24Jan Rep. LaSata echoes Snyder’s call to remove sexual assault from college campuses Categories: LaSata News,News State Rep. Kim LaSata, of Bainbridge Township, issued the following statement in response to the 2018 State of the State speech Tuesday at the state Capitol:“I have an appreciation for a lot of what Gov. Rick Snyder addressed in his final State speech and understand how important it is finish out his final year in office with strong, smart decisions.“One thing he mentioned specifically resonated with me – and I thank him for addressing it – involves Michigan State University and the ongoing criminal case involving one of its former physicians. One of our state’s most popular universities has failed to protect its students from sexual assault and that must be addressed.“We must enforce the necessity that every Michigan student has access to an excellent, affordable, and safe educational experience on each of our state’s 15 taxpayer supported colleges and universities.”#####
Categories: Runestad News 12Mar Rep. Runestad recognizes local Girl Scout at state Capitol State Rep. Jim Runestad welcomed Girl Scout leader Haley Whitmore of White Lake to the House floor on Wednesday. Whitmore successfully developed a suicide prevention program that reached over 9,000 students in the Huron Valley School District for her Girl Scouts community project.Rep. Runestad was joined by Whitmore’s family and Lakeland High School activities director, Scott Rolando.“I’m honored to welcome Haley, her family and Scott Rolando to the Capitol today for her tremendous work in suicide prevention,” Rep. Runestad said. “Haley, in addition to the entire Girl Scouts organization, continuously better communities with incredible projects and initiatives.”PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jim Runestad welcomed Haley Whitmore, of White Lake to the Capitol on Wednesday. Whitmore was recognized on the House floor for her Girl Scouts service project on suicide prevention. Haley was joined by her mother, Kristen Rowell. read more
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