Rep. Whiteford speaks on the House floor Tuesday, prior to final House passage of a supplemental spending bill that offers in excess of $1 billion for centers to provide COVID testing and monoclonal antibodies around Michigan.
State Rep. Mary Whiteford, chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, issued the following statement clarifying misleading information from the governor about the state’s Healthy Michigan enrollment numbers:
Rep. Whiteford, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on the Department of Health and Human Services, speaks on the House floor Wednesday afternoon prior to House passage the DHHS 2023 fiscal year budget. Rep. Whiteford says the $33 billion spending plan focuses on key areas like kids and mental health.
State Rep. Mary Whiteford, vice chair of the House Appropriations Committee, gained approval from the full House on the Department of Health and Human Services budget proposal she spearheaded as chair of the DHHS Subcommittee.
Rep. Whiteford talks about House passage Thursday of a bipartisan, three-bill package, including two bills she authored, that establish a framework for the distribution of $800 million Michigan is receiving through the opioid settlement. Half of the total will go directly to local governments. Rep. Whiteford says her bills make sure the remaining $400 million […]