News From Rep. Kosowski

Friday, January 27, 2017

LANSING — Yesterday, state Rep. Robert L. Kosowski (D-Westland) was appointed to the House Appropriations Committee for the 2017-2018 legislative session. The Appropriations Committee is divided into 16 subcommittees that set budget recommendations for state departments and programs.

Kosowski was named as the Democratic vice chairman of the School Aid and Department of Education Subcommittee. Having one of the largest budgets in the state, it deals with funding for K-12 education. 

"I am both honored and humbled that...

Thursday, January 19, 2017

LANSING — Throughout the first two weeks of the new legislative session, state Rep. Robert Kosowski (D-Westland) introduced several pieces of legislation to strengthen school safety throughout Michigan. 

First, House Bill 4023 would create a School Security Task Force. The task force would be housed within the Michigan State Police (MSP) and be comprised of members from the MSP, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, and appointees of the...

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Robert L. Kosowski (D-Westland) began his third and final term yesterday as representative for the 16th House District. Kosowski was sworn in by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack.

“It has truly been an honor to represent the residents of Wayne and Westland,” Kosowski said. “I am humbled that my constituents put their faith in me once again and allowed me to be their voice in Lansing for another term. Last session, I fought...

Thursday, January 5, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Robert Kosowski (D-Westland), along with special guest Wayne County Commissioner Glenn Anderson, invite residents of the 16th House District to join them for monthly coffee hours this Monday, Jan. 9, starting at 9 a.m. Coffee hours will be held on the second Monday of every month at Mr. Mike’s Grill, located at 6047 N. Wayne Road in Westland.

“I am looking forward to the beginning of a new legislative session and...

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

For the third year in a row, House Democratic Whip and state Representative Robert Kosowski (D-Westland) will be partnering with Westland Mayor William Wild and a local nonprofit to help veterans on Thanksgiving. 

Kosowski will team up with Wild and Vic Barra, president of the nonprofit, to provide frozen turkeys along with an entire Thanksgiving dinner to any veteran. Veterans who reside in the cities of Wayne or Westland are encouraged to call the office of Kosowski...