Rep. Tom Barrett (R) Potterville, added an amendment to the state’s 2017 budget that would allocate funding for the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans to ensure proper staff funding.
Rep. Barrett urges you to check out Michigan.gov for information on various safety classes in Michigan.
Rep. Barrett was joined by Deputy Fire Chief Mike Roman and Fire Inspector Mike Roberts for a special ceremony on the floor of the House of Representatives. The ceremony honored first response emergency personnel and to remember those who lost their lives in the line of duty.
The visit was part of a focus on jobs and the Michigan economy and what can be done to encourage continued growth in local job providers.