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Senate OKs Zorn’s bill to help prevent opioid abuse

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate on Thursday approved Sen. Dale Zorn’s legislation to help combat the state’s growing opioid addiction epidemic. “Opioid abuse is impacting every community in our state and nation, and Monroe and Lenawee counties have been one of the hardest hit,” said Zorn, R-Ida. “This is about taking every step we…
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Zorn bill adds tow trucks, utility vehicles to ‘move over’ law

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan drivers would be required to slow down and move over when approaching a vehicle with amber flashing lights under legislation introduced on Wednesday by Sen. Dale Zorn. “This is about helping save lives,” said Zorn, R-Ida. “Stopping on the side of a road or highway and getting out of a service…
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Zorn, Kahle applaud $2M for redevelopment project

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn and Rep. Bronna Kahle are applauding a $1 million grant and a $1 million loan being awarded to the city of Tecumseh to address brownfield conditions at the former Tecumseh Products facility. “The grant and the loan will help the city clean up an old industrial site and put it…
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Senate approves MPSERS reform

LANSING, Mich. — The Senate has approved a reform to the Michigan Public School Employees Retirement System (MPSERS) to address a nearly $30 billion unfunded liability and ensure Michigan’s teachers have a quality retirement, said Sen. Jim Stamas. “I am committed to providing a good education to our children and a secure retirement for our…
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