Speaker Wentworth talks to Capitol reporters on the House floor Tuesday after the passage of House Joint Resolution R, which would change the state’s term limits law to allow lawmakers more time in each chamber while reducing the overall time they could serve at the Capitol. Speaker Wentworth says the plan, which Michigan residents would vote on this November, would also strengthen disclosure requirements for members of the House and Senate.
LANSING, Mich. — Speaker of the House Jason Wentworth and Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey on Wednesday announced the Legislature will send legislation to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer that would suspend the state’s tax on gasoline and diesel fuels to provide Michigan drivers immediate financial relief.
Speaker of the House Jason Wentworth today released the following statement after the Michigan Independent Pharmacy Association named state Rep. Julie Calley their legislator of the year after the passage of Pharmacy Benefit Manager reform:
Speaker Wentworth says economic development legislation moving through the Legislature in December reflects part of a larger focus on long-term job retention and growth in Michigan.