• President Calls on State, Local Governments to Pass Paid Sick Leave Laws

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Engage Michigan January 16, 2015 Contact: Marissa Luna, 989-798-3051, marissa@engagemichigan.org President Calls on State, Local Governments to Pass Paid Sick Leave Laws Paid sick leave legislation long overdue in Michigan MICHIGAN – Yesterday, President Barack Obama called on Congress to pass the Healthy Families Act, which would allow millions of working […]

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  • Mothers, Activists Call on Medolac Laboratories to Engage in Dialogue with Black Mothers in Detroit

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Engage Michigan January 13, 2015 Contact: Marissa Luna, 989-798-3051, marissa@engagemichigan.org Mothers, Activists Call on Medolac Laboratories to Engage in Dialogue with Black Mothers in Detroit Company attempting to recruit African-American and low-income women sell breast milk  DETROIT – On Tuesday, mothers and community activists held a press conference calling on […]

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  • Legislators Pass Bill To Prohibit Local Governments from Serving Citizens

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Engage Michigan December 9, 2014 Contact: Marissa Luna, 989-798-3051, marissa@engagemichigan.org Legislators Pass Bill To Prohibit Local Governments from Serving Citizens Bill interferes with local governments’ ability to give workers the right to earn paid sick days LANSING — Today, the Michigan Competitiveness Committee passed a bill banning local governments from […]

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  • Advocacy Groups Push for Paid Sick Day Legislation in Michigan

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Engage Michigan November 13, 2014 Contact: Marissa Luna, 989-798-3051, marissa@engagemichigan.org Advocacy Groups Push for Paid Sick Day Legislation in Michigan Legislation would help workers, businesses and improve Michigan’s economy LANSING — Today, a number of advocacy organizations held a press conference at the state Capitol to highlight the positive impacts that […]

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