Rep. Allor continues to serve key role in Michigan’s budget process

State Rep. Sue Allor has been appointed by Speaker Lee Chatfield to serve on the House Appropriations Committee during the 2019-20 legislative session. Allor, of Wolverine, will chair the House subcommittee charged with setting the budgets of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Department of Environmental Quality. “I’m honored to have the opportunity to…

Allor still pushing for increased government transparency

Bipartisan solution would give people access to more public information State Rep. Sue Allor, along with a bipartisan group of House colleagues, today introduced a comprehensive plan to increase the transparency of state government. Allor, of Wolverine, said Michigan is one of a very few states that still exempts its governor, lieutenant governor and the…

Rep. Allor’s plan to help sexual assault survivors is now law

State Rep. Sue Allor’s plan to ensure survivors of sexual assault have access to critical health exams has been signed into law. “No one who experiences the trauma of a sexual assault should ever have to worry about whether they can afford an exam,” said Allor, of Wolverine. “Forensic examinations provide important information to help…

Rep. Allor announces January office hours

State Rep. Sue Allor of Wolverine invites residents to join her for local office hours this month. “I am committed to making state government accessible and accountable to the people,” Rep. Allor said. “Local residents who are interested in discussing legislative matters or have questions related to state government are encouraged to stop by at…

Rep. Allor helps secure funding for Oscoda water, Alpena bridge projects

Rep. Sue Allor today successfully helped secure funding to assist two important Northern Michigan infrastructure projects. A budget plan approved by the Legislature includes $2.7 million to support the Bagley Street bridge rehabilitation in Alpena, and $580,000 for the installation of water lines in the Oscoda community affected by PFAS contamination from the former Wurtsmith…

Rep. Allor: Budget plan again boosts resources to escalate fight against PFAS

Michigan Legislature approves funding Rep. Sue Allor today said more resources are on the way to help northern Michigan fight PFAS and other environmental contamination. The Michigan Legislature approved $69 million for an environmental cleanup fund which also will help boost local recycling programs, plus a separate $20 million specifically to boost ongoing efforts to…

Rep. Allor stands up for Michigan’s natural resources

Allor: Line 5, ‘No Greater than Federal’ bills too risky for Northern Michigan State Rep. Sue Allor this week voted against two pieces of legislation she believes put the purity of Northern Michigan natural resources at risk. Allor, of Wolverine, said she voted against Senate Bill 1197, which allows for the creation of a new…

Rep. Allor invites residents to November office hours

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today invited people to get their voices heard during office hours this month in Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Iosco and Presque Isle counties. “Office hours are the best way to connect with  people living in northeast Michigan,” Allor said. “I encourage people to attend, share their concerns and ask questions.”…

Rep. Allor announces October office hours

State Rep. Sue Allor, of Wolverine, today invited people to sit down with her during office hours this month in Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Iosco and Presque Isle counties. “Meeting face-to-face with residents helps me better serve our district,” Allor said. “I encourage people to attend, share their concerns and ask questions.” Allor will be available…

Rep. Allor measure strengthening pipeline safety standards passes House

Representative applauds agreement to replace Line 5 with tunnel State Rep. Sue Allor’s plan to better protect the Great Lakes by strengthening pipeline safety standards in the Straits of Mackinac was approved today by the Michigan House with bipartisan support. Allor, of Wolverine, said the safety measures included in the plan will help protect the…

Rep. Allor calls for stronger pipeline safety standards in Straits

State Rep. Sue Allor’s plan to better protect the Great Lakes by strengthening pipeline safety standards in the Straits of Mackinac was approved today by the House Michigan Competitiveness Committee. Allor, of Wolverine, said the comprehensive plan ensures vessels and utility companies operating in the Straits are accountable to the people of Michigan. “While I…