State Rep. Scott VanSingel, chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education, issued the following statement after Oakland University announced its ‘Strive for 45’ campaign Wednesday:
“I appreciate Oakland University for bringing this issue to our attention. I have worked closely with Rep. Ryan Berman, who represents many Oakland University students, on this issue and we will continue to address it in the upcoming budget process.
“There are large discrepancies in the per-pupil funding amounts that our Michigan universities receive. Rep. Berman and I are committed to further investigating the issue and working to close that gap, leveling the playing field for Oakland University students.”
Rep. Scott VanSingel has been appointed to a special committee designed to help shape policy priorities for Michigan House Republicans in the upcoming 2021-22 legislative session.
“Michigan legislators have sought to work with the governor to provide a comprehensive COVID response for the people of Michigan since the beginning of the health crisis,” VanSingel said. “Constituents across Michigan deserve to have their voices heard by way of the Legislature. I’m happy they are finally being given that chance.”
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State Rep. Scott VanSingel testified September 16 before the House Judiciary Committee in support of his plan to better protect the staff at North Lake Correctional Facility, as well as people in the surrounding community.