Our region is coming together to help those who have been affected by this tragedy. The devastation is heartbreaking, and I will be working to help residents recover. Please visit this page for more resources that are available to help those in need.
Federal, state, and local authorities, as well as public health experts are all working together to limit the spread of the virus and protect the American people. See the link below for more resources available to Michigan residents, including direct payments, tax relief, and loans for small businesses.
Under this much-needed legislation, individuals will receive a $1,200 tax rebate and joint filers will receive $2,400, including retirees. The amount decreases in phases for those making more than $75,000 and $150,000, respectively. There is also a $500 credit per child, so a family of four will receive $3,400 in total.
Congressman Moolenaar's office has helped hundreds of veterans who need assistance with the VA, including benefits and military service awards.
August 7, 2020 Press Release
"This funding will support efforts to stop the opioid crisis in mid and northern Michigan,” said Congressman John Moolenaar. “This grant gives Ferris State the flexibility to use the funds in the in the best way possible to meet the needs of the community and prevent opioid abuse."
August 1, 2020 Press Release
"Trooper Caleb Starr was dedicated to serving our state and protecting our communities as a member of the Michigan State Police at the Lakeview Post. Today, I am praying for his wife, his daughters, and all of his colleagues in law enforcement as they mourn his passing."