Wyoming Public Schools Superintendent Craig Hoekstra joined Rep. Tommy Brann in Lansing for Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s State of the State Address. Brann represents parts of Kent County, which includes the City of Wyoming and Byron Township.
Rep. Brann, the owner of Brann’s Steakhouse, says that the $300 weekly federal unemployment pandemic benefit is keeping his small business, and small businesses like it, from fully reopening. The House voted to end the benefit this coming Tuesday, June 22.
Rep. Tommy Brann of Wyoming this week voted in support of a plan that in some cases would refund fines charged to business owners working to comply with state-imposed COVID-19 emergency rules.