House Transportation Committee Chairman Jack O’Malley talks about the start of committee evaluation Tuesday of a bi-partisan plan that would give local governments in Michigan new options for raising revenue for road improvements. Rep. O’Malley says it is local roads that need the most work across much of Michigan.
House Transportation Committee Chairman Jack O’Malley talks about bipartisan legislation unveiled Thursday to give local communities more tools in their toolbox when it comes to providing needed road repairs. Rep. O’Malley travelled around Michigan this summer listening to local officials about how best to improve the roads people drive on every day.
Rep. O’Malley talks about the 9/11 ceremonies at the state Capitol Wednesday, and his guest, Almira Twp. Fire Chief Steve Adams.
Rep. O’Malley speaks on the House floor Wednesday afternoon in favor of his House Resolution 143, which supports the U.S. cherry industry’s petition before the U.S. International Trade Commission stating unfair trade practices against Turkey. Rep. O’Malley argues quick action is needed to protect Michigan’s cherry industry.
House Transportation Committee Chair Rep. Jack O’Malley talks about the numerous town hall meetings on road reforms he has held across Michigan the last few months, saying the events generated good conversation and a better understanding of a complex issue.
101st District Representative Jack O’Malley talks about a Joint Resolution he is sponsoring with Sen. Curt VanderWall that calls on the federal government to work to preserve Michigan’s cherry industry by focusing on subsidized foreign cherries dumped in U.S. markets.
Rep. O’Malley, the Chair of the House Transportation Committee, says he continues to focus on improving road quality and argues there’s a difference between repairing a road and fixing a road.
Rep. O’Malley looks back at a week when the House passed its version of the 2020 state budget and says he’s encouraged by efforts on road and school funding as the process continues.
Rep. Jack O’Malley, R-Lake Ann; audio on continuing road reform work by House Transportation Committee
House Transportation Committee Chair Jack O’Malley talks about the Committee’s look at road funding this past week, including information on how fines from overweight trucks goes to Michigan libraries. The Representative also looks ahead to the final week of intensive road hearings in the week ahead.
Rep. O’Malley talks about House passage Friday of auto insurance reform legislation.
House Transportation Committee Chair Rep. Jack O’Malley talks about the work of the Committee in the week ahead, saying members will focus on innovation, while noting that new technologies are not a “golden fix” for Michigan’s roads.
House Transportation Committee Chair Jack O’Malley talks about how he is traveling around Michigan this month to join his House colleagues in their districts and meeting with local residents to answer their questions about how roads in Michigan are funded and built and to gather input on road reform. Meetings have already been held in…