State Rep. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

LANSING – Detroit Caucus Chairman Representative Brian Banks (D-Detroit) joined today with Detroit caucus members to say that they are committed to working with legislative Republicans to pass a plan to fix and maintain roads but will not support one that does so on the backs of citizens. House Republicans have offered a plan that would raise $600 million in additional revenue and find another $600 million through budget cuts.

“There’s no question that we...

Thursday, July 2, 2015

DETROIT – Celebrating the long and rich history of Detroit – a city since 1701 – state Representative Sherry Gay-Dagnogo (D-Detroit) will be celebrating the city’s 314th birthday by hosting her first annual birthday bash community cleanup, Friday, July 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Crowell Community Center and Hope Park, 16630 Lasher Road in Detroit. A city that is older than the country she belongs to deserves a little sprucing up! Rep....

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

LANSING – House Democratic Leader Tim Greimel (D-Auburn Hills), state Representative Tom Cochran (D-Mason), minority vice chairman of the House Committee on Insurance, House Insurance Committee member and Detroit Caucus Chair Rep. Brian Banks (D-Detroit), Assistant Democratic Leader Rep. Fred Durhal III (D-Detroit) and Rep. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo (D-Detroit) said today that the Senate plan to cut auto insurance rates for Detroit drivers by severely limiting coverage available for accident victims is a bad deal for Detroit...

Thursday, April 30, 2015

LANSING – The House Detroit Caucus responded to Gov. Rick Snyder’s proposed changes for Detroit Public Schools (DPS) today, noting they were glad to see some work being done to address the budget crisis for DPS. However, members also urge that conversation and brainstorming must take place to smooth out the details of the governor’s plan, many details of which they are hesitant to embrace.

“We know there’s a crisis in Detroit for our schoolchildren,...

Thursday, April 30, 2015

LANSING – The House Detroit Caucus responded to Gov. Rick Snyder’s proposed changes for Detroit Public Schools (DPS) today, noting they were glad to see some work being done to address the budget crisis for DPS. However, members also urge that conversation and brainstorming must take place to smooth out the details of the governor’s plan, many details of which they are hesitant to embrace.

“We know there’s a crisis in Detroit for our schoolchildren,...

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