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Senator Kim LaSata

LaSata announces drawing contest for schoolchildren

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Kim LaSata announced on Wednesday a new drawing contest open to all schoolchildren in the 21st Senate District to submit a drawing of their favorite Michigan landmark. “With our kids stuck at home because of the stay at home order, it has been a challenge to keep them engaged in…
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Senator Ed McBroom

McBroom: Help available during coronavirus emergency

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Ed McBroom reminded Upper Peninsula residents on Tuesday that help is available for those who are having a difficult time during the governor’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” executive order. “The governor’s stay home order and other measures that have been taken to slow the spread of the coronavirus are helping,…
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Senator Curt VanderWall

VanderWall op-ed: Doing our part to beat COVID-19

By Sen. Curt VanderWall 35th Senate District The situation we are facing in Michigan, across the nation and around the world is unprecedented in our lifetimes; we have never encountered a global pandemic as serious as the COVID-19 coronavirus. Yet while we face extraordinary challenges, we have never been more prepared to meet them. We…
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Senator Ruth Johnson

Johnson urges governor to move May election to August

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Ruth Johnson on Monday sent a letter to the governor urging her to reconsider her decision not to postpone the May 5 election and to combine it with the August election so clerks have time to prepare and protect election workers and the public. “Election workers handling the ballots from thousands…
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