Rep. Beau LaFave, R-Iron Mountain; audio on Waterways Commission proposal on registering small watercaft
Rep. LaFave talks about a recent proposal by the Michigan State Waterways Commission that would require all kayaks, canoes and paddle boards to be registered with the state, saying the plan would subject such craft to new, and in his view, unnecessary, fees.
Rep. LaFave talks about House passage Wednesday of his HB 4106, which gives high school students the opportunity to earn course credit for completion of an internship or work study program.
Rep. LaFave speaks on the House floor Thursday prior to passage of his HB 5180, which would allow bow hunters with a disability that prevents them from firing a bow or cross bow to utilize a pneumatic airbow. Persons with a physical disability as defined in the bill may be issued a permit to use a…
Rep. Beau LaFave talks about unanimous approval Tuesday by the House Workforce and Talent Development Committee of his legislation giving high school students the opportunity to earn course credit for completion of an internship or work study program. The measure now moves to the full House.
Rep. LaFave talks about House approval of legislation allocating $175 million in lapsed state money for additional 2018 road work.
Rep. LaFave talks about House passage Thursday of a three-bill package that will retain and then increase the personal exemption on the state income tax, while providing additional savings for seniors and families paying a city income tax.
Rep. LaFave talks about Tuesday’s State of the State and says there needs to be a continued focus on small, local and family businesses.
Rep. LaFave looks ahead to Tuesday night’s State of the State address, saying he hopes to hear about the cost of auto insurance and energy, as well as plans for more skilled trades training.
Rep. LaFave talks about his visit to Sayklly’s Candy Factory in Escanaba Friday. The visit is a continuation of “Beau’s LaFavorite Jobs,” in which Rep. LaFave has sought to thank and learn about local businesses in Upper Peninsula communities. LaFave will receive a tour of the business and take part in day-to-day operations, such as…
Rep. LaFave talks about how he is fighting against SB 646, which could defund public schools that used mascots based on race or ethnicity. Rep. LaFave points to several schools in his district that would be affected by the plan, adding that he hasn’t heard from a single constituent who says they find their local…
Rep. LaFave talks about his deciding vote in the House Insurance Committee Thursday to move to the full House legislation reforming Michigan’s No-Fault auto insurance system.