Rep. Gary Howell’s (R-North Branch) proposed legislation, House Bill 4125, has been unanimously recommended for adoption by the House Committee on Workforce and Trades. The bill passed the Committee with bipartisan support in a 9-0 vote.
Rep. Gary Howell (R-North Branch) has commended the overwhelming passage of a House Joint Resolution on Wednesday which would amend Michigan’s Constitution. The resolution would require a two-thirds majority for the passage of any bills during a “lame duck” session—the period after a November election and before the end of the legislative term on December 31st.
Howell’s plan will help restore pheasant hunting opportunities in Michigan This past Wednesday, the Michigan Legislature voted in favor of adopting a plan by State Representative Gary Howell (R-North Branch) to create a specially designated pheasant stamp, with the revenue collected to be used exclusively for releasing pheasants for hunting on state-owned lands. The House […]
This week, State Representative Gary Howell (R-North Branch) and the Michigan House of Representatives approved several measures to continue protecting and assisting Michigan families following an important constitutional ruling issued by the Michigan Supreme Court.
No funding cuts for Michigan’s schools State Representative Gary Howell (R-Deerfield Twp.) announced this week that a new state budget has been approved by the Michigan House of Representatives. This bipartisan agreement will protect aid for K-12 schools, support our local communities, and provide for other priorities shared by Lapeer County families. The budget plan, […]
Area lawmaker wastes no time in working on behalf of Lapeer County In this age of the coronavirus and the limited days that our State Legislature has been able to meet, State Representative Gary Howell (R-Deerfield Twp.) has wasted no time in convincing his colleagues to pass legislation he has been working on since the […]
Area lawmaker works with local residents to defeat harmful mining legislation State Representative Gary Howell (R-Deerfield Twp.) is continuing his fight against Senate Bills 431 and 849, which would strip away local control over mining activities and give mining corporations full authority to establish gravel mines anywhere in Michigan – regardless of the health and […]
Local lawmaker remains vigilante against potential contamination State Representative Gary Howell (R-Deerfield Twp.) claimed a partial victory last week, as an Ontario nuclear power company has officially dropped its plan to place tons of radioactive waste on a site within a half mile of the Lake Huron shore, directly across from the Thumb of Michigan. […]
Despite Covid-19, Howell continues to work for his district Last week, a bill sponsored by State Representative Gary Howell (R-Deerfield Twp.) was signed into law by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer as Michigan Public Act 85 of 2020. “The purpose of this bill was to update Michigan’s coal ash management system in order to be consistent with […]
There’s more to Michigan than Detroit, different tactics needed State Representative Gary Howell (R-Deerfield Twp.) joined his colleagues in the House of Representatives on Thursday in voting to restore representative democracy and end the Governor’s unilateral control over the state’s coronavirus response. The recent actions in the Legislature are intended to return Michigan to a […]
Landscapers, greenhouses and boaters now able to operate safely State Representative Gary Howell (R-Deerfield Twp.) announced today that he is pleased to have worked with a number of constituents and the Lapeer County Farm Bureau to convince Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to revise her emergency orders. At the behest of Lapeer County residents who contacted him, […]
K-12 education remains top priority State Representative Gary Howell (R-North Branch) announced Thursday that a bipartisan agreement has been reached regarding school closures caused by the coronavirus outbreak. The Governor, working closely with the Legislature, has issued Executive Order 2020-35, which is an attempt to salvage our children’s education for the current school year. “This […]
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