News From Rep. Sabo

Thursday, February 16, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Terry Sabo (D-Muskegon) has been appointed to serve on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, filling a vacancy left after former Rep. Brian Banks resigned from office earlier this month. This appointment marks the representative’s fourth committee assignment, in addition to his service on the House Local Government and Agriculture committees, as well as serving as the Democratic vice chairman for the Military and Veterans Affairs Committee. Rep. Sabo is one...

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

MUSKEGON HEIGHTS — State Rep. Terry J. Sabo (D-Muskegon Heights) has participated in a number of events throughout the Muskegon Heights area over the past several weeks to help fight the potential closure of Muskegon Heights High School, which the School Reform Office announced earlier this year was slated for potential closure in June. Most recently, Rep. Sabo participated in a SRO review process at the invitation of Muskegon Heights Public School Academy Superintendent Alena...

Friday, January 27, 2017

“I am honored to have received the appointments from Speaker Tom Leonard and Democratic Leader Sam Singh to serve on the House Local Government and House Agriculture committees, as well as the vice chairman for the House Military and Veterans Affairs Committee. I have arranged my first meeting with committee Chairman Jason Wentworth, and I look forward to collaborating with him and my fellow committee members to provide real-world, bipartisan solutions to the many problems...

Friday, January 20, 2017

“I am saddened to hear of this action today, as it means that the state is more comfortable displacing hundreds of students, upsetting their academic routines, and jeopardizing their education, than it is adequately funding our public schools. It is shameful that the governor has known for months that we are underfunding our schools by nearly $1,200 per pupil, yet nothing was done. No additional funding or resources were provided to help keep these schools...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Terry Sabo (D-Muskegon) joined his House colleagues today to open the new legislative session at the ceremonial swearing-in held in the House Chamber at the state Capitol. Rep. Sabo was sworn in by state Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack, and was joined by his wife Denise and his daughter Ryan Swanson.

“There are a lot of challenges facing our state right now, and I am ready to roll up my...

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