News From Rep. Love

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) introduced House Resolution 181 to declare October 2017 as Michigan Manufacturing Month. The House passed the resolution yesterday by voice vote.

“The manufacturing sector has been the bedrock of Michigan’s economy for decades, and yet, there is still room to grow and encourage people to seek out a career in any number of fields,” Love said. “Michigan’s manufacturers support us, and we should recognize their contributions as well.”...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) testified on Wednesday in support of her  House Bill 5042 in front of the House Committee on Michigan Competitiveness. The bill would reinstate the community service option for individuals who would like to regain their Michigan driver’s license before forgiveness of driver responsibility fees takes effect on Oct. 1, 2018. The committee took extensive testimony on the bipartisan, nine-bill package, but it did not take a vote.

“The driver responsibility...

Monday, October 2, 2017

LANSING — On Wednesday, state Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) introduced, and the House adopted, House Resolution 158 declaring Sept. 27, 2017, as Alpha Kappa Alpha Day in the state of Michigan. She was joined on the House floor by Toni Kendrick, the Great Lakes regional director of AKA; Dr. Eva L. Evans, past international president of AKA; and former state Rep. Maureen Stapleton.

“I was proud to be joined by members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

LANSING — Today, for the second time in two weeks, a coalition of legislators and community leaders proposed a series of no-fault auto insurance reforms to address high auto insurance rates in Michigan. In response, state Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) issued the following statement:

“I am encouraged by the movement we’re seeing to reduce the astronomical cost of auto insurance in Michigan, and Detroit especially. Too many drivers can’t afford insurance but have to go...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

DETROIT — State Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) is announcing the schedule of her coffee hours for the remainder of 2017. These informal events will allow residents of Detroit and Redford to meet their state representative and discuss issues that are important to their communities and the state as a whole.

Love will hold coffee hours on the second Monday of the month at the following times and locations:

  • From 9-10 a.m. at McDonald’s, 14204 W.
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