PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Matthew Bierlein, of Vassar, is joined by Chief Michael Hadd of the Village of Reese Police Department on Thursday, Sept. 7 during a special ceremony at the state Capitol commemorating the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. The ceremony honors first responders and members of the military from Michigan, including those who died in the line of duty in the past year. Bierlein represents Reese as part of the 97th Michigan House District.
State Rep. Matthew Bierlein, of Vassar, today issued the following statement as Democrats in the House have officially canceled session for the remainder of the year with the implementation of Sine Die this week. The procedural move comes as the Democrat majority shifts from 56-54 to an even 54-54 split of representatives following recent elections […]
State Reps. Matthew Bierlein and Mike Hoadley have introduced new legislation that provides practical solutions to the state’s controversial deer baiting ban. The proposals allow for deer and elk baiting in some circumstances and offer clarity to existing law. Requirements for baiting will include obtaining a free license, not using more than 10 gallons of […]
Reps. Joseph Aragona, Matthew Bierlein, Phil Green and Gina Johnsen today unveiled legislation that condemns forced labor, protects children and positions Michigan to lead by example. The bills specifically forbid state funds from being used to purchase or subsidize any project that utilizes forced labor or child labor. This includes, but is not limited to, […]
As possible conflicts of interest continue to stack up in the Legislature, state Rep. Matthew Bierlein called for prioritizing needed transparency and accountability measures to deliver people a model of state government they can trust. Recent reports have disclosed two different Democrat legislators may be involved in conflict of interests related to legislation that would […]