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Senator Lana Theis

Theis to Biden DOJ: Parents aren’t terrorists

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Lana Theis introduced a resolution on Wednesday condemning the Biden administration’s Department of Justice for inhibiting parents’ constitutional rights to free speech. Senate Resolution 86 comes in response to the Biden DOJ’s recent memo seeking to weaponize federal authorities to investigate parents for expressing their opinions at school board meetings throughout…
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Sen. Dale Zorn

Senate approves Zorn county infirmary bill

LANSING, Mich. — Monroe County would be given oversight of its county infirmary under legislation sponsored by Sen. Dale Zorn and approved by the Michigan Senate on Wednesday. “This reform would provide for greater local control and involvement in the operations of county infirmaries, including one in Monroe County,” said Zorn. R-Ida. “By giving the…
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Senator Michael D. MacDonald

Senate approves MacDonald’s Raise the Age fix

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate on Wednesday approved Sen. Michael D. MacDonald’s legislation to fix an oversight in the 2019 effort to raise the age of legal adulthood within the state’s court system. “This is still about focusing on a more effective way to rehabilitate young offenders and giving them a chance to change…
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Senate passes legislation to give parents, students additional tools toward successful education

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Ken Horn on Tuesday voted in favor of legislation that would create Michigan Opportunity Scholarship Accounts that can be used by families for education or learning expenses. “Our state constitution guarantees students a free education,” said Horn, R-Frankenmuth. “The reality is the pandemic has left a number of students far…
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