Rep. Green to host legislative update

State Rep. Phil Green invites residents of Huron and Tuscola counties to attend a legislative update on Monday, Jan. 13 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Bad Axe District Library, 200 S. Hanselman St. in Bad Axe. “I look forward to updating residents on what we accomplished in 2019 and what we plan on…

Rep. Green, Michigan House vote to protect essential services including rural hospitals

Rep. Phil Green today voted with the Michigan House to reverse the governor’s cuts to health care, public safety and other essential services important to residents of the Thumb. Green, of Millington, is leading the fight to restore the more than $16 million the governor vetoed supporting rural hospitals with relatively higher rates of Medicaid…

Rep. Green announces Michigan Strategic Fund grant in Caro

State Rep. Phil Green announced a major investment in the heart of downtown Caro by the Michigan Strategic Fund. A Community Development Block Grant of $984,625 will be used to create a permanent home for the existing farmers market in Caro. “I am very excited to announce this investment,” Green said. “This is big news…

Rep. Green honors photo contest winner in Lansing

Rep. Phil Green honored Kathy and Don Zimmerman from Port Austin as one of the winners of Green’s photo contest. Kathy sent in the winning photo below for the “family fun” category and was rewarded with an invitation to the state Capitol.

Rep. Green: Car insurance fee reduction is ‘good start’ for Michigan drivers

A rate reduction announced by the Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association will allow drivers to save money on their car insurance while providing choice to maintain top-notch health coverage, Rep. Phil Green said today. The Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association announced it will charge a $100 per vehicle assessment for the year-long period beginning July 2, 2020…

Rep. Green announces October office hours

State Rep. Phil Green invites residents to attend his local office hours on Monday, Oct. 28. “Holding regular office hours is a great way to ensure I continue to fight for what is important to you,” Green said. “I encourage everyone with questions, thoughts, and ideas to attend.” Rep. Green will be available at the…

Rep. Green introduces plan to restore funding Whitmer slashed for rural access hospitals

State Rep. Phil Green has introduced a plan to undo one of Governor Whitmer’s many line-item vetoes, restoring funding to rural access hospitals. Green, of Millington, said there’s a critical need for rural access hospitals throughout Michigan and the governor’s veto was a “serious oversight.” “I believe the strength of communities is directly related to…

Rep. Green: The Caro Center WILL BE BUILT in Caro!

State Rep. Phil Green, of Millington, issued the following statement regarding the governor’s approval of a new Caro Center: “I am pleased that we have reached a compromise with the governor and that she was willing to work with me on this issue. “The governor has approved a total of 100 beds at Caro, funding…

Rep. Green introduces resolution to support fight against childhood cancer

State Rep. Phil Green has introduced a resolution declaring September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in the state of Michigan. Green said approximately 175,000 children age 14 and under are diagnosed with cancer worldwide each year. Cancer is also the leading cause of death by disease past infancy for children in the U.S. “No child…

Rep. Green kicks off bipartisan Caro4Michigan Rally at Capitol

State Rep. Phil Green today kicked off a rally on the Capitol steps in Lansing to support Tuscola County’s Caro Center and urge the executive administration to build a new facility on its grounds, a promise made to the community two years ago. In his opening statement, Green reinforced the desperate need Michigan has for…