State Rep. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

LANSING — A bipartisan coalition of Michigan legislators introduced a package of bills aimed at reforming the state’s auto insurance system and lowering costs for Michigan residents last week. A plan for Fair and Affordable No Fault Reform, the 15-bill package takes on the high cost of auto insurance by directly addressing the causes of increased costs for Michigan drivers: unprosecuted fraud, high medical reimbursements, system inefficiencies, high litigation rates, and a lack of consumer...

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

LANSING — Today House Bill 5013 received a hearing in the House Insurance Committee, testimony for which lasted the majority of the day. In the bill’s current form it would provide temporary financial relief, but only if a driver agreed to a coverage cap for future claims. In addition, in HB 5013’s current language there is no provision guaranteeing an extension of the rate reduction beyond five years. In response, state Rep. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo (D-Detroit)...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

LANSING — Recently, a bipartisan group of legislators in the House introduced a set of reforms that would address high auto insurance rates in Michigan while maintaining quality coverage for drivers. Today, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and House Speaker Tom Leonard (R-DeWitt) introduced their own plan. In response, state Rep. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo (D-Detroit) issued the following statement:

“Earlier this month I was heartened to see the bipartisan effort made to address the prohibitively expensive cost...

Thursday, September 7, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo (D-Detroit) honored military members and their families today as part of both the House’s Sept. 11 memorial ceremony, and in celebration of Detroit’s Marine Week. Rep. Gay-Dagnogo’s special guest was Maj. Gen. Paul Kennedy, accompanied by Sgt. Maj. Michael Lanpolsaen, Master Sgt. Damian Cason and 1st Lt. Andrew Herbert.

 “I had the pleasure of meeting these service men, and many others, while attending the Marine Week Detroit Community Leaders...

Friday, August 18, 2017

YPSILANTI — State Rep. Ronnie Peterson (D-Ypsilanti) hosted a coalition meeting yesterday with 10 legislators, nearly 50 senior advocacy groups, and many other interested statewide and local stakeholders to discuss the issue of affordable senior housing. State Reps. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo (D-Detroit) and William Sowerby (D-Clinton Township) were among those sitting on the coalition’s panel, and Michigan Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) spoke to the group about different methods for keeping housing costs down for senior citizens....

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