Sen. Chang Calls on Lafayette Towers to Install Alarms After Second Fire in Less Than One Year

// on Wed, Jun 15 2022 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. (June 15, 2022) — Today, Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) sent a letter to the owner of Lafayette Towers calling on them to install fire alarms that can be heard by residents — among other safety measures — after residents endured their second… Read More

Benson continues improving service with new office and self-service station in Detroit

// on Thu, Jun 2 2022 / Press release

Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson today announced the opening of a new office and self-service station at 580 East Warren Avenue in Detroit’s Midtown neighborhood. The new office is open for business 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays except Wednesdays, when it is open… Read More

Bicameral Bills Introduced Call for Racial Impact Analysis of Legislation

// on Wed, May 18 2022 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. (May 18, 2022) — Today, Sens. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor) and Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit), and Reps. David LaGrand (D-Grand Rapids) and Ronnie Peterson (D-Ypsilanti), introduced bills requiring the legislature’s fiscal agencies to include impact studies on criminal law or sentencing guideline legislation as part of their bill analyses.The legislation, Senate Bills 1048… Read More

Senate Democrats on Support of Police Improvement, Accountability Bills

// on Mon, May 16 2022 / Press Statement

LANSING, Mich. (May 16, 2022) — Today, Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich (D-Flint), along with Sens. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) and Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), issued the following statement in support of police improvement and accountability bills moving through the Michigan Legislature. Senate Bills 473-484 were introduced to address issues that… Read More

New Poll Renews Push for Bipartisan Police Reform Bills

// on Thu, May 12 2022 / Press release

LANSING, Mich. (May 12, 2022) — Today, Campaign Zero released their Michigan poll results on police accountability, transparency, and use of force changes. The polling shows overwhelming support for a bipartisan bill package on police improvement measures.The bill package, Senate Bills 473-484,… Read More

AAPI Heritage Month event tomorrow & District 1 Updates

// on Thu, May 5 2022 /

Friends, My staff and I have been busy these past weeks, monitoring the budget process, continuing our work on legislation about whip-it nitrous oxide abuse, Michigan’s ports, and making it easier for residents who are appealing an issue to… Read More

Sen. Chang Statement on Theis Fundraising Email

// on Mon, Apr 18 2022 / Press Statement

LANSING, Mich. (April 18, 2022) — Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has issued the following statement regarding a fundraising email sent by Republican Sen. Lana Theis (R-Brighton) that used untrue and disrespectful language regarding her fellow senators:“I am appalled by the inappropriate insults and accusations coming… Read More

[YOU'RE INVITED] Town Hall on Flooding

// on Fri, Apr 15 2022 / Email

Friends, I am hosting an in-person, outdoor town hall on Thursday, April 21 to share resources regarding the flooding events from last summer.   Join me, Rep. Joe Tate (D-Detroit), and City Councilmember LaTisha Johnson, along… Read More

Sen. Chang on Introduction of Resolution to Censure Sen. Bizon

// on Thu, Apr 14 2022 / Press Statement

LANSING, Mich. (April 14, 2022) — Today, Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) issued the following statement about Senate Resolution 127, introduced by Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich (D-Flint), to censure Sen. John Bizon (R-Battle Creek) after he was convicted on assault and battery charges in March:“It… Read More

Senator Stephanie Chang on Healthcare

// on Mon, Apr 11 2022 / Newsletter

Dear Neighbors,I hope this newsletter finds you safe and healthy as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. Now more than ever, it’s evident that health care is a fundamental issue in Detroit, Downriver, and across the state of Michigan.I’ve compiled this newsletter with information… Read More

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