Wednesday, April 26, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Pam Faris (D-Clio) celebrated the city of Davison being awarded a Community Development Block Grant to be used in the renovation of the historic downtown Davison Hotel. The funds will be used to transform the city’s oldest downtown building into a bar and grill.

“I am grateful to the Michigan Strategic Fund for recognizing the potential that resides in developing downtown Davison, and for investing in such a promising renovation,” Rep....

Friday, March 17, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Pam Faris (D-Clio) was appointed this week to the National Conference of State Legislatures’ Health and Human Services Committee. The committee is made up of legislators and legislative staff who are appointed by the legislative leadership in their states. The committee is charged with protecting states’ interests in federal decisions regarding various programs including Medicaid, aging services and child welfare, along with many other programs that provide critically important services.

“I...

Friday, February 24, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Pam Faris (D-Clio) welcomed 7-year-old Lily Surface and her mother, Amy Surface, this week to join her at the Capitol for the day.

State Rep. Pam Faris (D-Clio) hosts constituents Amy Surface and daughter, Lily Surface, for Legislator for a Day event.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

LANSING — In advance of Gov. Rick Snyder’s delivery of his executive budget on Wednesday, House Democrats announced they would fight for a budget that refocuses Lansing’s attention toward everyday families, local communities and schools. 

“It’s time for our budget to reflect the values of the people of our state and that’s why House Democrats want to prioritize investment in schools, local communities and critical programs that help our friends and neighbors take advantage of...

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

LANSING — The Michigan House of Representatives adopted a resolution today introduced by state Rep. Pam Faris (D-Clio) declaring Feb. 28, 2017, as Rare Disease Day in the state of Michigan.

The inspiring story of 12-year-old Genesee County resident Devin Addington was the motivation behind the resolution. Devin was born with Barth syndrome, a rare genetic condition affecting about 200 people worldwide. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), a disease is rare if...

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