State Rep. John Roth, of Traverse City, is joined by Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department Chief Pat Parker on Thursday, Sept. 9 during a special ceremony commemorating the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. The ceremony honors first responders and members of the military from Michigan, including those who died in the line of duty in the past year.
State Rep. John Roth today criticized Gov. Gretchen Whitmer for a proposed plan to suspend the state’s sales tax on school supplies after she vetoed Republican-led tax reduction plans in the last few months.
Rep. Roth says the state budgets for the 2023 Fiscal Year signed into law over the last two weeks provide additional dollars for mental health in Michigan, and mean local community colleges will be able to provide four-year nursing degrees.
State Rep. John Roth today voted to advance a budget plan that puts students, workers, families and communities throughout northern Michigan in a better position to thrive. Roth specifically highlighted education funding within the Legislature’s plan. A $19.6 billion school aid fund includes a record-high per-student base grant of $9,150, and a $575 million plan […]