News From Rep. Pagan

Friday, January 27, 2017

CANTON — State Rep. Kristy Pagan (D-Canton) was reappointed to continue her service on the powerful House Appropriations Committee for a second term. Pagan will remain focused on education funding as a member of the newly combined School Aid and Department of Education Appropriations Subcommittee. She will also serve as the Democratic vice chairwoman to both the Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee and the Judiciary Appropriations Subcommittee.

“I am grateful to have been reappointed to the...

Friday, January 20, 2017

LANSING — Several members of the Progressive Women’s Caucus will be among the 7,500 people anticipated to converge on the Michigan State Capitol on Saturday afternoon to take a stand against the legislative agenda of President Donald Trump and extremist Republicans in Washington and Lansing. The Women’s March on Lansing is a sister event of the Women’s March on Washington, which is expected to draw 200,000 or more participants to Washington, D.C., on the same...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

LANSING — Wayne County-based members of the Michigan House Democratic Caucus were ceremonially sworn in to serve in the Michigan House of Representatives for the 99th Legislature in 2017-18. The seven Greater Wayne County Democratic representatives said that their priorities in office will mirror those of the working families, seniors and students of Southeast Michigan.

“Michigan government needs to get back to serving the people and communities of this state, not wealthy special interests and...

State Rep. Kristy Pagan (D-Canton) takes the oath of office from Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at the state Capitol in Lansing. With her are her parents, Nick and Kathy Pagan, and her partner, Karl Lopata.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

CANTON — State Rep. Kristy Pagan (D-Canton) is announcing the 2017 schedule for her monthly coffee hours. Rep. Pagan invites residents to join her to discuss their thoughts and ideas about how she can best represent and address the needs of her constituents.

Starting this month, Rep. Pagan will continue to host her regularly scheduled coffee hours on:

  • The fourth Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at Panera Bread, 41950 Ford Road in Canton.
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Monday, December 12, 2016

ROYAL OAK — More than 800 progressive women from around the state gathered in Royal Oak for the Progressive Women of Michigan Summit on Saturday, where they listened to leading female elected officials and activists and committed to taking action to bring about pay equity, greater representation in government, gender equality and financial security for Michigan’s working families.

“Now, more than ever, it’s critically important that progressive women come together to fight for the changes...