More transparency needed to tackle COVID-19 in Michigan

By State Rep. Bronna Kahle As the number of cases and deaths from COVID-19 continue to grow in Michigan, transparency and accuracy in reporting is a must. I’m calling on the state of Michigan to share necessary information and more complete data relevant to the coronavirus in southeast Michigan and to the entire state. Sick…

Rep. Kahle to host coronavirus update during tele-town hall

State Rep. Bronna Kahle invites Lenawee County residents to join her for a live tele-town hall update on Thursday, April 9 at 3 p.m. to discuss the coronavirus pandemic in Michigan and what steps are being taken to combat the virus. Joining her will be Health Administrator Martha Hall of the Lenawee County Health Department….

Rep. Kahle calls on governor to fix glitches, address wait times for unemployment claims

State Rep. Bronna Kahle today called on the governor to take aggressive actions to address wait times and other problems with the Unemployment Insurance Agency: “While protecting the health and safety of Michigan families is certainly the top priority for our state government right now, the governor shouldn’t forget about all of the people who…

Rep. Kahle stresses importance of staying home, following social distancing guidelines

State Rep. Bronna Kahle today reminded Lenawee County residents about the importance of staying home as much as possible, practicing social distancing guidelines and heeding the advice of medical professionals during the COVID-19 outbreak. Kahle, of Adrian, said everyone should be thinking about the actions they can take to be a part of the solution,…

Rep. Kahle provides information about filing unemployment insurance claims

State Rep. Bronna Kahle today provided Lenawee County residents with updated information about filing unemployment insurance claims in Michigan. Kahle, of Adrian, said the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency established a new filing schedule based on the first letter of a worker’s last name to help address the high volume of claims the agency is receiving….

Rep. Kahle: Lenawee County, we will get through this together

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian today issued the following statement after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued a ‘stay home’ order effective at least the next three weeks: “I have confidence in the people of Lenawee County, the state of Michigan, and our entire nation – we will get through this, and we will get through…

Rep. Kahle: Emergency measure adds $125M more for Michigan’s coronavirus response

Rep. Bronna Kahle today voted in favor of a new emergency budget plan adding another $125 million to help the state of Michigan and local communities respond to coronavirus. The measure brings the total state funding approved to $150 million, including the $25 million approved by the Legislature last week. The plan will provide $50…