Rutledge Says Part Time Legislature Would Hurt Citizens By Bob Eccles • Jan 29, 2013 TweetShareGoogle+Email David E. Rutledge 54th District State Representative (D) State lawmakers are considering whether they could get their work done on a part-time basis, but one local legislator doesn't like the idea. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles. Listen Listening... / Report on part-time legislature proposal Tags: david rutledgestate legislatureTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Rutledge Wants More Help for Local Governments By Bob Eccles • Jan 16, 2013 A local state legislator says he'll be closely watching Governor Snyder's state-of-the-state address tonight, hoping to hear a plan for more help for struggling local governments. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles. Zemke Says Education and Jobs are Top Priorities By Bob Eccles • Jan 11, 2013 Newly-elected 55th district state representative Adam Zemke says he's ready to get to work in Lansing, with education and jobs topping his list of priorities. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.