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Celebrating 30 Years at MLC

Jun 22, 2018

While all of you know Ann Spagnuolo, our office manager, you may not know that this month Ann will celebrate her thirty-year anniversary at our firm. “Ann has been an integral part of our team for decades. Our clients, legislative staff, and our team members know what a key role she plays in ensuring our […]

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Office for New Americans Director to Retire

Jun 22, 2018

Bing Goei, Director of the Michigan Office for New Americans (MONA) is retiring from his position. He has served in the role since Governor Rick Snyder appointed him in January 2014, when the Governor created the office to help propel and diversify the state’s comeback through attracting and retaining highly skilled immigrants. Governor Snyder announced […]

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Bipartisan Anti-Human Trafficking Proposal Announced

Jun 22, 2018

A bipartisan group of House members introduced a 26-bill package extending additional legal protections to human trafficking survivors. The bill sponsors are aiming to address the issues of human trafficking in three ways: Creating and funding additional legal tools for victims of human trafficking Expanding awareness and preventive measures Addressing the relationship between prostitution and […]

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Looking Ahead to the Week of June 23 – 29, 2018

Jun 22, 2018

The House and Senate are continuing their in-district work period. Session and committee meetings are not scheduled to be held.

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Primary Election Overview: 30th Senate District

Jun 21, 2018

Through the primary election on August 7, on every Tuesday and Thursday on the MLC Blog we will be highlighting races for which the primary is the key race due to the voter base.  Candidate’s website and professional information is listed when available. District Overview The 30th Senate District is in Ottawa County and boasts […]

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Primary Election Overview: 24th Senate District

Jun 21, 2018

Through the primary election on August 7, on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday on the MLC Blog we will be highlighting races for which the primary is the key race due to the voter base.  Candidate’s website and professional information is listed when available. District Overview The 24th Senate District includes the counties of Clinton, Eaton, […]

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Primary Election Overview: 21st Senate District

Jun 20, 2018

Through the primary election on August 7, every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday on the MLC Blog we will be highlighting races for which the primary is the key race due to the voter base.  Candidate’s website and professional information is listed when available. District Overview The 21st Senate District is located in southwest Michigan and includes […]

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Completing the State Budget, Not Always an Easy Task

Jun 20, 2018

Last week, Michigan’s legislature put the finishing touches on the State of Michigan’s 2018-2019 Fiscal Year budget. The legislature accounted for and appropriated $39.9 billion to the state’s thirteen budget areas, plus an additional $16.8 billion to K-12 schools, community colleges, and universities. The approximately $56.7 billion budget passed with little controversy or fanfare. In […]

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