News From Rep. Plawecki

Thursday, 26 February 2015

DEARBORN HEIGHTS – State Representative Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) announced today the schedule for her March coffee hours. Plawecki invites residents to join her to discuss their thoughts and ideas about how she can best represent and address the needs of her constituents.

Coffee hours in March will take place:

  • Monday, March 9, from 9-10:30 a.m. at Mr. Mike’s, 6047 N. Wayne Road in Wayne
  • Monday, March 9, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Maplewood
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Thursday, 12 February 2015

“I’m encouraged that Gov. Rick Snyder wants to increase spending on higher education. This is critical to Michigan’s ability to attract businesses in thriving industries which require a state with a skilled and talented workforce. Additionally, I’m encouraged that the governor wants to invest in revenue sharing to local communities.

“However, the governor wants to put an additional $95 million into the state’s rainy day fund while at the same time cutting necessary programs for...

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

LANSING — State Representative Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights), in response to Governor Rick Snyder’s State of the State Address, said that the Legislature needs to focus on making Michigan’s economy work for everyone. Snyder addressed the looming budget deficit, caused by massive tax breaks and incentives to big corporations. Coupled with tax increases on seniors and working families, Michigan’s recovery lags behind the rest of the nation.

“I’m eager to work with Gov. Snyder...

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

LANSING — State Representative Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) was appointed to serve on the House Committee on Energy Policy and the House Committee on Natural Resources.

“It is an honor to have been appointed to these important committees,” said Plawecki. “I look forward to working with the Natural Resources Committee to maintain our beautiful state and its many resources.”

Rep. Plawecki is a former medical technologist and teacher, and is serving her first term as...

Wednesday, 14 January 2015

LANSING – State Representative Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) was sworn into office on Wednesday at the state Capitol with other members of the 98th Michigan Legislature. The first-term representative will represent House District 11, which comprises the cities of Garden City and Inkster, and portions of Dearborn Heights, Livonia and Westland.

“It’s a great honor to formally join the House of Representatives as we begin our work serving the residents of Michigan,” Plawecki said. “I’m...