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Senator Ed McBroom

McBroom bills to combat meth approved by Senate

LANSING, Mich. — Legislation that would help combat the spread of methamphetamine abuse in Michigan was approved by the state Senate on Wednesday. Senate Bills 170 and 599, sponsored by Sen. Ed McBroom, would place restrictions on the amount of ephedrine or pseudoephedrine a person may purchase per month and per year. “Meth abuse and…
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Senator Lana Theis

Theis presents Lucas Vetter with special tribute

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Lana Theis on Wednesday welcomed Lucas Vetter and his family to the floor of the state Senate to present the Rose Township fourth grade student with a special tribute for his efforts to bring lifesaving LUCAS Chest Compression Systems to area fire stations. “Lucas Vetter is an inspiration,” said Theis, R-Brighton.…
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Senator Tom Barrett

Sen. Barrett to hold February coffee hours

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Tom Barrett, R-Charlotte, has announced his February coffee hours. Coffee hours are open to residents of the 24th Senate District to express their opinions or concerns about state government or to request assistance with a state issue. No appointment is necessary. Barrett will be available to meet with constituents at the…
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Stamas, Allor, MAMA announce Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport identified as top location for potential spaceport

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas and Rep. Sue Allor joined the Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association (MAMA) on Tuesday to announce the findings from an initial site-selection process for potential horizontal space launch sites in Michigan. The site-selection process, which was conducted over the past eight months, identified the Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport as the top candidate…
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