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Heads Are Going To Roll; Oversight Panel To Subpoena Ex UIA Director

04/14/22 08:02 AM By John Reurink - Comment(s)
Heads Are Going To Roll; Oversight Panel To Subpoena Ex UIA Director

(Source: MIRS.news, Published 04/13/2022 By MIRS Staff) Members of a joint House and Senate Oversight committee announced Wednesday they would be issuing subpoenas to have former Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) Director Steve Gray appear to answer questions about a highly critical a...

First Female Chair Of Senate Finance Passes

04/01/22 07:09 PM By John Reurink - Comment(s)
First Female Chair Of Senate Finance Passes

Former Sen. Joanne Emmons, a Republican of Big Rapids, passed away Thursday at the age of 88.

 

Emmons was the first female chair of the Senate Finance Committee and served in the Michigan Legislature from 1987 through 2002.  The Big Rapids Republican served two terms in the Michigan House a...