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Archive for September, 2013

Senate Votes To Shut Down The Government

Sept. 30, 2013, Fairfax, VA—Americans for Limited Government President Nathan Mehrens today issued the following statement in response to the Senate voting down a continuing resolution that would fund the government and delay the individual mandate under Obamacare: “When Obamacare was enacted, it was without a single Republican supporting it. Now, Harry Reid has decided […]

Significant Choice And Lower Than Expected Premiums Available in the new Health Insurance Marketplace

A new report released today by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) finds that in state after state, consumers will see increased competition in the Health Insurance Marketplace, leading to new and affordable choices for consumers. According to the report, consumers will be able to choose from an average of 53 health plans […]

Bill Signed To Help Fill Funding Gap For Affordable Housing Projects

Legislation is one of six bills earning governor’s support LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder signed a bill that will help fill a gap between what a developer can pay and what banks are willing to lend for commercial mixed-use and multifamily residential developments. Senate Bill 347, sponsored by state Sen. Mark Jansen, clears the […]

2013 Mackinac Bridge Walk Social Media Promotion Winners Announced

– The public shared more than 230 bridge walk memories with MDOT on Instagram and Twitter, including 186 photos and six videos – Remus resident Rachel Baldwin won a tour of the top of the Mackinac Bridge after the photo she shared was chosen at random. – Lisa Hensel of Parker, Colo., won a Pure […]

Business Expansion, Community Improvement Projects Win State Approval

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Economic Development Corporation today announced Michigan Strategic Fund approvals of incentives and grants to seven projects across the state that in total will mean nearly $111.1 million in private investment and 333 new jobs in Michigan. “Today’s wide ranging new projects will all lead to greater economic opportunities for people […]

MDOT reopens lanes for easier, safer Labor Day holiday travel

August 28, 2013 — The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will make travel easier for motorists this Labor Day holiday by lifting traffic restrictions on 96 of 140 projects statewide. Beginning at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, and continuing until 6 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3, MDOT will suspend construction wherever possible on state roads and […]

ALG blasts Senate Republican ‘failure of courage’ on defunding Obamacare

Sept. 27, 2013, Fairfax, VA—Americans for Limited Government President Nathan Mehrens today issued the following statement condemning the U.S. Senate for invoking cloture on a continuing resolution that ultimately will allow Obamacare to be funded: “It is extremely disappointing that a number of Senate Republicans led by Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Whip John […]

Grand Rapids To Host 13Th Annual CEOs For Cities National Conference – Sept 29th-Oct 1st

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 19, 2013 – CEOs for Cities, an innovation lab and network of urban leaders from throughout the country, will bring its national conference to Grand Rapids from September 29 through October 1. The organization includes representatives from many sectors working together to build, advance and sustain the next generation of great […]

Americans for Limited Government praises Sen. Ted Cruz filibuster against Obamacare, Urges American People to #MakeDCListen

Americans for Limited Government President Nathan Mehrens issued the following statement praising Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) for mounting a filibuster against funding Obamacare, and urged Americans to make their voices heard in this debate: “One of Jimmy Stewart’s seminal roles was in Mr. Smith Comes to Washington where the title character that he plays takes […]

Snyder: More than 1,000 Structurally Unemployed Get Jobs Through Innovative Public Sector-Private Sector Partnerships

LANSING, Mich. – More than 1,000 structurally unemployed Michigan residents have been placed in full-time jobs through the state’s Community Ventures program since its launch a year ago, Gov. Rick Snyder announced today. “The Community Ventures program is an innovative approach to one of our toughest challenges: Providing a path to employment for people who’ve […]

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