News From Rep. Hammoud

Thursday, January 12, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Abdullah Hammoud (D-Dearborn) introduced House Bill 4036 today, which would amend the Michigan Campaign Finance Act to eliminate the designated disclosure period for issue advertisements, such as robocalls.

“In his opening speech, House Speaker Tom Leonard talked about the lack of civility in politics and elections and the need to improve this through positivity,” Hammoud said. “The purpose of my bill is to address concerns and frustrations of residents who are...

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. Abdullah Hammoud (D-Dearborn) 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 mother, Ghada Hammoud, and friends Ghida Dagher and Zineb Hussein.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016

DEARBORN — Abdullah Hammoud (D-Dearborn) took the oath of office yesterday during a swearing-in ceremony at the Henry Ford Centennial Library in Dearborn. In January 2017, he will begin serving as state representative in the Michigan House of Representatives. The oath was administered by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Brian Zahra. Hammoud will represent the 15th District, which comprises most of the city of Dearborn.

It was three months after Hammoud’s older brother passed that he announced his run for...