Rep. Drew MacEwen's Email Updates


Throughout the year, you've heard me talk a lot about the need for emergency powers reform. That's been a top priority for me, and for our entire caucus, ever since Governor...

Nov. 30, 2021

Tomorrow at 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., the bipartisan Tax Structure Work Group (TSWG) will be holding virtual tax town halls for residents of several legislative districts, including the 35th. The...

Oct. 12, 2021

Throughout this year's 105-day legislative session, one of our top priorities as House Republicans was pushing to implement emergency powers reform. Out of concern the governor would continue to rule by...

Sept. 28, 2021

Many of you have been contacting me regarding the governor's recent decision to mandate vaccination for most state employees, health and long-term care workers. It's unfortunate the issue of vaccination has...

Aug. 18, 2021

In my last email update, I discussed the House Republican case for emergency powers reform. All session long, we attempted to convince the majority that the Legislature should have more involvement...

May 24, 2021

During floor action on Friday, I made a motion to pass a resolution that would have waived previously established cutoff dates and allowed my emergency powers reform bill to be considered...

April 19, 2021

As we near the end of session, which is scheduled to adjourn April 25, I have been intently focused on the issue of emergency powers reform. For more than a year...

April 16, 2021

On Thursday, I will be hosting a telephone town hall meeting from 6-7 p.m. During the call, I'll provide a short update on this year's legislative session and then spend the...

March 23, 2021

On Tuesday, I took part in a House Republican press conference to unveil our 2021-23 operating budget proposal. Contrary to the governor's proposal, which would unnecessarily grow government and raise taxes,...

Feb. 18, 2021

The 2021 legislative session is under way. Legislators convened at the Capitol last Monday to pass temporary rules that allow us to meet remotely for the next several months. While a...

Jan. 22, 2021