News From Rep. Phelps

Thursday, April 30, 2015

LANSING – The city of Flint has exited its 41-month-long financial emergency. Gov. Rick Snyder announced the action today, with emergency financial manager Jerry Ambrose and Deputy State Treasurer Wayne Workman announcing the appointment of a five-member Transition Advisory Board, selected by Gov. Snyder.

“I am thrilled that after nearly four long years of receivership, the city of Flint is standing on its own again,” state Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) said. “While this is good...

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

LANSING – The city of Flint has exited its 41-month-long financial emergency. Gov. Rick Snyder announced the action today, with emergency financial manager Jerry Ambrose and Deputy State Treasurer Wayne Workman announcing the appointment of a five-member Transition Advisory Board, selected by Gov. Snyder.

“I am thrilled that after nearly four long years of receivership, the city of Flint is standing on its own again,” state Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) said. “While this is good...

Monday, April 27, 2015

LANSING – State Representatives Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) and Phil Phelps (D-Flushing) and state Senator Jim Ananich (D-Flint) sent a joint letter to the State of Florida Legislature today urging action against an Econo Lodge and Wendy’s in Live Oak, Florida. During a recent trip to visit colleges, Flint-area high school students were the victims of racist comments and were refused service at a fast food restaurant.

“These young men and women had the opportunityto reach beyond Genesee County to find educational choices to help shape their future, but instead...

Friday, April 24, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) and Phil Phelps (D-Flushing) and state Senator Jim Ananich (D-Flint) sent a joint letter to the State of Florida Legislature today urging action against an Econo Lodge and Wendy’s in Live Oak, Florida. During a recent trip to visit colleges, Flint-area high school students were the victims of racist comments and were refused service at a fast food restaurant.

“These young men and women had the opportunity to...

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) was sworn in to office today to begin his first term as legislator for the 34th House District. Joining him from Genesee County were returning state Representatives Pam Faris (D-Clio), who represents the 48th District, Phil Phelps (D-Flushing), who represents the 49th District, and Charles Smiley (D-Burton), who represents the 50th District.

“The future for the 98th Legislature is predicated on our ability to see the needs of...

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