Rep. Beau LaFave, R-Iron Mountain; audio on Resolution overturning Governor’s EO

Rep. LaFave talks about why he voted Wednesday to overturn the Governor’s Executive Order restructuring the Department of Environmental Quality, saying that while he cherishes Michigan’s natural resources as a sportsman, the Governor’s order eliminates several citizen commissions, a move he says could actually harm the environment and limit public participation.      

Rep. Beau LaFave, R-Iron Mountain; audio on state paying court fees in civil actions

Rep. LaFave talks about the passage by the Michigan Legislature this month of SBs 100-101, which will require the state to pay the court costs of defendants in civil cases where the finding is against the state.  The Representative says the measure means Michigan families will not have to spend thousands of dollars defending what…

Rep. Beau LaFave, R-Iron Mountain; audio on passage of school safety legislation

Rep. LaFave talks about final passage of his legislation requiring schools to submit incident reports to the Michigan State Police. Rep. LaFave says the reports will provide state school safety officials with examples of how incidents and threats were handled to develop effective techniques for other Michigan schools to follow.  

Rep. LaFave of Iron Mountain discusses outdoor safety reforms.

Rep. LaFave talks about his plan to allow Michigan residents to carry a firearm without a hunting license in an area frequented by wild animals, a move to better protect people and add uniformity to the state’s firearms laws. The measure is pending in the House Natural Resources Committee.