State Rep. John Damoose today led the House Committee on Education in approving his bipartisan plan to allow community colleges to add a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) option, a reform Damoose says will help address the ongoing nursing shortage.
State Rep. Graham Filler of DeWitt recently helped the House approve an expanded plan to support law enforcement and public safety personnel and help them better protect the people they serve.
State Rep. Greg Markkanen today said car insurance reforms he worked to develop and approve will lead to money going back to U.P. drivers in upcoming months. The Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association announced it will provide $400 refunds for each insured vehicle early next year. The state’s new car insurance laws call for periodic audits […]
State Rep. Matt Hall today highlighted car insurance reforms he fought for which will now allow people across Calhoun and Kalamazoo counties to keep more of their hard-earned money. The Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association announced it will provide $400 refunds for each insured vehicle early next year. The state’s new car insurance laws call for […]
Rep. Damoose talks about passage in the House Education Committee today of his HB 5557, part of a two-bill package that would allow Michigan community colleges to offer bachelor’s degrees in nursing. Rep. Damoose says he is working to bring universities and community colleges together to work on a comprehensive solution to the long-standing nursing […]
Rep. Yaroch speaks on the House floor Tuesday, prior to passage of his HR 158, which calls on the U.S. Congress to clarify its position on marijuana under the federal Controlled Substances Act of 1970. Rep. Yaroch says laws in more than half the states, including Michigan, are at variance with federal policy.
Rep. Roth talks about passage by the House Education Committee Tuesday of his HB 5556, part of a two-bill package that would allow Michigan community colleges to offer bachelor’s degrees in nursing. The bill now goes to the House. Rep. Roth says the plan will help with a long-standing nursing shortage in northern Michigan and […]
State Rep. Steve Carra, a member of the House Transportation Committee, today told the committee his plan to require long-term contracts for road construction and maintenance could increase road quality and save taxpayer dollars.