Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies

2022 Congressionally Directed Spending Requests


The following requests are listed in alphabetical order. You can find the Senator’s financial certification letter for the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies here

Alpena Community College: Oscoda Center for Workforce Innovation

Recipient Name: Alpena Community College (ACC)
Project Purpose: Create lab spaces and related CTE instructional programs in the areas of: (1) Aerospace Technology; (2) Nursing and related health care programs; (3) Advanced Manufacturing; and (4) IT technicians to support greater broadband access across Northeast Michigan
Project Location: Oscoda
Requested Amount: $1,900,000


CMU’s Mobile Health Clinic Community Project

Recipient Name: Central Michigan University (CMU)
Project Purpose: Provide mobile health screenings that effectively reach remote communities and offer  ease of access
Project Location: Mount Pleasant
Requested Amount: $441,400

CMU Tele-Psychiatry Outreach for Suicide Prevention in Rural Medically Underserved Communities

Recipient Name: Central Michigan University (CMU)
Project Purpose: Provide tele-psychiatry outreach and increase access to services, with a focus on reducing youth suicide deaths and attempts
Project Location: Mount Pleasant
Requested Amount: $960,000


Dodge Hall Renovation / Recharge

Recipient Name: Oakland University
Project Purpose: Renovate laboratories to convert them to medical research labs and purchase materials for an irradiator
Project Location: Rochester
Requested Amount: $750,000

Eastside Community Hub Revitalization Project

Recipient Name: City of Mount Clemens and City of Eastpointe
Project Purpose: Necessary improvements to public facilities for supporting afterschool programming and economic mobility
Project Location: Mount Clemens / Eastpointe
Requested Amount: $480,000

Genesee Intermediate School District (GISD) School Nursing Pilot Program

Recipient Name: Genesee Intermediate School District
Project Purpose: Create a school nursing pilot program
Project Location: Flint, Genesee County
Requested Amount: $1,000,000

Grand Rapids Area Low-Income Housing Program

Recipient Name: City of Grand Rapids
Project Purpose: Fund and expand a housing pilot to improve housing affordability, health outcomes, and weatherization efforts
Project Location: Grand Rapids
Requested Amount: $250,000

Health Sciences Program Expansion – Physical Therapy Assistant and Medical Assisting

Recipient Name: Lake Michigan College
Project Purpose: Developing a new Physical Therapy Assistant program and expanding a current Medical Assisting program
Project Location: Benton Harbor
Requested Amount: $860,000

Levin Center at Wayne State University Law School

Recipient Name: Wayne State University Law School
Project Purpose: To create an endowed professorship at Wayne State University to focus on research and teaching of legislative oversight and related subjects and to fund the establishment of the Levin Center’s State Oversight Academy.
Project Location: Detroit
Requested Amount: $3,000,000

Lurie Terrace Senior Apartment Renovations

Recipient Name: City of Ann Arbor
Project Purpose: Reinvest in the building using green and energy efficient materials and add health and safety features for seniors
Project Location: Ann Arbor
Requested Amount: $2,000,000

Master of Science Physician Assistant (MSPA) Program

Recipient Name: Oakland University (OU)
Project Purpose: Establish the OU Community Health Clinic and Wellness Center
Project Location: Rochester
Requested Amount: $1,600,000

Michigan Apprenticeship Program Plus (MAP+)

Recipient Name: Macomb Community College (MCC)
Project Purpose: Fund and build on the MAP+ program for four years
Project Location: 14500 E. 12 Mile Road; Warren, MI; 48088
Requested Amount: $610,000

Mobile Healthcare Learning Initiative

Recipient Name: Lansing Community College (LCC)]
Project Purpose: Acquire and outfit a Class A RV Mobile Skills Laboratory to provide training for in-demand health care jobs
Project Location: Lansing
Requested Amount: $400,000

Monroe County Community College – Health Sciences

Recipient Name: Monroe County Community College (MCCC)
Project Purpose: Construct additional facilities to expand health sciences programs that meet current and future industry demands
Project Location: Monroe
Requested Amount: $2,000,000

OSF St. Francis Hospital Cancer Care Center

Recipient Name: OSF St. Francis Hospital
Project Purpose: Relocate and expand cancer and oncology services in rural area
Project Location: Escanaba
Requested amount: $1,500,000

Strengthening Equitable K-12 Access to Education to the Lansing Area via Free Over the Air Services

Recipient Name: Michigan State University / WKAR
Project Purpose: Completing final stage and developing a model for public broadcasting stations to leverage broadcast infrastructure to effectively provide digital access to students.
Project Location: Lansing
Requested Amount: $1,000,000