News From Rep. Camilleri

Thursday, January 12, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) has introduced a bill to help counteract the latest round of vehicle registration fee increases for Michigan’s senior citizens. The legislation would exempt those aged 65 or older from having to pay the increased fees as a result of the controversial road funding package that was passed in 2015.

“Michigan’s senior citizens are already struggling to cope with recent tax and fee increases, and paying more to...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

LANSING — Wayne County-based members of the Michigan House Democratic Caucus were ceremonially sworn in to serve in the Michigan House of Representatives for the 99th Legislature in 2017-18. The seven Greater Wayne County Democratic representatives said that their priorities in office will mirror those of the working families, seniors and students of Southeast Michigan.

“Michigan government needs to get back to serving the people and communities of this state, not wealthy special interests and...

State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) takes the oath of office from Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at the state Capitol in Lansing. With him are his parents, Frank and Doreen Camilleri, his sister Alexa Camilleri and his grandfather Manuel Quiroz.
Tuesday, January 3, 2017

“As the son and grandson of UAW Ford autoworkers, I could not be more pleased with Ford’s decision to invest $700 million and hire 700 new workers at its Flat Rock assembly plant. Individuals, businesses and communities across the Downriver area will benefit from this investment in Michigan manufacturing. I’m also glad to hear that the plant will begin making electric and autonomous vehicles in the years to come. Investments like this will ensure that...

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

BROWNSTOWN TOWNSHIP — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) took the oath of office to join the 99th Legislature in a ceremony held Tuesday night at the Brownstown Community Center. Roughly 200 people were in attendance when Camilleri took the oath of office from Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack.

“It’s such an immense honor to take the oath of office of state representative, especially with my hand on my great-uncle’s Bible,” Camilleri said....

State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township), right, takes the oath of office from Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack on Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, at the Brownstown Community Center in Brownstown Township. Patricia Quiroz, Camilleri’s grandmother, holds the Quiroz family Bible.