Michigan Senate Republicans Press Releases


Damoose celebrates Cheboygan behavioral health center

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. John Damoose on Friday celebrated the opening of McLaren Northern Michigan’s Justin A. Borra Behavioral Health Center in Cheboygan. “The opening of this center is a big step forward in addressing one of the most pressing health crises facing our region,” said Damoose, R-Harbor Springs. “I was honored to be a part of the grand opening celebration and proud to have

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Senate hosts 28th annual Memorial Day Ceremony

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Rick Outman joined his Senate colleagues in welcoming veterans, Blue Star Mothers and Gold Star families from across the state for the Senate’s 28th Annual Memorial Day Service. Outman was part of the opening ceremony and introduced members of the Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, along with members of the Michigan House of Representatives and Senate staff who served

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Senator Jim Runestad

Runestad joined by Vietnam veteran at Senate’s annual Memorial Day service

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Runestad, R-White Lake, on Thursday welcomed former U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. William Brown to the state Capitol as his special guest for the Senate’s annual Memorial Day service honoring Michigan’s fallen service members. During his enlistment, Brown served 14 months as scout in Vietnam. Following the conclusion of his military service in 1965, he went on to work for 40

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Sen. Lindsey to host office hours throughout 17th District

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Jonathan Lindsey on Thursday announced he has scheduled office hour meetings for the month of June. The senator will be available to answer questions and provide information and assistance, as well as take suggestions on issues affecting families, businesses, and communities in the district. No appointment is necessary. Lindsey’s upcoming office hours are as follows: Monday, June 5 2:30 – 3:30

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Damoose welcomes 37th District veteran to state Capitol

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. John Damoose , R-Harbor Springs, welcomed Chief Petty Officer Tyler Benson to Lansing on Thursday morning as his guest for the Senate’s 28th Annual Memorial Day Service. Benson joined the U.S. Coast Guard right out of high school and served for 23 years until his retirement this year. He has been stationed in Sandy Hook, N.J.; Buffalo, N.Y.; Yorktown, Va.; New

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Theis welcomes 22nd District veterans to state Capitol

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Lana Theis, R-Brighton, welcomed 22nd District residents Armando and Terri Ramos to the Capitol as her guests for the Michigan Senate’s 28th Annual Memorial Day Service on Thursday. Petty Officer 3rd Class Armando Ramos is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, where he served for five years. Senior Airman Terri Ramos served six years in the U.S. Air Force. The two

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