Rep. Rendon votes for plan to cut taxes for Michigan residents

Bills continuing, increasing personal exemptions head to governor State Rep. Daire Rendon today voted to support legislation providing broad income tax relief to Michigan families. The bills continue and increase personal exemptions for Michigan taxpayers and their dependents on state income taxes, potentially saving families hundreds of dollars overall. “A top priority for tax relief…

Rep. Rendon applauds measure ensuring effective use of funds for PFAS cleanup

State Rep. Daire Rendon today supported a resolution in the Michigan House ensuring effective use of state funds provided to address a contaminant identified in groundwater at Camp Grayling. In December, the Legislature agreed to allocate $23.2 million to provide testing, monitoring and technical assistance at more than a dozen sites across Michigan where per-…

Rendon helps approve bills giving families and seniors broader tax relief

State Rep. Daire Rendon of Lake City joined her colleagues in the Michigan House today in approving legislation giving Michigan families and seniors broader income tax relief. The legislation continues and increases personal exemptions for Michigan taxpayers and their dependents on their state income taxes. Other bills in the package provide additional tax relief for…

Ogemaw County sheriff joins Rep. Rendon for State of the State

Photo Information: State Rep. Daire Rendon, of Lake City, invited Ogemaw County Sheriff Howie Hanft as her guest on the House floor during Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address, where the governor discusses priorities for the coming year. Rendon serves as chair of the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee.

Rep. Rendon invites residents to February office hours

State Rep. Daire Rendon of Lake City will sponsor local office hours for the month of February. “As a representative, it is important for me to be accessible in my district,” Rep. Rendon said. “I look forward to meeting face-to-face with my residents and hearing any concerns or ideas they may have for me to…

Rendon votes to override governor’s veto of tax relief

State Rep. Daire Rendon Wednesday voted to accelerate sales tax relief for Michigan families buying motor vehicles by overriding a gubernatorial veto with her House colleagues. The House vote means additional tax relief for people buying cars, trucks and SUVs with a trade-in. Current law calls for phasing in planned sales and use tax deductions…

Rep. Rendon: House report a blueprint to improve mental health services in Michigan

State Rep. Daire Rendon, alongside a bipartisan group of her colleagues on the House’s mental health task force, today unveiled recommendations to make significant improvements to Michigan’s broken mental health system. As a member of the bipartisan House C.A.R.E.S. Task Force, Rendon spent five months taking part in public meetings and site visits across Michigan,…

Rep. Rendon supports bills providing sweeping tax relief

Legislation will help families, seniors   Michigan House legislators today introduced a package of bills to provide substantial income tax relief for families and seniors. The bills continue and increase personal exemptions for Michigan taxpayers and their dependents on their income taxes, while providing additional relief for senior citizens. State Rep. Daire Rendon said she…

Rep. Rendon announces state grant recommendations for trail improvement

Two projects planned in Grayling area   State Rep. Daire Rendon today announced the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund Board has recommended two recreational projects in Crawford County to improve the Iron Belle Trail. Rendon, of Lake City, said the board recommends grants of $600,000 to develop a trailhead facility in Grayling and add nearly…

Rep. Rendon votes to provide funding for Grayling water contamination

State Rep. Daire Rendon today praised her colleagues in the Michigan House of Representatives for approving funding to address the emerging threat posed by a type of chemical contaminant recently discovered in water sources in Grayling. Rendon said the $23.2 million allocation will provide testing, monitoring and technical assistance at more than a dozen sites…