State Rep. Julie Calley said the new state budget plan signed into law today overcomes the financial challenges posed by COVID-19 and protects funding for priorities like education, roads and the essential services provided by local communities.
Since Michigan students were sent home at the start of the coronavirus pandemic in March, the question arose: What would fall look like for our schools? What would students and teachers face in a new academic year? It was a question in Michigan and all across the country.
Michigan families want safety and protection, not unrest. As your state representative, I will always stand up against the angry mob and protect my fellow Michiganders. This proactive measure will keep anarchists at bay, hold nefarious officials accountable, and ensure our communities remain safe.
State Rep. Rodney Wakeman, of Saginaw Township, today announced a new state budget approved by the Michigan House on Wednesday that provides increased funding for K-12 schools, Pure Michigan and local communities and other shared top priorities of Saginaw County families.
Our state has been through a lot of adversity over the past several months, but people’s needs don’t stop. Even in these unprecedented and challenging times, I am committed to protecting investments in what matters most to Saginaw County families and residents across Michigan.
Legislation from state Rep. Julie Alexander ensuring infrastructural projects are more specifically tailored to the needs of communities – and drivers – has been signed into law by the governor.