News From Rep. Schor

Thursday, January 31, 2013

LANSING - State Representative Andy Schor (D-Lansing) introduced education related legislation today that would help improve Michigan’s economy through better schools for K-12 students and retaining our talented college graduates.

“If we are going to prepare our students for college and the workforce, then we need to ensure that every child, no matter his or her address, receives a good education,” said Schor. “Some schools receive $12,000 per pupil and others receive $7,000...

Thursday, January 24, 2013

LANSING - State Representative Andy Schor (D-Lansing) today introduced a House Resolution calling on Gov. Rick Snyder to expand Medicaid under the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA). Under the ACA, the cost of expanding Medicaid to more residents would be covered100 percent by the federal government from 2014 through 2016. After that, the federal government would cover no less than 90 percent of the cost.

“Michigan really can’t lose under this Medicaid expansion...

Thursday, January 17, 2013

LANSING - State Representative Andy Schor (Lansing) said today that Gov. Rick Snyder covered a lot of ground in his State of the State address last night, but because he didn’t give a lot of detail, there are still big questions to be answered about his proposals.

“The governor hit on many big issues that families are concerned about like schools, jobs and the importance of funding our transportation infrastructure, but the devil...

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

LANSING - State Representatives Andy Schor (D-Lansing) and Sam Singh (D-East Lansing) today took the oath of office during the official opening of the 97th session of the Michigan House of Representatives. Schor will represent House District 68, which covers part of the city of Lansing and all of Lansing Township. Singh will represent House District 69, which covers part of the cities of East Lansing and Lansing, and all of...

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

LANSING - State Representative Andy Schor (D-Lansing) today announced the official opening of his legislative office and named his two key staff positions.

Schor announced that Marilyn Plummer will serve as his constituent relations and community services assistant. Plummer worked in the Michigan House and the Senate from 1984 to 2002, where she spent time with former state Rep. H. Lynn Jondahl and Sen. Willis Bullard Jr. Plummer has also served the city...

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