Rep. Bob Genetski, R-Saugatuck; audio on defibrillator legislation

Rep. Genetski talks about legislation that would provide for regular cardiac emergency drills in K-12 schools across Michigan.  Testifying in favor of the plan before the House Education Committee Wednesday was Jocelyn Leonard, mother of Fennville High School basketball player Wes Leonard, who died of sudden cardiac arrest immediately following a game in 2011.  …

Rep. Greg MacMaster, R-Kewadin; audio on Corrections food contract

Rep. MacMaster, the Chair of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Corrections, talks about the decision by the Department of Corrections to privatize food service in the state’s prisons.   MacMaster0430131 MacMaster0430132 MacMaster0430133   Rep. MacMaster has been encouraging the Corrections Department and all state agencies to follow standardized Request for Proposal guidelines.  He says the…