Monthly Archives: July 2014

Make Sure to Vote – It’s the Foundation of our Nation

America was founded on the revolutionary idea that our government doesn’t give us power; our government only has the power that we, the people, choose to give it.

Our rights are endowed upon us by our Creator, and key to these is the right to vote. This freedom to choose or reject our leaders makes us the beacon of liberty in the world. People in countries worldwide have fought and continue to fight for what many of us take for granted. Continue reading

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State Senator John Proos Talks Smart Phone Security

WKZO-Radio LANSING (WKZO) — State Senator John Proos is warning Michigan seniors about a new kind of digital threat. Proos, who sits on the Senate Energy and Technology Committee, says that we’ve all heard about computer viruses, but now, hackers … Continue reading

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Business Roundtable Focuses on Job Creation, Meeting Workforce Needs

We have achieved much to turn around Michigan’s economy and make our state more competitive in the pursuit of jobs, including manufacturing jobs.

As a result, in less than four years, Michigan has added more than 275,000 new private sector jobs and 75,000 manufacturing jobs. Many of these new jobs are right here in Southwest Michigan. Continue reading

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Lt. Gov. Makes BH Campaign Stop

BENTON HARBOR – Lt. Gov. Brian Calley toured Maximum Mold in Benton Harbor.

And it sounded like a victory lap.

Calley told those gathered that Michigan looked very different just a few years ago. Continue reading

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Proos: New Law Allows Residents to Taste, Buy Local Wines at Michigan Farmers Market

Sen. John Proos is reminding residents and wine connoisseurs that new laws now allow small winemakers to offer tastings and sell wine at Michigan farmers markets. Continue reading

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New Laws Will Help Veterans Entering the Workforce

America is the land of the free because we are the home of the brave. Let us never forget that we owe our liberty to the courageous men and women in uniform who put their country before themselves.

Unfortunately, when our veterans return home they often face real challenges transitioning into civilian life and into new careers. Continue reading

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