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AUDIO: Congressman Huizenga holds Telephone Town Hall with West Michigan Residents

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Yesterday, Congressman Huizenga hosted a telephone town hall with residents across West Michigan while traveling to Washington, D.C. Rep. Huizenga stopped along the Pennsylvania Turnpike to give an update on the Senate-passed relief package for families and small businesses while providing assistance to hospitals and medical professionals. During the call, the Congressman took a variety of questio... Read More »

Huizenga Speaks in Support of Bipartisan Coronavirus Relief Package

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga spoke in support of the bipartisan legislation to provide relief to West Michigan residents, small businesses, and medical professionals. The CARES Act passed the House today by voice vote and now heads to the President’s desk for his signature. Below is the video of Congressman Huizenga’s speech as well as a copy of his remarks. Congressman Bill Huizenga I rise to... Read More »

Huizenga Hosts Facebook Live Update, Announces Telephone Town Hall

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Earlier today, Congressman Huizenga provided an update to West Michigan residents via Facebook. During the update, Rep. Huizenga discussed the latest developments in Washington as well as Governor Whitmer's "stay at home" executive order. Congressman Huizenga also announced that he will be hosting a telephone town hall this coming Thursday at 5:45 PM. Residents of the Second Congressional District... Read More »

Grand Haven Tribune: Huizenga answers questions during Telephone Town Hall

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Questions about the possible future and more concerning the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were some of the topics brought up during a telephone town hall meeting with West Michigan’s congressman on Friday. U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga, R-Zeeland, hosted the telephone event, which garnered thousands of listeners, some of whom were selected to ask their questions live. “When are we going back to normal?” ... Read More »

WWMT: West Michigan congressman tells constituents: 'Do not go away on spring break'

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Put those vacations on hold, U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga told constituents Friday during a telephone town hall meeting. Members of Congress have stopped holding town halls in front of their constituents because of the COVID 19 virus, but they've been taking questions, and holding telephone conferences. Huizenga hosted one Friday, March 20, 2020. He said thousands listened in over the phone and on the ... Read More »

Huizenga talks Helping West Michigan Families, Small Business on Fox 17

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Yesterday, Congressman Huizenga spoke to Fox 17 about legislation to help West Michigan families and small businesses that have been impacted by COVID-19. As WXMI reports, "the first two packages of bills included provisions for free coronavirus testing, money for SNAP and WIC programs and also provides many workers with up to two-weeks of paid leave, if they are being treated or tested for the vi... Read More »

Huizenga Discussees the Impact of COVID-19, Answers Questions on WHTC

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Earlier this morning, Congressman Huizenga joined WHTC for an extended conversation on COVID-19. During the interview, Rep. Huizenga addressed a variety of questions regarding the impact of the coronavirus in West Michigan, measures the federal government has already passed, and what legislative actions could be on the horizon. To listen to Congressman Huizenga's weekly interview on WHTC, click he... Read More »

Huizenga Provides COVID-19 Update, Announces Telephone Town Hall on Friday

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga gave an update on the latest information on federal action surrounding COVID-19 and how it is impacting West Michigan. Additionally, Rep Huizenga announced he will be holding a telephone town hall with constituents on Friday, March 20th at 9:30 AM. To participate in the telephone town hall constituents can sign up at Huizenga.House.Gov/Live. Congressman Huizenga's ... Read More »

Huizenga Supports Bipartisan Legislation to Combat the Coronavirus

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) voted in support of legislation to assist families, small businesses, and communities across West Michigan as they confront challenges created by COVID-19. H.R. 6201 the Families First Coronavirus Response Act passed the House by a vote of 363 to 40.. “It is critical that Congress works in a bipartisan manner to combat COVID-19 as well as the health and eco... Read More »

Huizenga Announces Updated Office Operations

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) announced changes to his office operations. Staff members serving West Michigan in the nation’s capital will telecommute for the next week. In West Michigan, the Grandville Office will remain open for business but will employ social distancing measures. This means the office will not be conducting face to face meetings. In case of an emergency, staff will b... Read More »

Staying Healthy: Information on the Coronavirus

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I am reaching out to ensure you have the best available information to protect and care for yourself and your loved ones as we learn more about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) considers the coronavirus to be a serious public health threat. It is important that you are aware of the disease and the efforts necessary to prevent its spread. Symptoms Coronavir... Read More »

Huizenga Calls on Congress to Strengthen Its Commitment to the Great Lakes by Addressing Erosion Concerns and Combating Asian Carp

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Yesterday, in testimony before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) laid out how Congress can take a leadership role in addressing Great Lakes erosion, protecting the Great Lakes from Asian carp by moving forward on the Brandon Road project, and preserving the Great Lakes for future generations. As Co-Chair of the Great Lakes Task Force, Congress... Read More »

Huizenga Works to Help Muskegon Residents, meets with Federal Agency to discuss Muskegon Family Care

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) met with Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to discuss the sudden disruption in health care for Muskegon County residents due to the possible closure of Muskegon Family Care. After the meeting Congressman Huizenga released the following statement: “First and foremost my top priority is making sure the patients at Muskegon Family Care contin... Read More »

Huizenga to Host Resource Fair for Veterans on March 6th

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On Friday, March 6, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) will be hosting a Veterans Resource Fair in Oceana County. The resource fair is designed to help veterans, as well as the surviving family of veterans, learn about and discuss the different resources available to the veteran community at the local, state, and federal level. The Veterans Resource Fair will take place from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at VF... Read More »

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