Michigan Senate Republicans


Senator Thomas A. Albert

Sen. Albert: The Constitution is not subject to the whims of the Governor

Senator Thomas Albert criticizes Governor Whitmer’s attempt to circumvent the Michigan Department of Education, the State Board of Education and the state Constitution through her creation of a competing education bureaucracy, “MiLEAP.” (February 22, 2024)

Senator Joseph Bellino

Sen. Bellino: Remembering Charlie Parmley and Joe McQuany

Senator Joe Bellino remembers Charlie Parmley and Joe McQuany, whose work with Alcoholics Anonymous helped millions get sober. (February 27, 2024)

Senator Jon Bumstead

Sen. Bumstead: Recognizing Wetland Conservation Week

Senator Jon Bumstead is joined by Senators Joe Bellino and John Damoose to support a resolution to designate January 28 through February 3, 2024, as Wetland Conservation Week and to recognize Ducks Unlimited, Inc. on their achievements in habitat conservation. (January 10, 2024)

Senator Kevin Daley

Sen. Daley Celebrates "March is Reading Month" 2024

March is the perfect time to celebrate the love of reading! Senator Kevin Daley celebrates by reading “If I Were a Lineworker,” illustrated by Anna Stieve.

Senator John Damoose

Sen. Damoose Celebrates "March is Reading Month" 2024

March is a great time to recognize the importance of reading. To celebrate “March is Reading Month,” Senator John Damoose reads “You Are Special,” by Max Lucado.

Senator Roger Hauck

Sen. Hauck: No Vote Explanation for SB34

As a former union leader, Senator Roger Hauck explains why his is voting no on Senate Bill 34 and the importance of preserving Right-to-Work for Michigan workers. (March 14, 2023)

Senator Michele Hoitenga

Sen. Hoitenga Stands Up for Women and Mothers

Senator Michele Hoitenga speaks in support of her amendment to Senate Bill 351, which simply specifies that this legislation related to producing breast milk respectfully applies to women. (October 18, 2023)

Senator Mark Huizenga

Sen. Huizenga Celebrates "March is Reading Month" 2024

Senator Mark Huizenga celebrates “March is Reading Month” by reading “Don’t Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late,” by Mo Willems.

Senator Ruth Johnson

Sen. Johnson: February is American Heart Month

Senator Ruth Johnson speaks in support of her resolution to recognize February 2024 as American Heart Month and February 7, 2024, as “National Wear Red Day.”

Senator Dan Lauwers

Sen. Lauwers Celebrates "March is Reading Month" 2023

Senator Dan Lauwers celebrates “March is Reading Month” by reading from “Sleep Tight Farm,” by Eugenie Doyle.

Senator Jonathan Lindsey

Sen. Lindsey: Border Crisis Affects Every Corner of Our Nation

Senator Jonathan Lindsey warns that the border crisis is affecting Michigan, yet the legislature is putting butterflies and milkweed ahead of our people. We cannot stand idly by while our communities are put at risk by the devastating effects of President Biden’s open border policies. (February 28, 2024)

Senator Ed McBroom

Sen. McBroom: Reject "One Size Fits All" Approach to Weeds

Michigan farmers pay the price for Michigan’s approach to weed management. Senator Ed McBroom urges his colleagues to vote no on House Bill 4857 to protect local control and protect farmers. (February 28, 2024)

Senator Aric Nesbitt

Sen. Nesbitt: Stronger Borders, Safer Communities

To combat the effects of Biden’s open border crisis, Senate Republicans want to eliminate sanctuary cities and crack down on those who smuggle fentanyl into our communities.

Senator Rick Outman

Sen. Outman: Recognizing Blue Star Mothers

Senator Rick Outman speaks in support of his resolution to recognize February 1st as Blue Star Mother’s Day in the state of Michigan, and speaks of the important role they serve for members of our armed forces. (February 1, 2024)

Senator Jim Runstead

Sen. Runestad: What I Saw At the Border

“No walls, no security, just a wide open road leading straight into our country.” Senator Jim Runestad says that if his colleagues had seen what he had seen at the open border, maybe they would have voted to protect Michigan citizens. (February 29, 2024)

Senator Lana Theis

Sen. Theis Speaks in Support of Her Amendment to SB 195

Senator Lana Theis speaks in support of her amendment to Senate Bill 195, which would require Licensing and Regulatory Affairs to detail each of the policy changes related to nursing homes the department has made in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. (May 9, 2023)

Senator Roger Victory

Sen. Victory honors 2022 Flag Day

Michigan State Senator Roger Victory honors 2022 Flag Day.

Senator Michael Webber

Sen. Webber Celebrates "March is Reading Month" 2024

Senator Michael Webber reads from “Do Unto Otters,” by Laurie Keller, and encourages students to celebrate “March is Reading Month.”

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