News From Rep. Camilleri

Thursday, November 16, 2017

TRENTON — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) hosted a Veterans Town Hall last night at Trenton City Hall. Camilleri was joined by state Sen. David Knezek (D-Dearborn Heights), along with experts from the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency and Wayne County Veterans Services.

“The men and women who served our country put their lives on the line for our safety, comfort and well-being. The least we can do is help them navigate the often confusing process of...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

LANSING — State Reps. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township), Sherry Gay-Dagnogo (D-Detroit), Jeremy Moss (D-Southfield), Kristy Pagan (D-Canton) and Robert Wittenberg (D-Huntington Woods) have introduced legislation to make voting and registering to vote more convenient. The bills seek to modernize the registration process and remove outdated barriers to the ballot box.

“Voting is an essential right that is at the foundation of our democracy and is the basis of our responsibility as citizens,” Camilleri said. “We...

Thursday, November 2, 2017

LANSING — Today, the Michigan House of Representatives voted on House Bill 5013, which makes various changes to the state’s auto no-fault insurance system. The bill failed to pass. In response, state Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) issued the following statement:

“Today, I voted against HB 5013, a bill pushed by the auto insurance industry that would change auto insurance in our state. The fact is this bill makes no guarantee of long-term decreases in...

Thursday, November 2, 2017

LANSING — Today, the House Education Reform Committee voted to send Senate Bill 574 to the full House. State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) attempted to amend the bill, but committee members voted it down. In response, Camilleri issued the following statement:

“Today’s vote to allow for-profit charter schools to have access to voter-approved enhancement millages is the clearest example of our state Legislature transferring public education dollars to the pockets of for-profit companies. I...

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D-Brownstown Township) sent letters to the Michigan Department of Transportation yesterday asking for reviews of two railroad crossings: one on Sibley Road in Huron Township, and one on Van Horn Road in Woodhaven. In addition, he issued the following statement: 

“Yesterday I sent two letters to the Michigan Department of Transportation requesting Diagnostic Study Team Reviews on two Downriver railroad crossings. These teams, made up of individuals from the...