Rep. Jack O’Malley, R-Lake Ann; audio on arbitration for county-level corrections officers.

Rep. O’Malley talks about his HB 5623, which would provide county-level corrections officers with the same arbitration rights as public police and fire employees, saying the professionals working in county jails deserve the same opportunities as other professional personnel. Rep. O’Malley recently testified in support of his legislation before the House Commerce and Tourism Committee.

Rep. Jack O’Malley, R-Lake Ann; audio on Thursday’s COVID-19 Response Committee meeting

Rep. O’Malley talks about Thursday’s meeting of the Joint Select Committee on the State’s Response to COVID-19 with Orlene Hawks, the Director of the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. Rep. O’Malley says he is still seeking answers about construction in northern Michigan and how the chain of command works within the administration.