Month: December 2016

**PHOTO ADVISORY** Sen. Zorn, Dr. Bell attend signing of legislation to help stop overdoses in Michigan schools

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn, R-Ida, and Dr. Stephen Bell (right) joined Lt. Gov. Brian Calley on Wednesday as Calley signed bipartisan legislation allowing school districts in the state to stock naloxone, an antidote used to treat an opioid overdose in an emergency situation. Bell is an osteopathic physician with a practice in Newport. He…
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Sen. Dale Zorn scores perfect voting record in 2016

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate recorded 857 roll call votes in 2016, and Sen. Dale Zorn made sure to cast a vote on every single one of them. “The people of Monroe and Lenawee counties sent me to Lansing to be their voice in the state Senate,” said Zorn, R-Ida. “At the foundation of…
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Senate’s skilled trades legislation headed to the governor

Zorn co-sponsored skilled trades act LANSING, Mich. — Legislation sponsored by Sen. Dale Zorn as part of a legislative package to update and improve guidelines and standards for skilled trade professions is on its way to the governor to be signed. “As a small business owner who employs and depends on highly skilled workers, I…
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Bill offering better rural health care headed to governor

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan House of Representatives on Thursday gave final approval to legislation to define the scope of practice for specially trained nurses. Under House Bill 5400, due to increased freedom and independence for health care providers, people in rural areas such as Branch and Hillsdale counties and parts of Jackson County would…
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