Rep. Wakeman talks about his new legislation that would roll back the state’s income tax rate to 3.9%, the tax rate prior to a “temporary” increase enacted in 2007. Rep Wakeman says the failure to roll back the rate is an unkept promise.
Roughly one-third of the COVID-19 deaths in Michigan have been residents of nursing homes and long-term care facilities. Of the state’s 222 documented ongoing outbreaks, more than 35 percent are tied to nursing homes, according to data provided by the Michigan Health and Human Services Department.
State Rep. Rodney Wakeman, of Saginaw Township, today testified before the House Education Committee in support of his resolution urging the United States Congress to repeal the federal ban on Pell grants for prison-based education.
State Rep. Rodney Wakeman, of Saginaw Township, recently announced emergency assistance is available for families in Saginaw County and surrounding areas devastated by severe flood damage that occurred between May 16 – May 22.