Month: March 2017

Sen. Zorn to hold a coffee hour in Milan on April 11

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn has announced that he will conduct a district coffee hour in Milan on Tuesday, April 11. Coffee hours are open to residents to express their opinions or concerns about state government or to request assistance with a state issue. The coffee hour will be held from 5 to 6…
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**PHOTO ADVISORY** Monroe students’ sign on display in Zorn’s Senate office

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn, R-Ida, recently welcomed Monroe High School students Starlyn Higgins, Travis Lenta and Nick Bradburn to the state capital. The students presented Zorn with a “Thankful for Our Michigan Roots” sign they made in their welding classroom. The sign is on display in Zorn’s Senate office. Joining the students were…
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Infrastructure is king; let’s not undermine it

After eight months of fact-finding, the commission created by Gov. Rick Snyder to study Michigan’s infrastructure systems recently presented its findings. Thirty-nine percent of our roads and 27 percent of our bridges are structurally deficient. Aging water and sewer infrastructure systems also led to closures at nearly 25 percent of Michigan beaches due to contamination…
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Senate approves ‘Good Jobs for Michigan’ package

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate on Wednesday approved legislation sponsored by Sen. Jim Stamas to help the state attract new and expanded business investments that result in the creation of high-wage Michigan jobs. “We have made significant strides in creating a positive business environment that has helped create nearly half a million new private…
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