News From Rep. Zemke

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

ANN ARBOR — State Representative Gretchen Driskell (D-Saline) was in her district Monday to listen to how middle-class families have been impacted by Republican tax increases and education cuts in Michigan. The event, held at Washtenaw ISD in Ann Arbor, is one of the House Democrats’ Listening Tour stops, in a series across the state. Joining Driskell at the event were state Reps. Jeff Irwin (D-Ann Arbor), David Rutledge (D-Ypsilanti) and Adam Zemke (D-Ann Arbor).

“As representatives,...

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

ANN ARBOR — State Representative Adam Zemke (D-Ann Arbor) announced today his schedule for his in-district coffee hours. The events are an opportunity to meet the representative, discuss local and state matters, and hear about upcoming legislative initiatives. Zemke encourages his constituents to come with thoughts and concerns regarding the state and community.

Zemke will hold coffee hours:

  • The first Saturday of every month, starting March 2, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Brewed Awakenings, 7025 E. Michigan
  • ...
Friday, February 15, 2013

LANSING — State Representative Adam Zemke (D-Ann Arbor) announced today that he has been appointed to the Governor’s Talent Investment Board. The appointment was made by Speaker of the House Jase Bolger (R-Marshall). Zemke will be one of two members of the House of Representatives, and the only Democrat, to sit on the board.

“I am excited and honored to be appointed to the Governor’s Talent Investment Board,” Zemke said. “Collaborative efforts, like this board, are our...

Thursday, February 7, 2013

LANSING — State Representative Adam Zemke (D-Ann Arbor) expressed optimism today that some of the proposals Gov. Rick Snyder outlined in his budget presentation would help members of his district. However, Zemke remains concerned about the funding details of initiatives, including the expansion of early childhood education.

“I strongly support giving Michigan kids a head start by improving access to early education, but if we agree that it is vital to generations of future Michiganders, then we...

Friday, January 25, 2013

LANSING — State Representative Adam Zemke (D-Ann Arbor) announced today that he will serve on the House Appropriations Committee. In that capacity, he will be a member of the Department of Education subcommittee and will be the Democratic vice chairman of the Joint Capital Outlay and Community Colleges subcommittees.

“I am excited to get to work setting the spending priorities for our state and all Michiganders,” Zemke said. “I believe that the state’s budget is a reflection...

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