House Passes 'Hire Michigan First' Plan

State waits for Senate to protect jobs for Michigan workers, taxpayer dollars LANSING – House Democrats today passed State Representative Fred Miller’s (D-Mount Clemens) “Hire Michigan First” plan, which rewards companies that employ 100 percent Michigan workers with state economic development incentives.  The aggressive job-creation plan also cracks down on…

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Miller Supports Key State Government Reforms

Plan to hold elected officials accountable now heads to Senate LANSING – State Representative Fred Miller (D-Mount Clemens) today voted in favor of an ethics package that will bring much-needed reforms to state government and hold legislators accountable. The measures that will prohibit lawmakers from becoming lobbyists for two years…

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Miller Praises Plan to Ban Foreclosures for 90 Days

House plan will protect homeowners who seek help to avoid foreclosure LANSING – State Representative Fred Miller today threw his support behind a plan to aid struggling homeowners by creating a 90-day foreclosure moratorium for those who seek help. The plan unveiled today provides a 90-day reprieve from foreclosure for…

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Hire Michigan First plan creates jobs for residents

By State Rep. Fred Miller Published in The Macomb Daily March 2, 2008 Business-as-usual is not working in Michigan. For too long, our state has struggled with the highest unemployment in the country. Far too many of the hard-working men and women of our state — everyday folks who have years of experience…

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