: Governor wrong to point finger at Republicans for her slimy situation

The green ooze pollution crisis in Oakland County wasn’t the only slimy situation Michiganders were hit with last week. As details of the situation emerged, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer decided to blame the Republican-led Legislature. Without evidence, she claims no monitoring was done because the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy wasn’t given the…

Budget plan signed into law – includes Allor bill

Rep. Sue Allor last week announced the Legislature’s plan to restore Governor Whitmer’s funding-cuts to several important programs has been signed into law. “Governor Whitmer held the budget hostage putting many Michiganders in a difficult position; it seemed like no one was safe. Michiganders, including seniors, students, veterans, local government, and even those with autism,…

“Peter C. Lemon Highway” bill heads to the governor’s desk

Legislation from state Rep. Sue Allor honoring one of northern Michigan’s military heroes is one step away from becoming law after receiving Michigan Senate approval this week. House Bill 4349 declares a portion of Highway US-23 in Iosco County as the “Peter C. Lemon Highway.” The section of US-23 to be named will begin at…

Rep. Allor: Plan finalized to reverse governor’s damaging budget cuts

Rep. Sue Allor this week voted to reverse some of the 147 budget vetoes made by Governor Whitmer earlier this year, ending a budget impasse and restoring funding to a number of vital services, projects, and local governments. One measure sponsored by Allor restores $15 million in assistance to local communities combatting PFAS contamination at…

Rep. Allor votes to reverse governor’s damaging budget cuts

Rep. Sue Allor today voted with her colleagues in the House to reverse some of Governor Whitmer’s budget cuts from earlier this year, including: support to rural hospitals and health care programs,  funding to local law enforcement, and assistance for Michiganders with autism. A measure sponsored by Allor – restoring a $15 million program assisting…