News From Rep. Love

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

LANSING — The Progressive Women’s Caucus (PWC) stands behind an effort to require paid sick leave for many workers in the state of Michigan. A new bill introduced by PWC Chairwoman Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) would allow workers to take earned, paid time off to recover from illnesses or care for a sick family member, and would require employers to allow workers to accrue one hour of sick leave for every 30 hours they work. PWC...

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

DETROIT — State Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) is announcing that she will host a series of town hall meetings to discuss important issues with her constituents. The March 6 O’clock Series will feature 90-minute meetings starting at 6 p.m. every Monday in March. The first event will take place Monday, March 6, at the Redford Township District Library, 25320 W. Six Mile Road in Redford Township, and discuss the latest developments in the Flint water...

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) is proud to announce the launch of a monthly public affairs cable show. The half-hour program, “From Lansing with Love,” will bring residents of the 10th House District interesting guests to talk about a wide variety of subjects.

“I’m excited to bring this new project to my constituents,” Love said. “I encourage everyone to tune in for a series of subjects and guests that will entertain and inform.”...

State Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) speaks to Charles Ferrell, director of public programs at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, during the first episode of “From Lansing with Love.”
Friday, January 27, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) has been elected to serve as chairwoman of the Progressive Women’s Caucus, a group of bicameral Lansing legislators committed to fighting for equal pay, paid sick leave, equal access to affordable health care and other critical issues affecting women and their families. Other leaders elected include state Rep. Erika Geiss (D-Taylor) as vice chairwoman, state Rep. Donna Lasinski (D-Scio Township) as secretary and state Rep. Leslie Love (D-Detroit) as treasurer.

Friday, January 27, 2017

“I would like to thank House Speaker Tom Leonard and Democratic Leader Sam Singh for appointing me to the House Committees on Workforce and Talent Development, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Regulatory Reform, and especially for naming me Democratic vice chairwoman of the Workforce and Talent Development Committee. While all three of these committees perform important roles, I am particularly excited about the interaction between the Workforce and Transportation committees. As our state begins the monumental...