State Rep. Mark Tisdel of Rochester Hills, at right, is joined by the family of the late Donald Eugene Bishop at the state Capitol on Thursday, Oct. 7. Bishop, also of Rochester Hills, served as a state representative between 1967 and 1970 and as a state senator from 1971 to 1982. Bishop passed away on May 28 at the age of 88.
The House Committee on Local Government and Municipal Finance today approved state Rep. Mark Tisdel’s bipartisan plan to replace personal property taxes (PPT) on rented heavy equipment with a simplified tax.
State Rep. Mark Tisdel today testified before the House Committee on Families, Children and Seniors in support of his resolution calling on Congress to shore up the trust funds for Social Security and Medicare.