News From Rep. Moss

Thursday, March 16, 2017

“Making Michigan’s government more open and transparent has been a cornerstone of my work in the Legislature. Our state moved closer to that goal today when the House unanimously passed a package of bills that I sponsored and co-sponsored that would expand our state’s Freedom of Information Act and create the Legislative Open Records Act. These bills will shine light onto the workings of Michigan’s Legislature and the governor’s office, and make it easier for...

Thursday, March 9, 2017

“It’s an honor to be recognized by the Michigan Press Association for my work to make Michigan’s government more open and transparent, especially as someone who earned a degree from Michigan State University’s School of Journalism.

“I have worked hard during my tenure thus far in the Michigan House of Representatives to ensure that journalists — and all Michigan residents — have the information needed from state government to hold elected officials accountable. I am...

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

“Southfield residents didn’t want it. The Southfield Mayor and City Council didn’t allow it. I introduced legislation to prevent it from happening. But nevertheless, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality issued the permit last year to drill for oil in a residential area of our community. Lo and behold, nothing profitable was found and Jordan Development Co. announced the well will be plugged.

“I am relieved that oil and gas drilling in Southfield has ended, but the...

Thursday, March 2, 2017

“Credit Acceptance Corp.’s decision to invest $33 million to expand its facilities in Southfield, and to create 530 new jobs, is excellent news for our community. Credit Acceptance has been a key part of Southfield’s business community for more than 40 years, and we are fortunate that they chose to stay and grow here, rather than choosing a competing site in Nevada. I look forward to watching the company grow and bring more jobs to...

Thursday, February 23, 2017

“My House district is diverse in every way, including economically. I represent some of the Michigan’s wealthiest residents, including a few of the state’s billionaires, as well as many people who barely get by from paycheck to paycheck. I have never heard from any of the multi-millionaires or billionaires in my district that they need a tax break to stay afloat. I have, however, heard from many families that are barely managing to make ends...

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