State Rep. Jack O’Malley today took issue with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s veto of legislation that would have helped local businesses across Michigan get back on their feet while emerging from COVID-19. House Bill 4434 would have removed an extra $300 per week in federal unemployment benefits that comes on top of existing state benefits. The […]
A bipartisan plan led by state Rep. Jack O’Malley to keep kids safe in and around school buses has been signed into law by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. House Bills 4201-04 stiffen penalties for people who board buses without permission and allow the courts to prosecute drivers who put children in danger. O’Malley has been a […]
State Rep. Jack O’Malley today was joined by several House members and Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, as well as child-care industry and regional business leaders from across Michigan, to announce bipartisan measures establishing a more accessible, higher-quality child care system.
State Rep. Jack O’Malley today said testimony from state Department of Health and Human Services Director Elizabeth Hertel on the scope of COVID-19 impacts at long-term care facilities creates a need for greater examination. O’Malley gave his full support to House Oversight Chairman Steve Johnson, of Wayland, as he prepares to ask the state Auditor […]
House Oversight Committee member Jack O’Malley, of Lake Ann, today issued the following statement after Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson provided testimony on an appointment-based approach for services. Benson recently announced general walk-in services would be permanently discontinued in favor of the appointment-only system, which has caused concern for residents who are looking to get key documents renewed and have had difficulty getting an appointment online:
State Rep. Jack O’Malley today said while he is thankful Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and MIOSHA have decided to roll back key COVID-19 guidelines that have been burdensome on businesses, the timing of the announcement is suspect given recent events. Several news reports disclosed Whitmer gathered with friends and staff over the weekend at a basement […]
State Rep. Jack O’Malley today said it’s vitally important to further explore a new system implemented by the Secretary of State which cuts general walk-in services in favor of an appointment structure.
With the summer driving season ahead and more people hitting the road as COVID-19 restrictions loosen, House Transportation Committee Chair Jack O’Malley today led a hearing devoted to worker safety on Michigan’s roadways.
House Transportation Committee Chair Jack O’Malley talks about Tuesday’s committee meeting on infrastructure needs in northern Michigan if Line Five were to be shut down. Rep. O’Malley says the infrastructure is not in place, environmental concerns are plentiful and that the Governor needs to work toward finding common ground.
House Transportation Committee Chair Jack O’Malley today led a hearing examining the infrastructural impacts of a potential Line 5 shutdown, underscoring the practical approach of housing the pipeline in a tunnel as planned as opposed to alternatives that have been floated.
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