News From Rep. Neeley

Thursday, December 10, 2015

LANSING — State Representatives Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) and Brian Banks (D-Detroit) and state Senator Coleman Young II (D-Detroit) are urging fellow legislators in the Senate to vote against Senate Bills 13 and 639 and House Bill 4724, which are biased against urban populations that are comprised largely of African-American voters. SB 13 and HB 4724 were passed by the House late last night by slim margins. SB 639 is still in committee in the Senate....

Thursday, December 10, 2015

FLINT — State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) would like to invite residents to a health fair on Saturday, Dec. 12, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church, 1309 N. Ballenger Highway in Flint. Vendors will be available to cover a number of topics relating to the health of you and your family.

 

WHO:            State Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint)

 

WHERE:        Bethel United Methodist Church

                     1309 N. Ballenger Highway

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Friday, December 4, 2015

FLINT — As part of National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) — a national observance established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) — state Representative Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) will be partnering with the Flint/Genesee County Influenza Vaccination Disparities Partnership alongside Genesee Health Plan to host a press conference on Monday, Dec. 7, at 10:15 a.m. to be held at Hamilton Community Health Network to raise awareness of the importance and benefits of flu...

Thursday, November 12, 2015

LANSING – State Representatives Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit), LaTanya Garrett (D-Detroit), Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint), Julie Plawecki (D-Dearborn Heights) and state Senator Bert Johnson (D-Detroit) announced at a Capitol press conference today a bipartisan, bicameral bill package that would establish clean, drinkable, affordable water as a human right, and reform the shut-off process and assure that water is accessible for Michigan residents. The legislators were joined by Melissa Mays, a Flint mother, and Nicole Hill from Detroit....

Thursday, November 5, 2015

LANSING — State Representatives Phil Phelps (D-Flushing) and Sheldon Neeley (D-Flint) are pushing for a federal investigation into the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) after a story came out today claiming the DEQ knowingly dropped two lead test samples to avoid exceeding a federal drinking water standard. Had these tests been counted, action could have been taken earlier on the water crisis in Flint.

Rep. Neeley is also calling for DEQ Director Dan Wyant...

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