Rep. Schroeder announces local office hours on June 21

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township invites residents to her in-district office hours on Friday, June 21 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Waterford Civic Center on 2nd floor of the Township Hall Building, 5200 Civic Center Drive in Waterford. “I always look forward to the opportunity to have conversations with members of…

Join Rep. Schroeder for Facebook Live town hall on road funding

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township will host a Facebook Live town hall with special guest Rep. Jack O’Malley of Lake Ann on Tuesday, June 18 to discuss road funding in Michigan. “Like anyone else who drives in this state, I absolutely agree more must be done to improve Michigan roads,” Rep. Schroeder said….

Rep. Schroeder votes to reform car insurance and deliver guaranteed savings to Michigan drivers

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder today joined House colleagues in approving a bipartisan plan to deliver significant car insurance savings for drivers across Michigan. The House voted to approve legislation guaranteeing lower rates by giving drivers more choice on personal injury protection coverage, reining in medical services costs for car accident victims, and combating fraudulent claims….

Rep. Schroeder votes to protect Michigan youth from dangers of e-cigarettes

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder, of Independence Township, today voted in favor of a plan to ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors and prevent individuals under the age of 18 from possessing vaping products in Michigan. After hosting a roundtable discussion with local officials in Rep. Schroeder’s district, she is fully aware of the hardships…

Rep. Schroeder announces Outstanding Educator Award recipients

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township today announced the winners of her Outstanding Educator Award, selected during Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week in May. The award winners were Anne Martinez, Bailey Lake Elementary School teacher, Mary Divito, Andersonville Elementary School teacher, Shawn Ryan, Clarkston Community Schools superintendent, and Sheri Drumm, Independence Township resident and…

Rep. Schroeder invites residents to meet with her on May 17

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township invites residents to her in-district office hours on Friday, May 17 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at Brioni Café & Deli, 7151 N. Main St. in Clarkston. “I remain committed to being accessible for constituents with feedback or questions about state government,” Rep. Schroeder said. “These monthly meetings…

Justice is coming for Michigan children

By state Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township Nothing will ever be more important than ensuring the children of our great state are growing up in safe environments with responsible, loving guardians. There is also no downplaying the vital role Children’s Protective Services (CPS) contributes to the protection of Michigan’s most vulnerable population. However, the…

Rep. Schroeder accepting nominations for Outstanding Educator Award

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township is seeking outstanding educators throughout the 43rd District to present with an Outstanding Educator Award during Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week in May. “Educators deserve recognition and appreciation for the tremendous job they do inside and outside of the classroom,” Rep. Schroeder said. “I encourage everyone to get…

Rep. Schroeder votes to ‘Raise the Age’ for juvenile justice in Michigan

Legislation ends policy requiring 17-year-olds to be treated as adults in court State Rep. Andrea Schroeder today voted to end the policy requiring all 17-year-olds to be treated as adults in Michigan’s criminal justice system. The plan was overwhelmingly approved by the Michigan House and now advances to the Senate for consideration. It also includes…

Rep. Schroeder unveils district photo winners in Lansing

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township today hosted winners of the district photo contest at her Lansing office. In addition to officially unveiling the photos selected to represent the natural beauty of the 43rd District, Rep. Schroeder had the constituent photographers join her for the day around the Capitol. State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of…