Rep. Kahle’s bills helping aviation repair industry pass House

Legislation levels playing field for Michigan companies   The House of Representatives today approved legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian to help Michigan aircraft repair companies compete with out-of-state businesses. Under current law, only aircraft parts that are used in the repair or maintenance of general aviation aircraft not based or registered in…

Rep. Kahle’s crowdfunding bill gains House approval

Legislation expands opportunities for small businesses State Rep. Bronna Kahle’s legislation to update Michigan’s investment crowdfunding law, the Michigan Invests Locally Exemption, recently received overwhelming bipartisan approval in the Michigan House of Representatives. Michigan first adopted rules allowing crowdfunding in 2013. Currently, the law only allows Michigan residents to invest in Michigan-based businesses. Kahle’s legislation…

Rep. Kahle invites residents to in-district office hours

  State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian invites Lenawee County residents to join her for office hours on Friday, May 26 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Village Inn, 121 W. Main St., in Morenci. “I‘m excited for the opportunity to connect with the people in our community and hear what matters most to…

Senate overwhelmingly approves Rep. Kahle bill to protect human trafficking victims

Legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle, which expands “safe harbor” protections to victims of human trafficking, was unanimously approved by the state Senate today and advances the bill to the governor’s desk. House Bill 4219 will update the deferred sentencing laws regarding human trafficking to protect more victims from criminal prosecution, enacting a recommendation of…

Rep. Kahle bill helps more small businesses raise funds to grow

Crowdfunding bill approved by House committee The House Commerce and Trade Committee today unanimously approved state Rep. Bronna Kahle’s bill helping small businesses by updating Michigan’s investment crowdfunding law, Michigan Invests Locally Exemption. Kahle said crowdfunding has played an important role in helping people raise the capital they need to start and grow small businesses…

Rep. Kahle introduces anti-bullying resolution

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton introduced House Resolution 84 to observe May 4, 2017 as Anti-Bullying Day in Michigan. The resolution encourages citizens to “aid in bringing awareness and taking preventative action to affect societal attitudes toward bullying and its prevalence in society.” “Bullying within and outside school walls negatively affects the lives of…

Rep. Kahle presented “Michigan Alzheimer’s Champion Award”

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton was presented with the “Michigan Alzheimer’s Champion Award” in recognition of her advocacy for families impacted by the disease. Lindsay Brieschke of the Alzheimer’s Association presented the plaque during the organization’s annual legislative day at the state Capitol. Rep. Kahle spoke of the effect Alzheimer’s has had…

Rep. Kahle announces in-district office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton invites Lenawee County residents to join her for office hours on Friday, April 28 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at the Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St., Tecumseh. “My hope is to have the opportunity to connect with the people in the community and hear what matters most…

Rep. Kahle’s bills helping aviation repair industry pass House panel

A House committee this week approved legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton to help Michigan aircraft repair companies compete with out-of-state businesses. The bills approved by the House Tax Policy Committee would exempt parts used in aircraft repairs from Michigan’s 6-percent sales and use tax. Neighboring states already allow this type of exemption,…

Rep. Kahle promotes skilled trades for high school students

A Merit Curriculum bill package was approved by state Rep. Bronna Kahle and the House Workforce and Talent Development Committee today, giving high school students and their families added options toward graduation on the way to post-high school career preparation. “Skilled trades, information technology and STEM-oriented careers are very popular today and Lenawee County schools…

Rep. Kahle invites residents to in-district office hours

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Clinton invites Lenawee County residents to join her for office hours on Friday, March 24 from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Schultz-Holmes Memorial Library located at 407 S. Lane St. in Blissfield. “I‘m excited for the opportunity to connect with people, to learn more about what matters most to…

House unanimous in supporting Rep. Kahle’s human trafficking victim legislation

The Michigan House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation from state Rep. Bronna Kahle, which expands “safe harbor” protections to victims of human trafficking. House Bill 4219 will enact a recommendation of the Human Trafficking Commission by updating the deferred sentencing laws regarding human trafficking to protect more victims from criminal prosecution. “Victims of human trafficking…