Rep. Wozniak: COVID-19 stories across Michigan can help address problems in real-time, future

Website will chronicle experiences of impacted citizens State Rep. Douglas Wozniak, of Shelby Township, today announced a new website to allow the people of Michigan to share their experiences and struggles during the COVID-19 pandemic. MICovidStory.com creates an accessible resource for concerned residents across the state. Michigan has now lost over 5,000 people to COVID-19,…

Rep. Wozniak spearheads plan to protect vulnerable people, families from fraud

Bills improve procedures for powers of attorney, help ensure they’re accepted State Rep. Doug Wozniak today announced a plan to better protect seniors, vulnerable residents and their families by minimizing the potential to use powers of attorney as a tool for exploitation in Michigan. Wozniak, an elder law attorney, said the measures also would improve…

Wozniak: Macomb County drivers should start planning ahead of July 1 car insurance roll out

House car insurance website includes a how-to guide for drivers to receive savings State Rep. Doug Wozniak today announced the House Select Committee on Reducing Car Insurance Rates – the legislative panel that led efforts to reform Michigan’s much-maligned no-fault car insurance system – restructured its website at www.ReduceMiRatesNow.com. The website will serve as a…

Wozniak plan improving access to telehealth advances to House floor

Bipartisan plan makes preventative and routine health care more accessible for Michigan patients in COVID-19 era A plan introduced by state Rep. Doug Wozniak to improve access to health care for Michigan patients via telehealth was approved today by the House Ways & Means Committee. Under current law, telemedicine visits between patients and health care…

Rep. Wozniak supportive of House plan phasing in Michigan’s economic re-opening

Legislator: Balanced strategy lifts Michigan’s economy, respects public health State Rep. Douglas Wozniak, of Shelby Township, today announced the introduction of a House plan that should serve as a roadmap toward economic recovery for Michigan in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak. The House Republican strategy calls for a rolling restart of Michigan’s economy while…

Crisis creates rare educational opportunity in Michigan

By State Rep. Doug Wozniak  On April 2, Michigan schools were ordered by our governor to remain closed for the rest of the 2019-2020 academic year to protect our citizens from further spread of COVID-19. It’s a concern for many people as Michigan is ranked 37th in the country for education and must improve that…

Rep. Wozniak reacts to governor’s request for extended emergency powers

Legislator: Incremental extensions more sound, maintain balance of power State Rep. Douglas Wozniak, of Shelby Township today said Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s request of the Legislature to extend a current statewide emergency declaration by an additional 70 days is excessive. The governor is seeking the extension, which comes with additional executive powers, due to the coronavirus…

Rep. Wozniak reminds residents to continue to shop and buy local

State Rep. Doug Wozniak reminded residents today to continue supporting local businesses and restaurants in the townships of Bruce, Shelby, and Washington, and the village of Romeo during the coronavirus restrictions. “Check to see if your favorite restaurant is offering delivery or take-out,” Wozniak said. “Supporting our local business owners is more important now than…