Rep. Vaupel, one of the co-chairs of the bi-partisan House Mental Health Task force, talks about the next meeting of the panel, set for Thursday, August 17, at Hope Network in Grand Rapids. Rep. Vaupel says the Task Force, made up of seven Democrats and seven Republicans, is already learning about barriers to mental health…
Rep. Vaupel, one of the Co-Chairs of the House Mental Health Task Force, says Monday’s first hearing of the panel in his own Livingston County stressed the reality that issues like mental health, addiction and incarceration are all on the same spectrum.
Rep. Vaupel, who chairs the House’s bi-partisan mental health task force, talks about the first meeting of the panel next Monday in Howell, saying the panel will focus on community treatment, mental health from a law enforcement and veterans perspective and its role in overall health care.
Rep. Vaupel, the Chairman of the House Health Policy Committee, talks about Monday’s announcement on the establishment of a bipartisan task force that will explore ways to enable Michigan residents facing mental health challenges to live happier, healthier and more independent lives. Rep. Vaupel will join Rep. Klint Kesto of Oakland County as one of…
Rep. Vaupel says the 2016 State of the State Address focuses the state on where it needs to go in the year ahead.
Rep. Vaupel looks ahead to Tuesday’s State of the State and says he hopes there will be a focus on connecting careers and people.
Rep. Vaupel looks back on his first year in the Michigan House and says that constituent service has been a priority.
Rep. Vaupel talks about the contest for the cover of the 2016 State of the State program. Students in grades K-12 can enter by sending original artwork of 8.5″ by 5.5″ by January 3 to his office.
Rep. Hank Vaupel, R-Fowlerville; audio on House passage of veterinarian continuing education requirements
Rep. Vaupel, a veterinarian for more than 40 years, talks about House passage of HB 4408, which requires 15 annual hours of continuing education for the ongoing licensure of veterinarians and vet technicians. Michigan is the only state without continuing education standards, which Rep. Vaupel says become even more important in today’s world where veterinarians are often…
Rep. Vaupel, a U.S. Army veteran, talks about the Michigan Veteran Resource Service Center and how it can provide assistance and information to the state’s veteran population.
Rep. Vaupel talks about the young winners of his Summer 2015 Reading Contest.
Rep. Vaupel talks about Thursday’s September 11 commemoration at the state Capitol Thursday that honored local first responders from around Michigan.