Hansen welcomes exchange students to Capitol

LANSING—Sen. Goeff Hansen, R-Hart, (left) and Rep. Marcia Hovey-Wright, D-Muskegon, (right) present Michigan state flags to international exchange students visiting the Capitol as Hansen’s guests. Standing between the lawmakers are (from left) Asif Haider (from Pakistan), Kang You (South Korea), Devarsh Nareshabi Jani (India), and Syafiq Aizat Fitri Bin Khairul Azmi (Malaysia).

The four Muskegon and North Muskegon students, who came to Lansing with a larger group, are part of the educational exchange program Youth For Understanding. During their visit, the group observed Senate session and a House committee and toured the Hall of Justice, Michigan Historical Museum and the state Capitol.

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