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McBroom, Cambensy visit Marquette students for March is Reading Month

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Ed McBroom and Rep. Sara Cambensy joined the March is Reading Month activities this month by visiting a Marquette school on Monday. “As a legislator and as a parent, it is important that we foster a love of reading with our children,” said McBroom, R-Vulcan. “Establishing that solid foundation is vital…
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Sen. MacDonald announces student art contest finalists

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Michael D. MacDonald on Monday announced the finalists for his “Make Macomb Your Home” local student art contest. Residents will be able to vote in polls online Monday evening until March 25 to pick the winners in each of three categories: elementary, middle school and high school. “My goal with this…
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**PHOTO ADVISORY** Sen. Barrett tours tornado damage in Shiawassee County

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Tom Barrett, R-Charlotte, on Friday talked with Shiawassee County homeowners affected by a tornado that touched down Thursday evening. Barrett joined Rep. Ben Frederick, R-Owosso, to see the impact of the storm, which damaged over 60 homes with 12 properties being reported as total losses. ### Editor’s note: The above photograph…
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Rep. Frederick, Sen. Barrett praise resiliency of Shiawassee County following tornado

State Rep. Ben Frederick and Sen. Tom Barrett expressed appreciation for first responders and praised the resiliency of people in Shiawassee County after a tornado tore through the area on Thursday evening. The legislators toured the storm damage today, meeting community members who were affected. “The storm damage we viewed is very devastating. It’s a…
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