Tell State Lawmakers NO on House Bill 5423

Changes to the Bottle Deposit Rules Threaten Toxic Site Clean-Up Funds Please call your Legislator! Yousef Rabhi  (517) 373-2577 or https://www.house.mi.gov/mhrpublic/frmFindaRep.aspx From the Sierra Club: House Bill 5423 would alter Michigan’s bottle deposit laws and...

Support Expungement for Non-Violent Crimes

The Michigan Senate is considering a package of bills (Senate Bills 0065 and 0416) that would allow more Michiganders to expunge their criminal records. Support Expungement:  Expand the number of people who qualify for expungement: Under the plan, a person with up to...

Make Direct Care Workers a Priority!

Make those who care for our most vulnerable a priority In-home, direct care workers provide vital services to the most vulnerable residents in our state. And yet, they don’t even make enough money to live on. These workers include, personal attendants, home health...

Hold Polluters Accountable for Contaminating our State

*****PLEASE CALL ABOUT THIS ISSUE BECAUSE IT IS URGENT!!!***** Our current laws provide us with no method for holding polluters accountable for the damage that they do to our state. Instead of having to clean up their messes, they can even limit their efforts to...

STOP CORPORATE TAX GIVE-AWAY–LAST CHANCE!

In 2015, a global corporation called Switch Inc. was given a multi-million dollar state tax exemption to build a data center in Grand Rapids. Now, some lawmakers want to exempt that same corporation from local property taxes – for no apparent reason. Without...

Pass the Supplemental Budget!

Last Thursday the Michigan Legislature reached an agreement on the $975 million left on the table after Gov Whitmer was forced to line-item veto the GOP last-minute budget. But Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey(R) has rejected it saying he doesn’t trust the...

Call MI GOP to Support the Impeachment Process

The United States House of Representatives voted to formalize the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump in response to allegations that he, yet again, sought the assistance of a foreign power to interfere in our elections. Despite the grave threat that this...

Support the Open Impeachment Process

The United States House of Representatives voted to formalize the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump in response to allegations that he, yet again, sought the assistance of a foreign power to interfere in our elections. Despite the grave threat that this...