Rep. Thomas Albert, chair of the Michigan House Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement after today’s Consensus Revenue Estimating Conference: “Keep in mind these are simply revenue projections – not actual money in the bank. With all of the uncertainty in the economy, we must be careful – it would be a mistake to make […]
House Appropriations Committee Chair Thomas Albert talks about passage this week of the House version of the 2023 state departmental budgets that originated in the House. Chairman Albert says extra funds were put into paying down debt and savings, and that he cannot say what the Governor will approve or line item veto.
The House of Representatives today completed votes on its proposal for the state’s next budget year – leaving room for $1 billion in tax relief, paying off more long-term debt, and investing in schools and other services needed to move Michigan forward.
A state budget plan advancing in the Michigan House fights inflation with $1 billion in tax relief, pays off more long-term debt, and invests in important services from schools to law enforcement and local roads, Appropriations Committee Chair Thomas Albert said today.
House Appropriations Committee Chair Thomas Albert talks about the state’s 2023 Fiscal Year budget being forwarded from the committee to the full House this week. Chair Albert says the overall budget puts additional resources toward schools, pays down debt and improves roads. The budget could be voted on by the full House as early as […]
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rep. Thomas Albert says work is continuing on the state’s budget for the 2023 Fiscal Year that begins October 1. Rep Albert notes the $74 billion spending plan reflects a healthy state balance sheet, but adds that he remembers that the state is spending taxpayer dollars.
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Thomas Albert says a bipartisan package of infrastructure investments using mostly federal dollars provides for long-lasting priorities, while also respecting taxpayers.
Rep. Thomas Albert of Lowell today led the Legislature’s approval of a historic plan that will improve infrastructure throughout the state – including roads, water systems and parks in west Michigan.
The Michigan House, led by Appropriations Committee Chair Thomas Albert, today approved a historic plan to protect drinking water, fix roads, upgrade parks and make other important improvements to state and local infrastructure.