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Lisa Allmendinger on April 25th, 2014

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Belinda Tsao for the photos and information in this story.) Patty McCarthy and Charles Skelton were among the panelist’s at Thursday’s ‘Growing Jobs in Michigan’ town hall hosted by Congressman Tim Walberg in Saline inside the city council chambers. The April 24 panelists included: Bruce Brownlee, senior executive administrator […]

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Attention Chelsea High School artists. Congressman Tim Walberg has issued an invitation to all high school students from the 7th district to participate in this year’s annual Congressional Art Competition. The winning piece of art will be displayed in the Cannon Tunnel to the U.S. Capitol, along with the winners from the other congressional districts […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on March 2nd, 2013

Following Thursday’s passage of the Violence Against Women Act, Congressmen Tim Walberg had this to say: “As a husband, father of a daughter and grandfather of a granddaughter, I am strongly committed to ensuring that all women have access to the resources they need to protect themselves, their children and their families,” he said in […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 16th, 2013

Congressman Tim Walberg voted in favor of H.R. 273, which prevents Members of Congress, the President’s Cabinet, the Vice President, and other non-military federal employees from receiving an automatic pay-raise. The legislation would overturn an Executive Order issued by President Baraka Obama in December 2012 to provide federal employees with a 0.5 percent pay raise, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on February 9th, 2013

Congressman Tim Walberg recently voted in favor of H.R. 444,  known as the  “Require a PLAN Act,” obligating the president to submit a budget that balances within 10 years, or provide a supplemental budget plan identifying when the federal budget would balance. “Unfortunately, the Senate and our president have repeatedly failed at the most basic […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 24th, 2013

Congressman Tim Walberg voted in favor of H.R. 325, the “No Budget, No Pay Act,” on Jan. 23, which requires both the House and Senate to pass a budget within the next three months, or Congress members won’t get paid. “The Senate needs to be held accountable for not passing a budget in almost four […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 19th, 2013

  Tommy Golding has been nominated by Congressman Tim Walberg for the U.S. Air Force Academy. Golding was one of 20 students from the 7th district nominated for appointment to the U.S. Service Academies. The nominees will now be considered for the 2017 class at West Point, the U.S. Air Force Academy, the  U.S. Merchant […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 31st, 2012

Although the medals earned by Dexter Township resident Michael Favre while serving in Iraq were awarded 20 years after he completed his tour of duty, finally holding them in his hands was worth the wait. Especially impressive was the Kuwait Liberation Medal from Saudi Arabia, which was nestled in a beautiful green box. Favre served […]

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