MacGregor invites local fire chief to House ceremony honoring 9/11 anniversary

State Rep. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford, attends the second annual 9/11 ceremony held by the Michigan House of Representatives with Courtland Township Fire Chief Mickey Davis.

The Michigan House of Representatives Tuesday hosted a ceremony honoring first responders and Michigan natives lost in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. State Rep. Peter MacGregor invited Courtland Township Fire Chief Mickey Davis to the event. “Sept. 11, 2001 was a tragic day in our nation’s history that we must never forget so […]

MacGregor states concerns over kindergarten funding

State Rep. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford, issued the following statement recently in response to his vote against the House Fiscal Year 2013 School Aid Budget: “Although there were many positive reforms in this budget, I have serious concerns with the change in how kindergarten is funded. The budget takes away half of the funding for kindergarten […]

EDUCATION BLACKBOARD

MacGregor votes to protect strong schools, provide choices for parents Education options increased for students, parents State Rep. Peter MacGregor recently voted for sweeping reform legislation approved by the Michigan House giving parents, without any other choice, more education options for their children by allowing more charter schools to open their doors. Senate Bill 618, […]

MacGregor hosts state champion Rockford varsity volleyball team at Capitol

Lawmaker honors championship team and coach on statewide title State Rep. Peter MacGregor was joined in Lansing on Thursday, Dec. 15 by the Class A state champion Rockford High School varsity volleyball team. The Lady Rams visited the state Capitol to celebrate their state title win. MacGregor was proud to welcome the student-athletes to Lansing, […]

MacGregor coordinates Cyber Safety presentations in Rockford middle schools

Rep. Peter MacGregor shakes hands with East Rockford Middle School Principal Mike Ramm during a cyber-safety presentation that MacGregor coordinated for students on December 2, 2011.

State Rep. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford, recently coordinated presentations on cyber safety for sixth- through eighth-grade students at East and North Rockford middle schools. The presentations, customized through the Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative (CSI), inform students about common Internet predator techniques and appropriate responses to cyber bullying. Students are cautioned about revealing personal information on social […]