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FIRST & 42 Forum: Meet Matt Hall

FIRST & 42 Forum: Meet Matt Hall

From FIRST & 42 Forum To help our community members make informed choices in the upcoming election, we asked candidates running for important local, state, and national seats to participate in our Forum to help you get to know them better. We will share responses...

Great Lakes Education Project Endorses Matt Hall For Representative

Great Lakes Education Project Endorses Matt Hall For Representative

LANSING –The Great Lakes Education Project (GLEP) today proudly endorsed 30 lawmakers for re-election to the state House of Representatives.  Each of the lawmakers has demonstrated a real and lasting commitment to Michigan students, and reforms to Michigan’s public...

Emergency House Oversight Committee to Review Executive Orders

Emergency House Oversight Committee to Review Executive Orders

From WBCK 95.3: Emergency House Oversight Committee to Review Executive Orders Written By Tim Collins State Rep. Matt Hall, of Marshall, has been named chair of a new joint bipartisan oversight committee that will review past, present and future executive orders from...

Detroit Sports Legend Places First Bet On Sports In Michigan

Detroit Sports Legend Places First Bet On Sports In Michigan

From WBCK 95.3: Detroit Sports Legent Places First Bet On Sports In Michigan  Written By: Nate Adams The first official sports bet in Michigan was made by a Detroit sports legend on Thursday, March 12th. Republican State Representative Matt Hall (Marshall) was in...

Michigan bill would shine brighter light on CPS

Michigan bill would shine brighter light on CPS

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — When a child who had contact with Children’s Protective Services dies, state law requires that an independent watchdog review CPS’s actions leading up to the death.  The Office of Children’s Ombudsman (OCO) is tasked with determining...

Michigan House OKs bills aiming to improve child-abuse assessments

Michigan House OKs bills aiming to improve child-abuse assessments

From Daily News: Michigan House OKs bills aiming to improve child-abuse assessments Written By: David Eggert LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s child-welfare law would be updated to clarify that caseworkers must make contact within 24 hours to assess the well-being of...

New bill aims to crack down on phony emotional support animals

New bill aims to crack down on phony emotional support animals

From Fox 17: New Bill Aims To Crack Down On Phony Emotional Support Animals Written by: Aaron Parseghian LANSING, Mich. — A new bill aims to crack down on fake emotional support animals. State Rep. Matt Hall, R-Marshall, is proposing a bill to crack down on phony...

Audit expedited for Grand Rapids Home for Veterans

Audit expedited for Grand Rapids Home for Veterans

 A June audit for the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans showed $300,000 from residents’ accounts being “severely misplaced,” according to a Michigan House of Representatives press release.