Rep. Glenn, the Chair of the Michigan House Appropriations subcommittee for the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy, talks about subcommittee passage this week of a budget proposal for the fiscal year starting Oct. 1st. The plan includes $15 million for a dam safety emergency fund, with a reporting requirement so the public will know how the money is used.
The Michigan House today approved Rep. Annette Glenn’s plan to enhance government accountability by protecting state employees who speak out about potential problems within their departments. It’s Glenn’s latest effort at making state government more open and accountable.
Rep. Annette Glenn, R-Midland, today said she’s ready to help determine and implement reforms that could help prevent embezzlement cases like one recently uncovered in the Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy.