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Sen. Jim Stamas

Stamas supports historic auto insurance reform

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas on Friday voted to send the governor a bipartisan agreement to guarantee lower auto insurance rates for Michigan drivers. “I have long supported reforms to reduce Michigan’s highest-in-the-nation car insurance rates, which are having a tremendous impact on family budgets throughout our state,” said Stamas, R-Midland. “This historic and…
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**PHOTO ADVISORY** Stamas welcomes Iraq War veteran for Senate’s Memorial Day Service

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas, R-Midland, welcomed Sgt. Joseph McLosky from Hope to the state Capitol on Thursday for the Michigan Senate’s 25th Annual Memorial Day Service, which honored Michigan’s fallen soldiers. McLosky served in the U.S. Army from 2003 until 2012. In October 2007, he was injured in an IED blast while serving…
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Sen. Jim Stamas

Senate budget chairman comments on updated state revenue estimate

LANSING, Mich. — After state fiscal and economic leaders at Friday’s annual May Consensus Revenue Estimating Conference released their economic and state tax revenue projections that are used to set parameters for the fiscal year 2020 budget, Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Jim Stamas, R-Midland, issued the following statement: “It’s good news that our economy is…
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Senate passes FY 2020 budget plan

LANSING, Mich. — Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Jim Stamas this week supported Senate passage of a fiscal year 2020 budget plan that increases education and road funding while living within the state’s means. “The Senate budget is a responsible plan that uses existing resources to help improve Michigan for families, workers and job creators,” said…
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