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Huizenga Announces GLRI Grant to Protect Macatawa Watershed

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga, Republican Co-Chair of the House Great Lakes Task Force, announced that the Macatawa Area Coordinating Council has been awarded a $190,000 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) grant by the Great Lakes Commission. The Macatawa Area Coordinating Council’s project will encourage prolonged use of cover crops and increased installation of grassed waterways, where ... Read more »

Huizenga Joins Rotarians, United Way, Community Members to Help Disabled Muskegon Heights Veteran

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) joined the Muskegon Rotary, the United Way of the Lakeshore, Muskegon area high school students, Baker College Students, and members of the West Michigan community to assist with repairs, painting, and removing yard debris at the home of Melvin Dunbar, a disabled U.S. Army Veteran, in Muskegon Heights. This event was part of the broader “Day of Caring” init... Read more »

Huizenga Announces 2019 Congressional App Challenge

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) announced the start of the 2019 Congressional App Challenge (CAC). The CAC is a competition aimed at encouraging middle and high school students to learn how to code by creating their own applications. The Challenge is intended to highlight the value of computer science and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education. “The Congressional App C... Read more »

Huizenga to hold Telephone Town Hall on Wednesday

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On Wednesday, Congressman Huizenga will be holding a telephone town hall with residents across the Second District at 2:15 PM. Constituents can sign up on the website to participate via phone or they can stream audio of the call on Huizenga.House.Gov/Live. During the call, Congressman Huizenga will take a variety of questions from residents on issues facing our nation and impacting West Michigan. ... Read more »

Huizenga to Hold Office Hours in Grandville on Wednesday

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On Wednesday, August 28th, Congressman Bill Huizenga will be meeting with constituents in his Grandville Office from 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM. These office hours will be hosted in a small group setting where constituents can discuss issues they are having with a federal agency, concerns over federal policy, and share their thoughts on prospective legislation. The meetings will be scheduled in 15 minute ... Read more »

Huizenga Staff Mobile Office Hours Schedule for August

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Each month, Congressman Huizenga's staff will be traveling across West Michigan to assist constituents who have questions or need assistance with a federal agency. These mobile office hours present constituents throughout the Second District with an opportunity to meet and discuss issues with a member of Congressman Huizenga's staff in a personalized setting. Below are the times and locations for ... Read more »

Huizenga Statement on the Passing of Ann Huizenga

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Congressman Bill Huizenga released the following statement after announcing the passing of his mother Ann Huizenga. Our family is saddened at the loss of our mother and grandmother, Ann who went to be with our Lord on Monday. Mom was a strong & determined woman who fought through difficulties growing up in Depression-era Flint MI. She loved music, dance, art, & travel but most of all her family. Read more »

Huizenga Joins Colleagues in Introducing Legislation to Protect Individuals with Pre-Existing Conditions

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On Friday, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) joined Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler (WA-03), Congressman Dan Newhouse (WA-04), Congresswoman Ann Wagner (MO-02), and the author of the legislation, Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-05), in introducing H.R. 4159, the Protecting Patients with Pre-existing Conditions Act. This legislation will amend the Health Insurance Portability and Accountabilit... Read more »

Michigan Delegation Members Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Renew and Expand Funding for the Great Lakes

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On Friday, members of the Michigan congressional delegation introduced bipartisan legislation to reauthorize and expand funding for the Great Lakes. House Great Lakes Task Force Co-Chairs Congressman Bill Huizenga and Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) joined U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters and U.S. Representatives Jack Bergman (MI-01), John Moolenaar (MI-04), Dan Kildee (MI-05), F... Read more »

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