Skip to:

In the Legislature

Greig Addresses Colleagues in the House Chambers

In her third term as state representative, Christine was elected by democratic colleagues to serve as the Democratic Leader.  In this capacity, Christine leads the caucus of 52 members in legislative and electoral work.  In her second term, Chris served as the House Democratic Floor Leader overseeing the voting processes for the caucus.  Her focus is strengthening collaboration and teamwork to achieve progressive democratic solutions for our state. In 2017, Christine was also honored with the prestigious Sander Levin Elected Official of the Year award by the Oakland County Democratic Club, Legislator of the Year for the Michigan Federation of College Democrats and the Excellence in Education - Legislator honor from the Michigan Association of Computer Users in Learning (MACUL) and AT&T.

In her first term, Christine was one of only three Michigan legislators to be chosen for the 2015 Bowhay Institute Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD) program.  This prestigious program is sponsored by the Council of State Government - Midwest.  Christine completed her fellowship program with colleagues from 11 midwestern states and two Canadian provinces. 

Committees

  • Government Operations (Vice Chair)
  • House Fiscal Agency Governing Committee

Caucus and Legislative Organization Member

  • House Democratic Caucus (Leader)
  • The Women Legislators' Lobby (WiLL) - State Director
  • Progressive Women's Caucus
  • Disability Awareness Caucus (Founding Member)
  • Asian Pacific Islander American Caucus
  • Talent and Place Caucus
  • Auto Caucus
  • Great Lakes Legislative Caucus - Council of State Governments, Midwest
  • Women in Government
  • Let America Vote - National Board of Advisors

Lead Sponsored Legislation

  • Forming a state-wide Teachers Council to improve teacher attraction and retention
  • Requiring Accountability and Transparency to Michigan's For-profit Charter Schools
  • Banning Employers from Asking about Past Compensation when Hiring
  • Requiring Employers to Make Job Descriptions with Pay Ranges Available to Employees
  • Banning Microbeads from Our Waters
  • Bringing Benefit Corporations to Michigan
  • Restoring the Homestead Property Tax Credit
  • Repealing Michigan's "Rape Insurance" Law
  • Removing Honors Penalties for Students with Excused Religious Holiday Absences
  • Increasing Setbacks around Homes, Schools, Day Cares and Hospitals for Fracking Wells
  • Modernizing Unemployment Payment Adjustments for Part-time to Part-time Employment
  • Regulating Puppy Mills in Michigan
  • House Resolutions Honoring the Work of Michigan PTA, International Women's Day, Women in Science and Technology and Diwali