Month: October 2015

Horn available for comments following joint committee hearing at LSSU

Who:               State Sen. Ken Horn, R-Frankenmuth. What:             The Senate Commerce, Transportation, and Economic Development and International Investment committees are set to hold a rare joint hearing on the campus of Lake Superior State University on Monday, Nov. 2. The committees will meet to consider and take public testimony on Senate Resolution 105, which urges the…
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**PHOTO ADVISORY** Sen. Dale Zorn welcomes area fire chief to Capitol

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn, R-Ida, welcomed Fire Chief Carl Arnold to the Michigan Senate on Thursday. Arnold is a veteran of the Ida Township (Michigan) Fire Department and serves currently as fire chief for the Spencer Township (Ohio) Fire Department. He was at the Capitol to testify before the House Workforce and Talent…
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Ullom family testifies on Stamas memorial bill

Measure would designate ‘Corpsman Aaron D. Ullom Memorial Bridge’ LANSING, Mich. — The family of U.S. Navy Corpsman Aaron Ullom testified on Thursday in support of Sen. Jim Stamas’ legislation to permanently honor Ullom, who was killed in Afghanistan in July 2011 while saving the life of a marine. “Corpsman Aaron Ullom is an American…
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Senate approves Zorn resolution urging safe, permanent nuclear spent fuel storage

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate on Thursday approved Sen. Dale Zorn’s resolution calling for the completion of federal facilities for safe storage of spent nuclear fuel. “We need a safe, permanent waste storage site that is not on the shores of the Great Lakes,” said Zorn, R-Ida. “Over the last 30 years, the nuclear…
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