Rep. John Reilly, R-Lake Orion; audio on campus free speech legislation

Rep. Reilly talks about his HB 4436, which prohibits public colleges and universities from quarantining free speech to designated “free speech zones.”   Rep. Reilly says campuses should be places where the free exchange of thought is encouraged.  The measure has been reported out of the House Oversight Committee and is now pending in the…

Rep. John Reilly, R-Lake Orion; audio on House passage of WorkKeys test revisions

Rep. Reilly talks about House passage this week of his HB 4162, which would provide Michigan school districts the option of utilizing the WorkKeys test as an assessment of career readiness.  The test is currently administered as part of a required suite of state exams in 11th grade.  Rep. Reilly says every school superintendent in…

Rep. John Reilly, R-Lake Orion; audio on options for 11th grade Workkeys test

On a day when high school Juniors across Michigan are taking the Workkeys test, Rep. Reilly talks about his HB 4162, which would give local school systems the option of administering the test, rather than mandating the exam.  Rep. Reilly says school administrators in Oakland County tell him they see the test, which measures remedial…