News From Rep. Sneller

Thursday, January 25, 2018

LANSING — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) introduced legislation today as part of the “Teachers for Michigan” education plan — a 21st-century overhaul of the state’s K-12 schools — designed to prepare the best, attract the brightest and retain the finest Michigan educators.

“A great education gives students the freedom and the tools they need to be successful. That starts by having the best teachers in the classroom, and it is critical that we do everything we...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

LANSING — Tonight, the House and Senate convened for a joint legislative session to hear Gov. Rick Snyder give his eighth and final State of the State address. In response, state Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) issued the following statement:

“I was heartened to hear the governor affirm his commitment to investing in our state’s education system, and I hope that this is more than yet another empty promise. After years of underfunding our schools to...

State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) attends Gov. Rick Snyder’s eighth State of the State address with special guest Dr. Lisa Hagel, superintendent of the Genesee Intermediate School District, on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at the state Capitol in Lansing.
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

BURTON — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) has announced his January schedule for in-district coffee hours. These coffee hours allow residents the opportunity to stop in and have an informal conversation with the representative about how to improve state government, or simply to share concerns and ideas.

Rep. Sneller’s January coffee hours will be held on:

  • Friday, Jan. 5, from 10 a.m. to noon at Scotti’s Coney Island, 5522 Lapeer Road in Burton
  • Friday, Jan. 19, from 8-10
  • ...
Thursday, December 7, 2017

LANSING — Last week, hundreds of current and retired first responders, firefighters and police officers joined with representatives from municipal organizations and Democratic legislators to rally against legislation that would strip these retirees of their hard-earned health care protections. When faced with this legislation on the floor, Democrats successfully negotiated with House leadership to adjust the bill’s language to reflect recommendations that both municipal groups as well as labor groups could agree on.

“Our firefighters and police...

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

GRAND BLANC — State Rep. Tim Sneller (D-Burton) will be hosting a free Health Insurance Enrollment Forum, along with the Genesee Health Plan, to help residents navigate through the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance Marketplace, the Genesee Health Plan, Healthy Michigan and Medicaid enrollment processes. The Health Insurance Enrollment Forum will be held Saturday, Dec. 9, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Grand Blanc Senior Center, located at 12632 Pagels Drive in Grand Blanc.

“Being able...