News From Rep. LaVoy

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) introduced a resolution, passed by the Michigan House of Representatives during its last week of session, recognizing the week of Sept. 26 as French-Canadian Heritage Week across the state of Michigan.

House Resolution 341, which detailed some of the history of the French-Canadian influence on our state, passed with a voice vote. Among the influential French-Canadians listed by name were Jean Baptiste Reaume of Monroe along with Louis...

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) hosted the St. Mary’s Catholic Central state champion softball players today at the Capitol in Lansing. There was an informal lunch where players were able to meet with the representative and take pictures with a legislative tribute before being acknowledged by the House of Representatives during session.

“As an SMCC graduate, I was extremely proud to see the Kestrels bring home another state championship,” LaVoy said. “My wife,...

State Representative Bill LaVoy, left, stands with the St. Mary’s Catholic Central softball team on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, at the state Capitol in Lansing. In recognition of their second consecutive state championship, LaVoy presented them with a legislative tribute, and the team was recognized during House session.
Thursday, September 1, 2016

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for September. LaVoy invites residents to join him to discuss their thoughts and ideas about how he can best represent and address the needs of his constituents.

LaVoy’s mobile office hours for September are as follows:

  • On Tuesday, Sept. 6, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Public House, 138 N. Monroe St. in Monroe
  • On Monday, Sept. 12, from
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Thursday, June 30, 2016

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for July. LaVoy invites residents to join him to discuss their thoughts and ideas about how he can best represent and address the needs of his constituents.

LaVoy’s mobile office hours for July are as follows:

  • On Tuesday, July 5, from 6-7 p.m. at Public House, 138 N. Monroe St. in Monroe
  • On Monday, July 25, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
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Thursday, June 9, 2016

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) expressed mixed feelings on the state’s budget plan, which passed the Legislature last night. Senate Bill 801 contains the funding for Michigan’s K-12 schools, community colleges and universities. House Bill 5294 funds all other state government functions. The bills passed 74-34 and 71-37, respectively, and now go to the governor’s desk for his signature.

LaVoy voted yes on SB 801 because it contained an overall funding increase of...

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