Rep. Miller to meet with residents at three locations on Sept. 26

State Rep. Aaron Miller today invited people to join him during three office hours sessions during September. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, said he will host the meetings on Monday, Sept. 26, at the following locations: Dawn & Phil’s Café, 105 W. State St., Colon, from 7 to 9 a.m.; Yoder’s Country Market, 375 Eleanor Drive, Centreville,…

St. Joseph officials testify on Rep. Miller’s CMH funding bill

Measure makes appropriations more equitable through state   A bill sponsored by state Rep. Aaron Miller to more equally appropriate funds for county mental health services today received the support of four St. Joseph County Community Mental Health officials before the House Committee on Appropriations. House Bill 5118 changes the way the state calculates its…

Rep. Miller applauds House committee passage of survivor benefits bill

Lawmaker: Measure aids families of fallen officers   State Rep. Aaron Miller today hailed passage of a bill by the House Committee on Appropriations that provides health care coverage for the spouse and dependents of public safety officers killed in the line of duty only if the family has no other present coverage and only…

St. Joseph EMT joins Rep. Miller for Sept. 11 ceremony

State Rep. Aaron Miller, R-Sturgis, is joined in the Capitol rotunda today by St. Joseph County Emergency Medical Technician Richard Knox, who was his guest for the House of Representatives’ Sept. 11 Memorial Ceremony. First responders and military personnel were invited guests to the special House session, which took place on the 15th anniversary of…

Rep. Miller adds Burr Oak to August in-district office hours

State Rep. Aaron Miller today added a fourth location to his August in-district office hours, scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 25. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, said he will meet with people at Burr Oak Township Hall, 208 W. Front St., from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Other locations announced earlier are: The Baker’s Rhapsody, 144 S. Front St.,…

Rep. Miller invites residents to August in-district office hours

State Rep. Aaron Miller today encouraged people to join him during three office hours sessions during August. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, said he will host the meetings on Thursday, Aug. 25, at the following locations: The Baker’s Rhapsody, 144 S. Front St., Dowagiac, from 7 to 9 a.m.; Vandalia Village Hall, 18035 State St., Vandalia, from…

State Lawmaker Calls on Attorney General to Investigate Flint Garbage Issue

Sturgis, Michigan — A member of the House Committee on Appropriations called on Monday for an investigation and opinion of the latest crisis in the city of Flint regarding cost savings pertaining to garbage collection.  State Rep. Aaron Miller (R-Sherman Township) expressed concern in his open letter to Attorney General Bill Schuette that fiscal frugality…

Rep. Miller says budget evens the educational playing field

Classrooms in 59th District get maximum funding   State Rep. Aaron Miller today applauded passage of state budget plans by the Legislature, encouraged that the fiscal blueprint makes investments in areas important to Michiganders. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, voted in favor of both the General Fund and School Aid Fund budgets. The bills now go to…

Rep. Miller invites residents to June 20 office hours

State Rep. Aaron Miller today announced he will host office hours at three locations in the 59th House District on Monday, June 20. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, invites residents to join him for the informal gatherings at the following locations: LA’s Coffee Café, 145 W. Michigan Ave. in Three Rivers, from 9 to 10:30 a.m.; Marcellus…

Rep. Miller: Retain insurance tax credits until reforms made

State Rep. Aaron Miller today called on the Legislature to put the brakes on repealing an $80 million car insurance industry tax credit until reform takes place to lower insurance rates. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, on Thursday voted against House Bills 5457 and 5458, which repeal an inadvertent tax credit given to insurance companies in legislation signed…

Rep. Miller: Free Fishing Weekend is time for summer fun

Lawmaker encourages people to go outside and play   State Rep. Aaron Miller today said June 11 and 12 is Free Fishing Weekend in Michigan, and he urges people to join in the fun by casting a line in a local lake, pond or river. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, says the Michigan Department of Natural Resources…

Rep. Miller invites residents to office hours on May 23

State Rep. Aaron Miller today announced he will conduct in-district office hours on Monday, May 23. Rep. Miller, R-Sturgis, will meet informally with people at the following locations: Dawn and Phil’s Café, 105 W. State St., Colon, from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m.; and Yoder’s Country Market, 375 Eleanor Drive in Centreville, from 9:30 to 11…