News From Rep. Hoadley

Thursday, February 5, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Jon Hoadley (D-Kalamazoo) said he welcomes the investment of $300,000 from the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund into a local trail that is part of the Kalamazoo River Valley Trail system. The funds will be used to construct a segment of trail along the east side of Portage Creek from Lake Street to Vine Street in Kalamazoo’s Upjohn Park. The city of Kalamazoo is providing the remaining $157,000 to complete the...

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Jon Hoadley (D-Kalamazoo), in response to Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State Address tonight, said that the Legislature needs to make education a real priority if we hope to have a talented, trained workforce ready to compete in the 21st century economy. However, Gov. Snyder focused on looming budget cuts caused overwhelmingly by generous tax cuts to already profitable corporations. Coupled with tax increases on seniors and working families, Michigan’s...

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Jon Hoadley (D-Kalamazoo), in response to Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State Address tonight, said that the Legislature needs to make education a real priority if we hope to have a talented, trained workforce ready to compete in the 21st century economy.  However, Gov. Snyder focused on looming budget cuts caused overwhelmingly by generous tax cuts to already profitable corporations. Coupled with tax increases on seniors and working families, Michigan’s...

Friday, January 16, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Jon Hoadley (D-Kalamazoo) was appointed to serve on the powerful House Appropriations Committee today. He will also serve on the Appropriations Higher Education Subcommittee and serve as Democratic vice chair of the Judiciary and Agriculture subcommittees, as well as the House Elections Committee.

“The Appropriations Committee plays a key role in setting the state’s annual budget, which determines how taxpayer dollars are spent,” Hoadley said. “Serving on the committee gives me...

Thursday, January 15, 2015

LANSING – State Representative Jon Hoadley (D-Kalamazoo) announced his in-district office hours and constituent relations staff today. Hoadley and his staff are ready to assist residents of the 60th House District with matters involving state government, and are available to talk with residents about questions, comments and ideas about the Legislature.

“As a state representative, I am here to serve the people of Kalamazoo in any way that I can,” Hoadley said. “I want people...

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