News From Rep. Camilleri

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...

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

“I am monitoring the drinking water situation across Downriver extremely closely. The health and well-being of the people I represent is my number one priority. In the wake of the Flint water crisis, we need to be vigilant and take every possible precaution to ensure our water is safe. I will work tirelessly with my colleagues and the relevant agencies to get to the bottom of the issue, and I will update my constituents as...

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

“Working families’ priorities are clear: fully funding our education system, ensuring government accountability, supporting small businesses and local governments, and protecting our seniors. The governor’s address tonight and his record over the past six years have proven that these priorities are not on his administration’s agenda. Instead, the Snyder administration, as with the continuing Flint water crisis, chooses profit over people. My agenda focuses on putting working families first by fully supporting our schools, universities,...

State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) stands with his guest, Huron Township Trustee Jeremy Cady, for Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State address on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at the state Capitol in Lansing.
Thursday, January 12, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) has introduced a bill to help counteract the latest round of vehicle registration fee increases for Michigan’s senior citizens. The legislation would exempt those aged 65 or older from having to pay the increased fees as a result of the controversial road funding package that was passed in 2015.

“Michigan’s senior citizens are already struggling to cope with recent tax and fee increases, and paying more to...

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