News From Rep. Yanez

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

STERLING HEIGHTS - State Representative Henry Yanez (D-Sterling Heights) is letting his constituents know that services are available to those who need home heating assistance this winter.

“I responded to countless calls as a paramedic and firefighter from people worried about a neighbor or family that might be literally freezing to death in their homes,” Yanez said. “These situations are absolutely preventable thanks to the resources and help offered in Michigan, and I want residents...

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

LANSING - State Representative Henry Yanez (D-Sterling Heights) said today that Republican policies have hurt Michigan’s middle-class families and haven’t kick-started an economic recovery in the state, despite what Gov. Rick Snyder claimed in his annual State of the State address.

“The governor’s address was, unfortunately, more of the same lip service in how he plans to move Michigan forward when we all know his policies have failed the citizens of our state,” said Yanez....

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

LANSING - State Representative Henry Yanez (D-Sterling Heights) today was sworn in to his inaugural term representing the residents of Sterling Heights and Warren in the Michigan House of Representatives. The lawmaker, along with the other 109 members of the Michigan House, took the oath of office during a ceremony at the state Capitol marking the beginning of the 97th Legislature.

“I’m excited to roll up my sleeves and get to work right away representing...

Monday, December 17, 2012

STERLING HEIGHTS - State Representative-Elect Henry Yanez, who will represent the 25th House District, took the oath of office today in Sterling Heights. Representative-Elect Yanez will officially begin his first term in office on Jan. 1, 2013.

“I am humbled for the privilege to be elected to the House of Representatives and have the opportunity to help craft legislation to fulfill the promises I gave the voters: guaranteeing our children have a quality...