Hansen, Senate colleagues approve senior protection legislation

LANSING — Sen. Goeff Hansen, R-Hart, joined his Senate Republican colleagues to discuss passage of 18 Senate bills to help protect Michigan’s seniors, encourage increased reporting of elder abuse and strengthen penalties for those convicted of abusing a senior. Senate Bills 454-457, 459-468, 604-605, 706 and 777 have been sent to the House of Representatives for further consideration.

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Local reverend leads state Senate invocation

LANSING — Rev. Ron Baker of Trinity Christian Reformed Church in Fremont led the Michigan Senate Wednesday morning by giving the invocation. Baker was the guest of Sen. Goeff Hansen, R-Hart.

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