Lee Chatfield

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Opinion | We want to work with Gov. Whitmer. She chose partisanship instead.

Opinion | We want to work with Gov. Whitmer. She chose partisanship instead.

May 15, 2020 | Lee Chatfield

House Speaker Lee Chatfield writes that Michigan is ‘worse off’ because Gov. Gretchen Whitmer chose a legal battle rather than uniting with lawmakers to fight the coronavirus. History shows there’s a better way, he writes.

 

Opinion | Current, former Republican Speakers seek Michigan jail reform

Opinion | Current, former Republican Speakers seek Michigan jail reform

May 24, 2019 | Lee Chatfield, Craig DeRoche, Jase Bolger

Incarceration rates are down and our neighborhoods are safer. But there’s still more work to be done on criminal justice reform, say three leading Republicans.