LANSING, Mich. — Sens. Rosemary Bayer (D-Beverly Hills), Jeremy Moss (D-Southfield), and Mallory McMorrow (D-Royal Oak), along with Reps. Kyra Bolden (D-Southfield) and Mari Manoogian (D-Birmingham) have issued the following statement after a ProPublica story reported a 15-year-old Beverly Hills student was incarcerated in a juvenile detention center for not completing her online coursework during the… Read More
Our state has made tremendous progress in the fight against COVID-19. But we know that the virus is still out there, and as we see cases and hospitalizations rising to capacity in other states, our success in reopening depends on all of us. So be… Read More
LANSING — The Senate Democratic Caucus has introduced a comprehensive plan to boost Michigan’s unemployment system to expand benefits for unemployed individuals starting July 25, 2020 — the last date of federal benefits for unemployment. Currently, unemployed Michiganders can access a more generous unemployment compensation… Read More
Michigan’s new auto insurance law is set to take effect Changes in the law will apply to policies issued or renewed after July 1, 2020. Starting tomorrow, drivers can choose to keep their current level of PIP coverage, opt-out entirely, or switch to a lower… Read More
CORONAVIRUS RELIEF FUND UPDATE: This week, both the House and Senate passed an amended version of SB 690, a supplemental budget bill which pulls down $850 million from the state’s federal CARES Act funding to provide relief for areas impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. The… Read More
IN THIS EDITION Reopening Michigan Last Week in the Legislature Unemployment Insurance Agency Reminder COVID-19 Resources REOPENING MICHIGAN Michigan has taken tremendous steps towards reopening in the past few weeks. This past week saw the reopening of restaurants and bars at limited capacity for… Read More
Information is rapidly changing as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Your best source of updated information is at Michigan.gov/Coronavirus. Below are summaries of some recent, key updates in areas that might interest you. Please read them and of course, feel free to contact our office with… Read More
LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jeff Irwin (D-Ann Arbor) and Sen. Mallory McMorrow (D-Royal Oak) have introduced legislation to designate social districts which will allow for public consumption of alcohol, and allow bars and restaurants to offer curbside pickup and delivery of alcohol. Sen. Irwin’s bill, Senate Bill 939, would… Read More
COVID-19 RESOURCE FOLDER Our office has assembled a comprehensive list of resources for those who have been impacted by COVID-19. These resources include information for small business, unemployment assistance, health and safety measures, and more. We have a dedicated tab on our website with these… Read More
As most of you already know, this morning Governor Whitmer issued a “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order. We all play an integral role in successfully curbing the impact that COVID-19 has on our families and neighbors, and while I know this order will be… Read More
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