News From Rep. Camilleri

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) introduced legislation today that would repeal the tax on seniors’ retirement that went into effect in 2012. House Bill 4132 will help seniors living on a fixed income afford a secure retirement, instead of having to choose between buying groceries and paying for medication. The bill was sent to the House Tax Policy Committee.

“Michiganders who played by the rules and planned for their retirement had the...

Monday, January 30, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) applauded the efforts of General Motors Co. and Honda after their announcement of a groundbreaking partnership to innovate fuel-cell system manufacturing in Brownstown Township.

“I am excited by the announcement of up to 100 new jobs in my hometown of Brownstown. This investment is more evidence that Downriver manufacturing is strong and continuing to grow,” Camilleri said in support of the project at a Michigan Strategic Fund...

Thursday, January 26, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) announced today that he received his committee assignments for the 2017-18 legislative term. Camilleri will serve on the House Committees on Education, Energy, and Commerce and Trade.

“I’m excited to receive these committee assignments so we can finally get to work hearing testimony and voting on legislation,” Camilleri said. “I look forward to using my position on these committees to advocate for policies that will benefit the...

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

BROWNSTOWN TOWNSHIP — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) is announcing the schedule for his monthly in-district coffee hours. These informal events will allow residents of the 23rd District to meet their state representative and discuss issues that are important to Downriver communities and the state as a whole.

“My ability to represent my constituents depends on hearing from them and understanding their concerns,” Camilleri said. “I encourage anyone who’s interested to attend my coffee...

Thursday, January 19, 2017

LANSING — State Reps. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township), Cara Clemente (D-Lincoln Park), Erika Geiss (D-Taylor) and Frank Liberati (D-Allen Park) want to communicate with their residents further information regarding drinking water issues many communities have experienced in the past several days. The lawmakers participated in a conference call with Cheryl Porter, chief operating officer for water and field services at the Great Lakes Water Authority, so they could learn more about what caused the issues...

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