News From Rep. Camilleri

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

“I am monitoring the drinking water situation across Downriver extremely closely. The health and well-being of the people I represent is my number one priority. In the wake of the Flint water crisis, we need to be vigilant and take every possible precaution to ensure our water is safe. I will work tirelessly with my colleagues and the relevant agencies to get to the bottom of the issue, and I will update my constituents as...

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

“Working families’ priorities are clear: fully funding our education system, ensuring government accountability, supporting small businesses and local governments, and protecting our seniors. The governor’s address tonight and his record over the past six years have proven that these priorities are not on his administration’s agenda. Instead, the Snyder administration, as with the continuing Flint water crisis, chooses profit over people. My agenda focuses on putting working families first by fully supporting our schools, universities,...

State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) stands with his guest, Huron Township Trustee Jeremy Cady, for Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State address on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at the state Capitol in Lansing.
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...

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