Rep. Bizon looks ahead to Tuesday’s State of the State address and says he expects there to be a continued focus on jobs.
Rep. Bizon looks ahead to Tuesday’s State of the State Address and talks about reforming health care and health coverage in the 2017-2018 term of the Michigan House.
Rep. Bizon talks Wednesday about the term ahead as the 99th Michigan Legislature convenes at the state Capitol.
Rep. Bizon talks about how much of his work as a state lawmaker takes place in his district.
Rep. Bizon talks about the start of the 2016-2017 school year and says Michigan public schools will benefit from funding increases and a continued focus on early childhood and career technical education. Rep. Bizon adds he’s also working with the Michigan Department of Treasury to find solutions for Calhoun County schools.
Rep. Bizon, talks about his HB 4812, now pending in the full Michigan Senate, which allows pharmacists in Michigan to dispense biosimilar medications in lieu of biologic agents, something Rep. Bizon says will reduce costs while fostering better communication between pharmacists, physicians and patients.
Rep. Bizon talks about how the final version of the state’s 2017 budget that now goes to the Governor includes his amendment providing $3 million to the previously un-funded First Responder Cancer Presumption Fund, which is primarily geared toward providing cancer coverage for firefighters. The Fund was created in 2014 but until now, funding was…
Rep. Bizon, a member of the House Appropriations Committee, talks about how the state’s proposed education budget will affect higher education, career technical training and early childhood development. Rep. Bizon says the proposed budget will devote more money to education than at any time in state history.
Rep. John Bizon, M.D. talks about House passage Tuesday of an 18-bill package, including two of his own bills, that standardizes the definition of “veteran” in state law. Currently, the term is defined in multiple ways and is at variance with Federal code. Rep. Bizon says passage of the legislation means less red tape for Michigan veterans….
Rep. Bizon talks about his amendment to the state’s 2017 budget in the House Appropriations Committee Wednesday that will help firefighters in Michigan suffering from cancer. The amendment would secure $3 million for the state’s First Responder Presumed Coverage Fund.
Rep. Bizon talks about a busy agenda over the next few days as he meets and listens with local constituents and office holders, while encouraging the people he serves to get in touch with him personally.
Rep. Bizon talks about his new legislation that is part of a bi-partisan, 10-bill package to subject the Governor’s office to the Freedom of Information Act and establish a Legislative Open Records Act, reflecting FOIA requirements, for the Michigan Legislature.