News From Rep. Love

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Leslie Love (D-Detroit) voted against a bill in the House Commerce and Trade Committee on Tuesday that would block all local ordinances that require businesses pay certain wages, offer employee benefits, set certain requirements on employee time off or training, or any other community benefit agreement that may regulate the relationship between an employer, an employee or a potential employee. Despite her objections, House Bill 4052 now advances to the House...

Friday, April 24, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Leslie Love (D-Detroit) gave testimony On Wednesday, April 22 on a proposal that would require establishments that sell and cash money orders to post the fees charged for those services. Testimony on House Bill 4242 was given in the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday, and more testimony is expected before the measure comes to a vote.

“As I traveled around my district and spoke with my neighbors, I learned that...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Leslie Love (D-Detroit) will be hosting a community legislative update on Saturday, April 18, in an effort to meet with constituents and talk about crucial issues facing District 10 and the entire state. The information is as follows:

Who: State Representative Leslie Love (D-Detroit), Wayne County Commissioner Diane Webb, Michigan Department of Transportation official Tony Kratofil and other District 10 community leaders

Where: Redford Township District Library, 25360 6 Mile Road...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

LANSING – Today, the Progressive Women’s Legislative Caucus introduced a new wage discrimination policy agenda providing comprehensive solutions to combat Michigan’s wage gap. The legislation would take critical steps to empower workers to negotiate for equal pay, strengthen support and create strong incentives for employers to follow the law, and streamline enforcement efforts.

Michigan law has prohibited wage discrimination based on gender for more than five decades, yet a significant gap persists. According to 2015...

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Leslie Love (D-Detroit) is excited to announce her March community events, allowing constituents to meet with her in an informal setting to discuss state government. Not only will she be hosting the usual coffee hours on:

  • Friday, March 27, from 9 to 10:30 a.m., at Omega Coney Island, 22501 Eight Mile Road in Detroit
  • Friday, March 27 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at Tim Horton’s, 24225 Five
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