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Soos Creek Hatchery
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Soos Creek Hatchery
I joined Senator Karen Keiser to film an episode of “Building Capital,” a short program she is doing as she visits capital budget projects throughout the state. We toured the Soos Creek Hatchery in Auburn, where the state is making improvements to keep the 115-year-old facility up and running. In...
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Conversation with Kent Rotary
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Conversation with Kent Rotary
I started Tuesday off right speaking to the Kent Sunrise Rotary Club. Small group meetings with local service clubs are one of my favorite ways to engage with the community. I never know exactly what issues will be on the docket for discussion. On this day there was an extensive...
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Speaking with students
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Speaking with students
Visiting Ms. Harris’ Senior AP Government class at Kentwood High School was the highlight of my week. Her students asked great questions about everything from the cost of higher education to the impacts of gerrymandering and redistricting on elections. A great group of soon-to-be graduates with bright futures. If you’d...
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Improving pediatric care for at-risk babies
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Improving pediatric care for at-risk babies
I enjoyed being part of the program to honor retiring Lt. Governor Brad Owen for his many years of steadfast advocacy for Kent’s Pediatric Interim Care Center (PICC).   PICC takes on some of the most vulnerable cases of drug affected babies in our state.   The Legislature has provided...
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