Rep. O’Malley talks about Thursday’s meeting of the House Oversight Committee with Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Elizabeth Hertel on COVID-19 nursing home deaths. Rep. O’Malley says the hearing continued a pattern of state officials deflecting responsibility and blame.
Rep. O’Malley says House passage Thursday of legislation that ends the weekly $300 unemployment pandemic supplement spells good news for Michigan’s small businesses and its tourist industry as they try to hire workers in a reopening state.
State Rep. Jack O’Malley today was joined by several House members and Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, as well as child-care industry and regional business leaders from across Michigan, to announce bipartisan measures establishing a more accessible, higher-quality child care system.
Rep. O’Malley talks about comprehensive child care legislation he will introduce this coming week, saying for many Michigan families, quality, affordable child care is the key to getting and keeping employment.