News From Rep. Plawecki

Monday, February 1, 2016

DEARBORN HEIGHTS — State Representative Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) announced today the schedule for her February 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 February will take place:

  • Monday, Feb. 8, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Maplewood Community Center, 31735 Maplewood St. in Garden City, with special guests state Sen. David Knezek and
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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

“Last night, Gov. Rick Snyder gave a speech about his plan for our state. I’m concerned with the omissions from his speech. There was no mention of energy reform, expanding Elliott-Larsen protections, preventing discrimination, college affordability or even incoming refugees. Instead, nearly half of the governor’s speech was dedicated to the mistakes his administration made that led to the Flint water crisis, a situation that was preventable. The plan he put forth to address this...

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. Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) attended the 2016 State of the State address at the state Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, with special guest Inkster Mayor Byron Nolen.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015

DEARBORN HEIGHTS — State Representative Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) announced today the schedule for her January 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 January will take place:

  • Monday, Jan. 11, from 9-10 a.m. at Mr. Mike’s, 6047 N. Wayne Road in Westland
  • Monday, Jan. 11, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Maplewood Community Center,
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Thursday, December 10, 2015

Late last night, the Michigan Legislature narrowly passed Senate Bill 13, which would eliminate straight-ticket voting. I voted in opposition to the bill, as I believe it will be detrimental to the election process in our state. This bill is a solution in search of a problem. It’s no secret that Democratic voters are statistically more likely to vote a straight ticket. Densely populated areas, which lean Democratic, have longer lines and wait times at the...

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