Rep. Crawford takes part in annual Sept. 11 ceremony

Legislator invites family of fallen USAF major to event   State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi on Thursday was joined at the Michigan House of Representatives’ annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service by the family of a U.S. Air Force pilot who died in the line of duty in March.            Crawford said Maj. Andrew Becker…

Rep. Crawford announces summer office hours

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi invites local residents to attend “Coffee with Crawford” on Wednesday, June 28. “I always look forward to meeting with residents from around our community,” Crawford said. “Listening to everyone’s thoughts is one of the most rewarding experiences that comes with this position.” Rep. Crawford will be available to meet…

Crawford opioid overdose protection bill advances to Senate

The Michigan House of Representatives today approved a bill sponsored by State Rep. Kathy Crawford to allow pharmacists to use their professional judgement to refuse a prescription for a controlled substance. Many pharmacists have expressed certain prescriptions are oftentimes not written in good faith or filled with a legitimate medical purpose, but do not refuse…

Rep. Kathy Crawford on the House passed budget

“This budget increases spending and expands the definition of at-risk students in Michigan schools. This means more students will have a better chance of success in the classroom and after they graduate from high school.”

Rep. Crawford supports better educational choice for students

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, of Novi, voted for three bills today in a Merit Curriculum legislation package, giving high school students and their families added options toward graduation as well as post-high school career preparation. “This legislation gives more control to the students while also helping our state get more professionals in skilled trades and…

Crawford bill protects pharmacists, deters opioid overdose

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi introduced a bill Wednesday to allow pharmacists to use their professional judgment to refuse a prescription for a controlled substance. Many pharmacists have expressed they often believe that certain prescriptions were not written in good faith, or filled without a legitimate medical purpose, but do not refuse the prescription…

Crawford lauds plan to increase government transparency

Representative: FOIA rules should apply to Legislature, governor’s office State Rep. Kathy Crawford today praised the introduction of an 11-bill bipartisan plan that makes state government more accountable to the people of Michigan. Crawford, of Novi, joined her colleagues today in announcing the reform plan to make the governor and lieutenant governor subject to the…

Rep. Crawford welcomes back-to-back volleyball state champs to Capitol

Novi High School varsity volleyball earns special tribute from lawmaker State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, welcomed the Novi High School varsity volleyball team to the state Capitol today to recognize its accomplishment as 2016 Class A State Champions. The Novi High School volleyball team won its second consecutive Class A state title by beating Rockford…

Rep. Crawford announces fall office hours

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, invites local residents to attend “Coffee with Crawford” this fall. “This is a fantastic opportunity for folks in the community to speak with me informally about anything on their minds,” said Rep. Crawford. “As your state representative I want to hear from the people that I represent and I want…

Rep. Crawford welcomes ‘Rep. for a Day’ contest winner to the Capitol

Novi Meadows student takes oath as ‘Junior Representative’ State Rep. Kathy Crawford today hosted a very special guest in Lansing when Lexi Maxton joined the lawmaker as “Representative for a Day.” Lexi was selected as the winner of Rep. Crawford’s summer reading contest. The reading contest—which took place between June and September—invited elementary school students…

Rep. Crawford welcomes local heroes to Capitol for 9/11 ceremony

Fire Chief Ken VanSparrentac (right) and Deputy Fire Chief Doug Berry (left) of Lyon Township join state Rep. Kathy Crawford in the Capitol rotunda as her guests during the annual House of Representatives 9/11 Memorial Ceremony. House members invited first responders and members of the military from their communities to be their guests for the…