Rep. Wendzel talks about the introduction this week of bipartisan criminal justice reform legislation to streamline the expungement process for misdemeanors and low-level felonies. Rep. Wendzel says the plan will help people who have been out of the system for a while rebuild their lives while providing more hiring options for local businesses. …
Rep. Wendzel talks about how she is volunteering this weekend to get dunked to support the Alex Mandarino Foundation in Benton Harbor and its fight against pediatric cancer.
Rep. Wendzel talks about House passage this week of HB 4156, which allows certain retired mental health professionals to come back to work with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) without forfeiting their pension benefits, something she says will benefit Berrien county and the rest of Michigan.
Rep. Wendzel talks about Tuesday’s State of the State Address, and says she hopes to hear about plans for roads and education. Her invited guest is community leader Jerry Price.
As House Committees gear up to begin meeting next week, Rep. Wendzel talks about her committee assignments for the 2019-2020 session of the Michigan Legislature, including serving as the Vice Chair of both the House Commerce and Tourism Committee and House Energy Committee, and as a member of the Agriculture Committee and Regulatory Reform Committee….