Rep. Whiteford talks about her new, bi-partisan legislation, that she will co-sponsor with Dearborn Democrat Rep. Abdullah Hammoud, that will ban the billboard advertising of marijuana products. Rep. Whiteford says a similar ban on billboard tobacco advertising has been in place for decades.
State Rep. Mary Whiteford joined her House colleagues Thursday in approving the House budget plan to continue the state’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and move the state forward to a brighter future.
Rep. Whiteford, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on the Department of Health and Human Services, talks about House passage this week of the $28 billion DHHS budget for the fiscal year than begins October 1. Rep Whiteford says the spending plan focuses on children and seniors.