After attending the annual September 11 memorial ceremony at the state Capitol Thursday, Representative Markkanen, a former teacher, recalled his experiences in the classroom on September 11, 2001.
State Rep. Greg Markkanen and the Michigan House have approved several measures to continue protecting Michigan families from COVID-19 and craft a smarter plan of action for the remainder of the pandemic.
“Anyone who holds a military driver’s license receives a tremendous amount of training, and they’re going to be extremely experienced with heavy vehicles,” said Markkanen, of Hancock. “When you combine that with the fact that truck drivers are in high demand right now, it’s a perfect match.”
State Rep. Greg Markkanen today said funding to help Gogebic County resolve a pension liability issue will soon be on its way after the new budget plan was signed into law this week by the governor.