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Sen. Jim Stamas comments on State of the State address

LANSING—After listening to the governor’s 2015 State of the State address Tuesday night, Sen. Jim Stamas, R-Midland, issued the following statement: “Governor Snyder outlined a positive vision for Michigan that builds on the achievements we’ve made to improve our great state and energizing our economy. During my tenure serving Michigan over the last several years,…
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Sen. MacGregor reacts to State of the State address

LANSING, Mich. – State Sen. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford, issued the following statement Tuesday after Gov. Rick Snyder delivered his 2015 State of the State address: “I campaigned on a pledge to right-size state government and make it more effective and efficient. The governor’s announcement that he will combine the departments of Human Services and Community…
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Photo Advisory: Sen. Shirkey welcomes guest to the Capitol for State of the State

LANSING—State Sen. Mike Shirkey, R-Clarklake, stands in the Senate chamber with Jackson County GOP Executive Committee Member Hank Choate (left). Choate joined Shirkey for Gov. Rick Snyder’s fifth State of the State address Tuesday night. Note: Click the image for a print-quality version. This and other photos are also available by visiting and clicking…
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Zorn to head Senate Local Government Committee

LANSING—Sen. Dale Zorn will chair the Senate Local Government Committee and serve as vice chair on another committee during the 98th Legislature. “I know that our local governments can play a tremendously important role in helping grow our economy and improve the lives of Michigan residents,” said Zorn, R-Ida. “With more than 30 years of…
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