News From Rep. Kosowski

Thursday, February 14, 2013

LANSING — State Representative Robert L. Kosowski (D-Westland), Democratic Vice Chairman of the House Tourism Committee, and Rep. Charles Brunner (D-Bay City), another committee member, said today they are pleased with the end of using Pure Michigan to trumpet political issues. The representatives heard a presentation by officials from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. to the committee today. Joining the representatives in praising the move was House Democratic Leader Tim Greimel (D-Auburn Hills).

“Finally, the...

Friday, February 1, 2013

State Representative Robert Kosowski (D-Westland) was pleased to receive his committee assignments last week and begin work on new legislation. Kosowski has been assigned to serve as the Democratic vice chairman of the Tourism Committee and as a member of the Judiciary and Families, Children, and Seniors Committees.

“It is great news to learn that committees have been assigned and my fellow legislators and I can finally begin the process of considering legislation,” Kosowski said. “The committees...

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

LANSING -State Representative Robert Kosowski (D-Westland) was given the honor of escorting state officials to their seats at Gov. Rick Snyder’s 2013 State of the State Address.

“I was honored to be chosen to escort state officials, including State Treasurer Andy Dillon, on the House Floor,” Kosowski said. “That my colleagues offered me this unique opportunity to participate in the State of the State is humbling. It is truly gratifying to be offered a role in this...

As he leads the state officers into the House chambers, State Representative Robert Kosowski (Westland) greets House Democratic Floor Leader Rudy Hobbs (Southfield) before the State of the State, Wednesday, January 16, 2013.
Friday, January 18, 2013

LANSING -State Representative Robert Kosowski (D-Westland) came away with many questions after Governor Snyder’s State of the State Address last night.

“Evidently, solutions were not the primary attribute of the Governor’s address,” Kosowski said. “While I agree there is a need to improve our roads, I also believe education and job creation should have had a more prominent role in his speech.”

Representative Kosowski had hoped to hear a greater commitment to bipartisanship through addressing the actions...

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

LANSING –State Representative Robert Kosowski (D-Westland) joined House Democratic Leader Tim Greimel (D-Auburn Hills) at a press conference today on the real state of the state, noting the problems facing Michigan despite Republican claims that Michigan is improving.

“Michigan residents’ priorities are financial stability for middle-class families and a good education for our children,” Kosowski said. “I support House Democratic Leader Greimel’s efforts to ensure that these priorities are reflected in legislative efforts in the...

Rep. Robert Kosowski (D-Westland) listens as House Democratic Leader Tim Greimel (Auburn Hills) describes how Republican policies have hurt Michiganâs middle-class families, students and seniors in his State of our State presentation inside the Capitol rotunda on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. Greimel also announced that Democrats will begin a listening tour of the state and invited Michigan residents to speak out about higher taxes on middle-class families and seniors and the underfunding of public schools.