News From Rep. Darany

Friday, May 13, 2016

LANSING — Earlier this week, the House voted to approve a three-bill package that would create the Children’s Assurance of Quality Foster Care Policy, which will act as a foster kids’ bill of rights. The bipartisan package passed with nearly unanimous support, and will make its way to the Senate for consideration.

  “I’m grateful that the House came together to give these bills the overwhelming support they deserve,” Rep. Marcia Hovey-Wright (D-Muskegon) said. “At...

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

LANSING — State Representatives George T. Darany (D-Dearborn) and Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) testified before the House Tax Policy Committee today as the committee considered House Bills 5557 and 5558, legislation to allow AK Steel, through its Dearborn Works facility, to continue to claim MEGA tax credits that were awarded to the previous operator of the facility. Specifically, the representatives urged the adoption of an amendment to HB 5557 to require the company to fully comply...

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

LANSING — Despite Gov. Rick Snyder’s assurances to the contrary in tonight’s State of the State address, middle-class families have struggled under five years of leadership from Gov. Rick Snyder and the Republican-led Legislature, Wayne County Democratic representatives said Tuesday night. Rather than doubling down on Snyder’s failed agenda, the representatives said it’s time to create a Michigan that works for school kids, college students, families, seniors and small-business owners who are being left behind...

State Rep. George T. Darany (D-Dearborn) attended the 2016 State of the State address at the state Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, with special guests Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak and his wife, Vivian Woronchak.
Monday, October 19, 2015

LANSING — State Representatives George T. Darany (D-Dearborn), Frank Liberati (D-Allen Park) and Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) voted in opposition of House Bill 4822. This legislation raised serious concerns on both sides of the aisle and despite attempts to amend the legislation, the bill was passed by the House on Oct. 15. HB 4822 attempts to get Michigan students reading at their grade level before they are allowed to move on to the fourth grade....

Monday, June 8, 2015

“Ford has been an important part of the Dearborn community for more than a century. This decision to renegotiate its MEGA tax credits and invest $3.1 billion in Michigan highlights Ford’s understanding that it is directly linked to its hometown of Dearborn and the State of Michigan. The results of this announcement will help balance finances and pay for crucial services such as education and road repairs. As a good corporate citizen, it is crucial...

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