State of Union Reaction
7:53 am
Wed February 13, 2013

Michigan Representatives react to State of the Union Address

Fred Upton
Fred Upton
Credit Official U.S. House photo

West Michigan Republican Fred Upton welcomes President Obama's call for bi-partisanship in his State of the Union Address Tuesday night. Upton issued a statement saying adding jobs and improving the economy should be a priority (Mlive Kalamazoo story).

Republican Congresswoman Candice Miller says she's opposed to the President's call for a national commission to make it easier to vote. Miller, who was Michigan's Secretary of State before serving in Congress, issued a statement saying she opposes federal mandates when the problem seems to be in a few states (Detroit News Story)