News From Rep. LaVoy

Friday, March 20, 2015

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) introduced House Resolution 40 this week, honoring the 200th anniversary of the end of the War of 1812.

“The end of the War of 1812 began an era of peace and cooperation with Canada that continues today,” said LaVoy, who is of French-Canadian heritage. “It’s with that spirit in mind that we commemorate the end of the war.”

Michigan was a key battleground in the war; the first...

Friday, March 13, 2015

“I’m happy to see that Gov. Snyder is in line with many of the ideas and proposals the House Democratic Caucus announced last week. Any change to our energy infrastructure needs to focus on lower electric bills for residents and businesses alike while also providing jobs in Michigan. However, as with any large-scale proposal, the devil is in the details. I’d like to see more of them in the governor’s plan for reaching the goals...

Monday, March 9, 2015

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for March, along with a tentative schedule for April. 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 March will take place:

  • Friday, March 20, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Frenchtown Senior Center, 2786 Vivian Road in
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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

LANSING — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe), Democratic vice chairman of the House Energy Policy Committee, and state Senator Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D-Taylor), Democratic vice chairman of the Senate Energy and Technology Committee, announced legislative Democrats’ principles to increase renewable energy generation in Michigan. The concept will lure investment and business to the state, creating thousands of jobs, while keeping utility costs affordable for residents.

“Through 2014, renewable energy projects have brought nearly $3 billion in...

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

MONROE — State Representative Bill LaVoy (D-Monroe) has announced his schedule of district outreach hours for February along with a tentative schedule for March. 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 February will take place:

  • On Monday, Feb. 23, from 3 to 3:30 p.m. at the Carleton Library, 1444 Kent St.
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