Rep. Joe Graves, R-Argentine Twp.; audio on introduction of UIA reform package

Rep. Graves, the Chair of the House Oversight Committee, talks about a bipartisan package of bills unveiled Thursday designed to reform the state’s Unemployment Insurance Agency in the wake of thousands of erroneous determinations of fraud through a computer glitch between 2013 and 2015.  Rep. Graves says the new plan provides clarity, restores integrity, and…

Rep. Joe Graves, R-Argentine Twp.; audio on General Fund dollars for roads

Rep. Graves says the 2016 Fiscal Year budget that began October 1 will dedicate $400 million for state roads, in addition to the state’s current $3.8 billion Transportation budget.  Rep. Graves says Michigan is still digging itself out from a lack of General Fund investment in transportation during the Lost Decade.