Legislators Announce Bills to Expand Universal Background Checks

// on Wed, Dec 4 2019 / Press release

LANSING — Sens. Rosemary Bayer (D–Beverly Hills), Stephanie Chang (D–Detroit) and Jeremy Moss (D–Southfield), along with Reps.Robert Wittenberg (D–Huntington Woods), Brenda Carter (D–Pontiac) and Jon Hoadley (D–Kalamazoo) today announced a bill package to expand universal background checks for guns to cover all types of firearms. The universal background check bills would amend Michigan law — that currently… Read More

Legislators Announce Bills to Allow All Residents State ID, Driver’s License

// on Thu, Oct 31 2019 / Press release

LANSING — Sens. Stephanie Chang (D–Detroit) and Winnie Brinks (D–Grand Rapids), along with Reps. Alex Garza (D–Taylor) and Rachel Hood (D–Grand Rapids) and a broad-based coalition of organizations, today announced a bill package to allow all Michigan residents the opportunity to obtain state identification cards or driver’s licenses. The Drive SAFE (Safety, Access,… Read More

Chang, Camilleri Secure $12 Million for Woodhaven Rail Crossing

// on Wed, Sep 25 2019 / Press release

MDOT budget includes funding for rail grade separation project LANSING — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) and State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown) have successfully secured $12 million in the Michigan Department of Transportation budget to construct a bridge over the Van Horn Road railroad crossing in Woodhaven. Woodhaven’s rail crossings… Read More

Carter and Chang Bills Ban Smoking on Public Beaches

// on Wed, Sep 11 2019 / Press release

Expands scope of current smoke-free laws LANSING — State Rep. Tyrone Carter (D-Detroit) and state Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) introduced legislation today to protect Michigan’s beaches and beachgoers by expanding the state’s current smoke-free law to prohibit smoking on public beaches. Carter believes his… Read More

Coffee & Conversation, Special Guest: Representative Darrin Camilleri

// on Fri, Dec 13 2019 9:00 am / Event

Fri, Dec 13 9:00 am - Fri, Dec 13 10:00 am
Panera Bread, 19440 West Road, Woodhaven, MI 48183 (Directions)
Sen. Stephanie Chang 517-373-7346 or senschang@senate.michigan.gov

Please join State Senator Stephanie Chang to discuss important issues in our community. Read More

Chang on layoffs at US Steel Corp.’s Great Lakes Facility

// on Tue, Aug 20 2019 / Press release

LANSING – Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has issued the following statement regarding United States Steel Corporation’s decision to temporarily lay off up to 200 workers at their Great Lakes Facility in Ecorse.  “I am saddened by today’s announcement from the United States Steel Corporation. It is unfortunate… Read More

Chang, senators call for resignation of civil rights department director

// on Mon, Aug 12 2019 / Press release

LANSING – Today, Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) and members of the Senate Democratic Caucus — including Minority Leader Jim Ananich (D-Flint) and Sens. Betty Jean Alexander (D-Detroit), Rosemary Bayer (D-Beverly Hills), Winnie Brinks (D-Grand Rapids), Marshall Bullock II (D-Detroit), Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), Curtis Hertel Jr. (D-East Lansing), Adam Hollier (D-Detroit), Sean McCann (D-Kalamazoo), Mallory McMorrow (D-Royal Oak), Dayna Polehanki (D-Livonia), Sylvia Santana (D-Detroit) and Paul Wojno (D-Warren) — are calling for the resignation of… Read More

Chang on ACLU petition to end Detroit water shutoffs

// on Wed, Jul 24 2019 / Press release

LANSING – Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has issued the following statement regarding the American Civil Liberties Union’s (ACLU) petition to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to stop Detroit’s dangerous water shutoff crisis: “I am grateful to the ACLU and its partners for seeking… Read More

Summer Heat Warning - Cooling Centers

// on Fri, Jul 19 2019 / Press release

If you or someone you know doesn’t have a place to stay cool this summer, go to one of these local cooling centers. Butzel Family Center7737 Kercheval, Detroit, MI 48214Monday – Friday: 8 a.m – 8 pmSaturday & Sunday: Closed(313) 628-2100 Clemente Center2631 Bagley, Detroit,… Read More

Coffee & Conversation

// on Mon, Dec 16 2019 10:30 am / Event

Mon, Dec 16 10:30 am - Mon, Dec 16 12:00 pm
Avalon Café and Bakery, 1049 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, USA (Directions)
Sen. Stephanie Chang 517-373-7346 or senschang@senate.michigan.gov

Please join State Senator Stephanie Chang to discuss important issues in our community. Read More

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