Rep. McCready hosts office hour in West Bloomfield

State Rep. Michael McCready of Bloomfield Hills will host an open office hour on Friday, April 28. The event will be from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the West Bloomfield Public Library in the Main Branch Conference Room at 4600 Walnut Lake Road. “This is a great opportunity to make your voice heard,” Rep. McCready…

House panel approves McCready’s marriage ceremony legislation

Bill allows township supervisors to solemnize marriages State Rep. Mike McCready’s legislation authorizing township supervisors to perform marriage ceremonies has received approval from the House Judiciary Committee. Under current law, district court judges, district court magistrates, municipal judges, probate judges, federal judges and city mayors have the authority to solemnize a marriage. McCready’s bill adds…

McCready bill allows township supervisors to perform marriages

Bloomfield Township Supervisor speaks in support of legislation State Rep. Mike McCready of Bloomfield Hills was joined today by Bloomfield Township Supervisor Leo Savoie to speak before the House Judiciary Committee in support of legislation McCready introduced to allow township supervisors to perform marriage ceremonies. “Over the years, I’ve had numerous people request for me…

Rep. McCready hosts local office hours

State Rep. Mike McCready, of Bloomfield Hills, invites local people to join him for office hours in Bloomfield Township on Friday, March 10, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Bloomfield Township Library, 1099 Lone Pine Road in meeting room 3. Office hours are an opportunity for residents to meet face-to-face with the representative and ask…

McCready, colleagues reveal priorities for 2017-18

State Rep. Mike McCready, of Bloomfield Hills, today praised the new House Republican Action Plan, which outlines key principles and priorities that will guide the House over the next two years. McCready said he’s particularly pleased that the plan focuses on improving roads and bridges, investing in classrooms and career and technical education, and increasing…

McCready: New transparency initiative is good government

Bipartisan bills subject governor’s office, Legislature to open records rules State Rep. Mike McCready today supported the introduction of an 11-bill bipartisan initiative to increase the accountability of state government. McCready, of Bloomfield Hills, joined his colleagues Wednesday in announcing the reform plan, which makes the governor and lieutenant governor subject to the Freedom of…

Rep. McCready appointed to four key House committees

State Rep. Mike McCready has been appointed to serve on four key House committees during the 2017-18 legislative session. McCready, of Bloomfield Hills, will serve on the Commerce and Trade, Financial Services, Financial Liability Reform, and Families, Children, and Seniors committees. “These are all issues important to people in Oakland County, and I’m grateful they…

Rep. McCready: New law protects kids from unauthorized custody transfers

Governor signs legislation banning practice of ‘rehoming’ children Rep. Mike McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, today praised Gov. Rick Snyder for signing bills to prohibit informal child custody transfers, ensuring that people who use online forums to “rehome” children will be held accountable. House Bills 5626, 5628 and 5629 and Senate Bill 924, now Public Acts 481-484…

Rep. McCready invites residents to in-district office hours

State Rep. Mike McCready invites residents of the 40th House District to meet with him during office hours Monday, Jan. 23, in Birmingham. “I’m looking forward to this opportunity to connect one-on-one with residents of our district and listen to their thoughts about state and local issues,” said Rep. McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills. “Input from residents…

House approves Rep. McCready’s legislation to protect children

Bill package bans unregulated child custody transfers State Rep. Mike McCready’s legislation to prohibit the practice of informal child custody transfers was approved Thursday by the Michigan House of Representatives. Unregulated child custody transfers are a practice where parents seek a new home for their child without the safeguards and oversight of the courts or…

Rep. McCready’s sinking fund legislation signed into law

State Rep. Mike McCready’s bill allowing school districts to seek sinking fund levies for important security and technology upgrades was signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Rick Snyder. “It’s important that we ensure our students have a safe learning environment, and that they have access to modern technology so they’re acquiring the skills they need…

Rep. McCready schedules office hours Oct. 24 in West Bloomfield

State Rep. Mike McCready will meet with residents Monday, Oct. 24, from noon to 1 p.m. in the conference room at the West Bloomfield Public Library, 4600 Walnut Lake Road in West Bloomfield. “I encourage everyone to come to my office hours. People are welcome to share any thoughts or concerns they have or ask…