Speaker Chatfield addresses the House Monday, prior to bi-partisan passage of education restart legislation, saying the focus of the package is on kids.
One the last full day of session for the Michigan House for the 2019-2020 term Monday, outgoing Speaker Lee Chatfield looked back on a time of what he called unprecedented challenges and accomplishments.
Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield today reiterated his support for Senate Bill 686, which would have provided important protections for whistleblowers reporting illegal activity in state government. Gov. Whitmer vetoed SB 686 earlier this afternoon. “Anyone who sees illegal activity, fraud or abuse in state government should have the ability to report it without […]
The State of Michigan today announced a grant of more than $4 million for Sault Ste. Marie to improve access to downtown and continue its ongoing ‘placemaking’ efforts for the city. The funding will be used to improve four public areas of the city, transforming sidewalk and bike access, replacing signage, expanding green space, and […]