PHOTO INFORMATION: Rep. Luke Meerman welcomed Lt. Ronald Drent of the Casnovia Township Fire Department to the Michigan State Capitol for the annual House of Representatives 9-11 Memorial Ceremony on Thursday.
Legislators invited first responders and members of the military from their communities to be their guests for the service. In addition to marking the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, the annual ceremony honors Michigan’s first responders, public safety officers and military members and remembers the heroes who have died honorably in the line of duty in the past year.
“The innocent lives of the unborn are threatened by the passage of Proposal 3 and this bill package goes even further than what Michigan voters approved in November,” Meerman said. “The mislabeled ‘Reproductive Health Act’ not only eliminates health and safety standards in abortion clinics, it also removes protections that ensure women are not coerced into receiving an abortion.”
“The governor’s radical energy policy comes at a time when Michiganders are forced to tighten their budgets and brace for rising costs everywhere form the grocery store to the fuel pump. The timeline laid out by the governor and Lansing Democrats is untenable and will come at a cost to our economy, agricultural production, and the authority of local governments.”
As Michigan students embark on the 2024 school year, state Rep. Luke Meerman (R-Coopersville) is holding Democrats accountable for policy changes that are harmful to Michigan students and parents. The West Michigan representative said, first and foremost, that transparency in education has been stripped from parents. Earlier this year, Lansing Democrats in majority repealed the […]