Kahle’s plan to expand acupuncture access heads to governor’s desk

State Rep. Bronna Kahle’s measure to convert the current registration requirement for acupuncturists to licensure was approved by the Michigan Senate with unanimous bipartisan support. Kahle’s bill will require the minimum level of state regulation considered necessary to protect the public and apply the same standards of training and certification used in the 46 states…

Rep. Kahle announces November office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle invites Lenawee County residents to join her for local office hours on Friday, November 8. “I‘m excited for the opportunity to connect with the people in our community and hear what matters most to them,” Rep. Kahle said. “I look forward to listening to our neighbors, addressing their concerns, and working through…

Senate approves plan to prevent teen cough medicine abuse

A plan sponsored by state Rep. Bronna Kahle to protect teens from abusing an ingredient found in over-the-counter cough medicines was approved this Wednesday by the Michigan Senate. Dextromethorphan (DXM) is a cough suppressant used to treat common cold symptoms. While safe when used as directed, the drug can become dangerous if abused – causing…

Rep. Kahle: Senate approves plan helping Michigan residents, businesses who choose solar panels

Rep. Bronna Kahle’s plan helping families and small businesses who install solar panels on their properties is a step closer to becoming Michigan law. The state Senate today approved Kahle’s proposal providing clarity, consistency and predictability related to property taxes after the installation of clean energy systems. Her bipartisan legislation would prevent higher property taxes…

Kahle legislation removes roadblocks for students seeking educational advancement opportunities

State Rep. Bronna Kahle’s plan to improve dual enrollment access for students seeking summer education opportunities was unanimously approved by the Michigan House. Michigan high school students are able to take approved postsecondary classes and are eligible for tuition reimbursement; however, students taking classes in the summer months are limited in reimbursement eligibility because, under…

Rep. Kahle welcomes student as ‘Rep for a Day’

State Rep. Bronna Kahle welcomed Emily Rowan, a first-grade student at Lincoln Elementary School in Hudson to the state Capitol today. Emily was the winner of Rep. Kahle’s summer reading contest and was invited to serve alongside the representative as a ‘Rep for a Day’. Emily had the opportunity to attend two committee hearings, meet…

Rep. Kahle backs plan halting Governor’s cuts to local schools, Alzheimer’s care

State Rep. Bronna Kahle today voiced support for a series of proposals introduced by the House that would restore funding for critical state services, including a pilot program to boost care for Alzheimer’s patients and their families in Lenawee County. This program, along with nearly $1 billion worth of other priorities, was stripped from the…

Rep. Kahle responds to governor’s budget vetoes

Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian issued the following statement today in response to Gov. Whitmer’s budget vetoes: “The Legislature took great care to craft a state budget that works for everyone in Lenawee County and across Michigan. The budget I supported put more resources into schools, roads and programs to support our most vulnerable residents…

Rep. Kahle addresses domestic abuse survivors at Capitol rally

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which first began in 1981 by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence as a Day of Unity to connect battered women’s advocates across the country. State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian addressed victims and supporters at a domestic abuse survivor rally on the Capitol steps today, kicking off…