73rd District Representative Peter MacGregor

MacGregor proclaims recent Bloomberg report as positive news for Michigan’s recovery Michigan ranked second on national economic report State Rep. Peter MacGregor recently hailed a new report that shows Michigan has the second-best economic record in the nation. The Bloomberg Economic Evaluation of the States report recently placed Michigan’s recovery second only to North Dakota in terms […]

Redistricting takes Rockford out of 73rd

State Representative Pete MacGregor explains his current district and the proposed new 73rd District boundaries. If the new districting stands, which he believes it will, City of Rockford will no longer be grouped with Cannon and Courtland Townships as part of the 73rd District.

City will be grouped with Cedar Springs, Sparta, Walker and Grandville  by BETH ALTENA For the last ten years the City of Rockford has sat in the center of the 73rd House of Representatives District, served by Pete MacGregor, Tom Pearce and Doug Hart. Census figures prompted a Republican-designed shift of political districts, which, unless […]

73rd District Representative Peter MacGregor

MacGregor-meeting

MacGregor votes on sound, balanced budget four months ahead of schedule Just five months into the 96th Legislature, Michigan legislators delivered a properly balanced budget to Gov. Snyder based on real numbers. State Rep. Peter MacGregor voted in favor of the historic budget, which includes the $1.1 billion in spending reductions needed to get Michigan […]

MacGregor votes to reform welfare benefits

Lawmaker applauds effort to help residents become self-sufficient The Michigan House recently approved legislation continuing a 48-month limit on welfare benefits for able-bodied adults. House Bills 4409 and 4410 limit assistance to able-bodied individuals to 48 months, provides penalties for not meeting work and education requirements, and ensures illegal immigrants do not receive benefits. “Changing our welfare […]

73rd District Representative Peter MacGregor

Peter MacGregor

Governor’s proposal is a proposal—budgeting is a process by PETER MACGREGOR State Representative 73rd District Since the Governor unveiled some of his ideas and his budget proposal, my office phone and e-mail inbox has been flooded with ideas, encouragement, concerns, misconceptions and sometimes outright misinformation from constituents about what will happen in this upcoming budget. […]