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LaSata secures funding for local projects in FY 2022 state budget

LANSING, Mich. — The state Legislature this week sent the final pieces of the state budget to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer for approval. If signed, the fiscal year 2022 budget would be complete. State Sen. Kim LaSata led the charge on ensuring local projects in Berrien County received funding — including money to help build a…
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Senator Michael D. MacDonald

MacDonald secures funding for Families Against Narcotics

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Michael D. MacDonald has secured state funding in the approved fiscal year 2022 budget to support addiction awareness, information and recovery services by Macomb County-based Families Against Narcotics. “A key part of winning the battle against drug abuse is erasing the stigma associated with addiction and encouraging more people struggling with…
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Schmidt applauds passage of 2022 budget, local projects for 37th District

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Wayne Schmidt joined his colleagues this week in voting to approve the fiscal year 2022 state budget. “This budget highlights several of my priorities and does so without raising taxes. It funds the state’s most important needs and puts us on solid financial ground as we look toward the future,”…
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VanderWall supports balanced 2022 budget that prioritizes Michigan families, economic recovery

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Curt VanderWall on Tuesday voted to approve a balanced fiscal year 2022 state budget plan focused on increasing investments to support Michigan families and build up a healthy economy that benefits everyone. “We approved a responsible budget that prioritizes helping Michigan’s families, workers and economy continue to recover from the pandemic,”…
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