News From Rep. Chirkun

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Chirkun: “The business of personal misconduct has affected the House of Representatives and our ability to legislate for nearly a month. I look forward to completing the task before this committee so we can put this issue to rest and return to doing the people’s work and finding a solution to fund our needed road repairs.”

Liberati: “Everyone is entitled to due process. Two of our colleagues face very serious allegations, and serving on this...

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

LANSING — State Representative John Chirkun (D-Roseville) has introduced legislation that would repeal Michigan’s right-to-work laws. House Bills 4819 and 4820 would return Michigan to a “free bargaining” state, where unions are better positioned to negotiate for pay, benefits and working conditions on behalf of their members.

“The term ‘right-to-work’ is misleading because these laws don’t confer any extra rights, they just weaken unions and hurt workers,” Chirkun said. “Wages, benefits and workplace safety are...

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

ROSEVILLE – State Representative John Chirkun (D-Roseville) invites residents to join him for a cup of coffee and conversation at his upcoming coffee hours.  Chirkun will hold his August coffee hours on:

Monday, Aug. 17, from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Roseville Public Library, 29777 Gratiot Ave. in Roseville.

Friday, Aug. 21, from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Lori’s Café, 15188 E. 13 Mile Road in Warren.

Residents can also contact the representative at (517) 373-0854...

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

LANSING – State Representative John Chirkun (D-Roseville) invites residents to join him for a cup of coffee and conversation at his upcoming coffee hours. Chirkun will hold his June coffee hour on:

Monday, June 29, from 9 to 10 a.m. at Biggby Coffee, 26740 Gratiot Ave. in Roseville.

Residents can also contact the representative at (517) 373-0854 or send an email to JohnChirkun@house.mi.gov with any questions or concerns. Chirkun also encourages residents to sign...

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

LANSING – State Representative John Chirkun (D-Roseville) recently introduced House Resolution 91, declaring May 2015 as Foster Care Awareness Month. Chirkun and his wife, Sharon, are the parents of a grown son and daughter, and two foster sons, one of whom still lives at home.

“Foster Care Awareness Month is a way to recognize and thank the families who provide a home and family to children in need of affection, love and security,” said Chirkun....

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