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Jim Stamas honored as 2014 Legislator of the Year by Michigan dentists

LANSING—Sen. Jim Stamas was named 2014 Legislator of the Year by the Michigan Dental Association (MDA) on Friday. MDA President Dr. Martin Makowski presented the award to Stamas in recognition of his efforts to improve access to dental care in the state. “It is an honor to receive this award from the Michigan Dental Association…
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Sen. Stamas committed to constituent service, drops off 9,000 free publications

LANSING—Sen. Jim Stamas announced on Friday that his office has dropped off 9,000 copies of various publications to libraries, chambers of commerce and offices of city and county government throughout the 36th Senate District. “I believe that public service begins with serving the public, so providing the best constituent service possible has always been a…
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Stamas, Pettalia join Bill Speer at Michigan Press Association annual luncheon

LANSING—Sen. Jim Stamas and Rep. Peter Pettalia attended the Michigan Press Association (MPA) Governor’s Luncheon with Alpena News editor and publisher Bill Speer on Friday at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids during the organization’s annual convention. Speer will be taking over as the MPA’s new president this year after serving as an…
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Zorn applauds River Raisin battlefield project as top trust fund recommendation

LANSING—Sen. Dale Zorn applauded the city of Monroe for its proposal to purchase land adjacent to the River Raisin battlefield. The plan was the top priority in the Natural Resources Trust Fund (NRTF) board’s land acquisition project recommendations. “The River Raisin National Battlefield Park is the site of the devastating Battle of Frenchtown and is the…
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