State Rep. Mark Tisdel of Rochester Hills, at right, is joined by the family of the late Donald Eugene Bishop at the state Capitol on Thursday, Oct. 7. Bishop, also of Rochester Hills, served as a state representative between 1967 and 1970 and as a state senator from 1971 to 1982. Bishop passed away on May 28 at the age of 88.
State Rep. Mark Tisdel today said an audit showing poor administration of a federal program by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) exemplifies broader failures at the agency.
State Rep. Mark Tisdel and the Michigan House of Representatives today approved Tisdel’s bipartisan plan to replace personal property taxes (PPT) on rented heavy equipment with a tax that will simplify the collection process for businesses and local governments.