Rep. Meerman speaks to attendees at the Let Them Play Rally on Saturday.
State Rep. Luke Meerman, of Coopersville, issued the following statement after the governor lifted her ban on winter sports today:
“The governor’s methods are confusing at best. It is clear she is referencing no scientific data or statistical information in her decision making. While I’m pleased to hear the ban has finally been lifted, I am very interested to hear Gov. Whitmer’s reasoning for extending it only to lift it a few days later.
“I want to thank, and was proud to stand alongside, members of my community and all of the student-athletes, parents and coaches from across Michigan who attended the Let Them Play rally at the Capitol on Saturday, forcing the governor to hear our message loud and clear.”
State Rep. Luke Meerman, of Coopersville, today issued a letter urging Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to pause additional federal unemployment benefits and redirect those funds in back to work initiatives.
LANSING, Mich. —State Sen. Jon Bumstead, R-Newaygo, and Rep. Luke Meerman, R-Coopersville, issued the following statement in response to Gov. Whitmer’s announcement regarding MIOSHA COVID-19 work rules: