News From Rep. Moss

Monday, January 30, 2017

“The anti-refugee rhetoric exhibited during the 2016 presidential election was the most despicable part of the presidential contest, and I’m dismayed that the campaign rhetoric is beginning to find itself enshrined in policy proposals by the Trump administration. We have gone down this road before, and it is horrifying to me that we are watching history repeat itself.

“I’m the great-grandson of eastern European Jews who fled to the United States to escape the horrors...

Friday, January 27, 2017

LANSING — House Democratic Whip Jeremy Moss (D-Southfield) has been named the Democratic vice chairman of the influential House Regulatory Reform Committee for 2017-18. He had previously been a member of the same committee in the 2015-16 session.

“It is a great honor to be asked to lead the Democratic efforts in the House Regulatory Reform Committee,” Rep. Moss said. “This committee is tasked with enacting or repealing regulations that affect public health and safety, protect our environment, and help small...

Thursday, January 26, 2017

LANSING — State Reps. Jon Hoadley (D-Kalamazoo) and Jeremy Moss (D-Southfield) have introduced legislation to improve Michigan’s redistricting process by creating a nonpartisan commission that would oversee the drawing of political boundaries. The legislation comes in the wake of a study published by the Electoral Integrity Project (EIP) which recently found that North Carolina — the most highly partisan districted state in the nation — was no longer considered a democracy due to the drawing...

Thursday, January 19, 2017

LANSING — Recently named House Democratic Caucus Whip, State Rep. Jeremy Moss (D-Southfield), has chosen five assistant whips to help him focus and direct the caucus’s efforts in 99th session of the Michigan House of Representatives. They are state Reps. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor), Abdullah Hammoud (D-Dearborn), Frank Liberati (D-Allen Park), Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) and John Kivela (D-Marquette).

“I’m proud to serve as House Democratic Caucus Whip and work with my team to push for our legislative

Thursday, January 12, 2017

LANSING — The House Democrats held elections today to fill their caucus’s leadership positions for the next two years as a new session begins this week. State Rep. Jeremy Moss (D-Southfield) was elected to serve as the House Democratic Caucus Whip and state Rep. Adam Zemke (D-Ann Arbor) was chosen to be the House Democratic Caucus Chair.

“I am extremely honored that my Democratic colleagues in the House chose me to serve as their Caucus...