LANSING, Mich., Jan. 25, 2023 — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer delivered the State of the State address tonight before a joint session of the Legislature at the Capitol in Lansing. In the speech, the governor discussed her legislative agenda for the new term, which includes bolstering the economy, increasing public safety, lowering costs for families, protecting fundamental rights, supporting Michigan workers, investing in early childhood education and attracting talent to Michigan. State Rep. Reggie Miller (D-Van Buren Township) issued the following statement on Whitmer’s address:

“I’m thrilled to share this experience with Van Buren Township Supervisor Kevin McNamara and my Legislative Director, Jackson Pahle. We are here to get things done and advocate for our community. I look forward to serving our constituents and working through their concerns, such as improving infrastructure. I was also glad to hear that the governor shares my goals of lowering costs for seniors and working families. It’s time to give our families real relief right now.”