Rep. Webber hosts coffee hour in district

State Rep. Michael Webber of Rochester Hills will be hosting a coffee hour for residents of the greater Rochester area who are interested in sharing their thoughts and questions with the representative. Webber will be at Panera Bread on 2508 S. Adams Road in Rochester Hills on Monday, April 24, from 9 to 10:30 a.m….

Rep. Webber hosts coffee hour in district

State Rep. Michael Webber of Rochester Hills will be hosting a coffee hour for residents of the Greater Rochester Area interested in sharing their thoughts and questions with the representative. Webber will be at the Grand Traverse Pie Company at 6920 N Rochester Road in Rochester Hills on Friday, March 24, from 9 to 10:30…

Rep. Webber hosts February office hours in Rochester Hills

State Rep. Michael Webber, of Rochester Hills, invites people to join him for in-district office hours on Monday, Feb. 27. Webber will answer questions and listen to concerns about state government from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Panera Bread at 2921 S. Rochester Road in Rochester Hills, No appointment is necessary and there is…

Rep. Webber’s bill increases campaign finance violations penalty

State Rep. Michael Webber has introduced legislation to improve government transparency by increasing the penalty for violating the Michigan Campaign Finance Act. Webber, of Rochester Hills, said the bill increases the fine for violating campaign finance laws from $1,000 to $3,000. He said the bill’s intent is to boost accountability by showing who is funding…

Rep. Webber issues statement on governor’s budget proposal

State Rep. Michael Webber, of Rochester Hills, made the following statement about Gov. Rick Snyder’s budget proposal: “I appreciate Gov. Snyder presenting a thoughtful budget that is focused on the future, and look forward to working with my colleagues in the Legislature to draft a responsible, balanced budget that is focused on both the present…

Webber: Bipartisan bills provide access to government

Representative says accountability a priority   State Rep. Michael Webber today joined his colleagues in a Capitol news conference to unveil bipartisan legislation that gives people access to public records and continues to make state government transparency a priority. Webber, of Rochester Hills, co-sponsored the 11 bills that create the Legislative Open Records Act (LORA)…

Rep. Webber named to serve on four House committees

State Rep. Michael Webber today was named to four House committees Webber, of Rochester Hills, will serve as vice chair of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. He also will serve on the House Insurance; Regulatory Reform; and Elections and Ethics committees. The second-term representative said he is eager to get to work on issues that…

Webber resolution calls for part-time Legislature

State Rep. Michael Webber has introduced a House resolution calling for the Michigan Legislature to become a part-time body beginning in 2019. Webber, of Rochester Hills, introduced House Joint Resolution A, which prohibits the Legislature from meeting for more than 90 consecutive days each year. The resolution will have to be placed on a statewide…

Rep. Webber invites people to Jan. 30 in-district office hours

State Rep. Michael Webber announced his in-district coffee hours for the month of January, and encourages people in the Greater Rochester Area to join him for questions and discussion. Webber’s local office hours will take place on Monday, Jan. 30, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Panera Bread, 37 S. Livernois Road at Walton Boulevard…

Rep. Webber invites residents to his December office hours

State Rep. Michael Webber has announced his in-district coffee hours for the month of December, and is encouraging greater Rochester area residents to join him for questions and discussion. “Speaking with constituents is one of the most important parts of being a state representative,” said Rep. Webber. “My in-district office hours are a great time…

Rep. Webber invites residents to his October office hours

State Rep. Michael Webber has announced his in-district coffee hours for the month of October, and is encouraging greater Rochester area residents to join him for questions and discussion. “Listening to my constituents is one of the most important parts of being a state representative,” said Rep. Webber. “My in-district office hours are a great…

Rep. Webber lauds passing of 10-bill FOIA package

Lawmaker: ‘I’m proud to be a co-sponsor of these bills’   State Rep. Michael Webber today praised House passage of a 10-bill package that increases transparency in the Legislature and the governor’s office. Rep. Webber, R-Rochester, co-sponsored all 10 bills in the package, which creates the Legislative Open Records Act (LORA) and amends the Freedom…