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Sen. Horn applauds governor’s call for increase in skilled trade funding

LANSING—State Sen. Ken Horn, R-Frankenmuth, chairman of the Senate Economic and International Investment Committee, issued the following statement Wednesday after listening to Gov. Rick Snyder’s fiscal year 2016 state budget presentation. “I am pleased that the governor’s budget plan continues to be fiscally responsible while also maintaining investments to increase support for the key priorities…
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Stamas announces office hours in Standish and Midland

LANSING—Sen. Jim Stamas announced Wednesday that he will conduct office hours in Standish and Midland this month. The office hours are open to residents to express their opinions or concerns about state government or to request assistance with a state issue. The Standish office hours will be held on Friday, Feb. 20 from 11 a.m.…
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Sen. MacGregor remarks on governor’s 2016 budget plan

LANSING, Mich.—State Sen. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford, issued the following statement after Gov. Rick Snyder presented his Fiscal Year 2016 budget proposal Wednesday at a joint hearing of the Senate and House Appropriations committees: “Michigan’s remarkable economic comeback over the past four years shows no signs of stopping, but despite our state’s growth, we are facing…
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Sen. Jim Stamas comments on governor’s budget plan

LANSING—After listening to Gov. Rick Snyder’s presentation of his proposed state budget on Wednesday, Sen. Jim Stamas, R-Midland, issued the following statement: “Governor Snyder outlined a responsible plan that balances our state budget while also building on our commitment to education. “Importantly, the governor’s plan includes continued investment in our schools and local governments. Schools…
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