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Detroit Free Press
Free Press endorsements for U.S., Michigan House seatsMarine Corps officer, was the surprise survivor of a three-way GOP race in whic
Free Press endorsements for U.S., Michigan House seats
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
Marine Corps officer, was the surprise survivor of a three-way GOP race in which two better-known state Senate veterans, Tom Casperson and Jason Allen, made each other the focus of negative ad campaigns. Both candidates have spent most of their... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Bike accidents, inmate attacks prompt bills in Lansingthe requirement that construction workers operating a vehicle in a construction
Bike accidents, inmate attacks prompt bills in Lansing
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
the requirement that construction workers operating a vehicle in a construction zone must wear a safety belt. Sponsor: Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba. SB 1090: Provide for the definition of Reasonable and Prudent Parenting Standards in family law.... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedburden of proof: Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on October 7, 2015 The Senate vo
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
burden of proof: Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on October 7, 2015 The Senate vote on the bill described above. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes House Bill 4605, Road funding votes, earmark some income tax for roads: Passed 62 to 47 in... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedalcohol sales regime, which has been criticized for empowering anti-competitive
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
alcohol sales regime, which has been criticized for empowering anti-competitive regional distribution monopolies. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, No House Bill 4210, Authorize medical marijuana in edible form: 28 to 9 in the Senate To... Read more
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MLive.com
Senate-passed bills protect drug users seeking medical helpage limit removal, make no mistake, results in a de facto legalization of illeg
Senate-passed bills protect drug users seeking medical help
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
age limit removal, make no mistake, results in a de facto legalization of illegal drug use," Colbeck said. Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, said babies in his district were being born with drug dependencies. He took issue with a laugh in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Power bills are whoppers for some in the U.P.attended by Moyle, representatives of the Public Service Commission, state Rep.
Power bills are whoppers for some in the U.P.
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
attended by Moyle, representatives of the Public Service Commission, state Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, and state Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba. But attempts at explanation and expressions of understanding were more abundant than solutions,... Read more
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MLive.com
New DEQ Director more than former oil lobbyist, she tells Senate panelto disapprove it. If they affirm the appointment or remain neutral, the appoint
New DEQ Director more than former oil lobbyist, she tells Senate panel
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
to disapprove it. If they affirm the appointment or remain neutral, the appointment stands. Committee Chairman Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, said the purpose of the hearing on Wednesday was to introduce Grether to the legislature and get... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Director: 'Paralysis' at DEQ in wake of Flint crisisup confirmation of Heidi Grether's appointment, despite opposition to the choic
Director: 'Paralysis' at DEQ in wake of Flint crisis
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
up confirmation of Heidi Grether's appointment, despite opposition to the choice from several environmental groups. Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, the chairman, who adjourned the meeting after about one hour after hearing from Grether but none... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedschool district: Passed 25 to 12 in the Senate on June 18, 2015 The Senate vot
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
school district: Passed 25 to 12 in the Senate on June 18, 2015 The Senate vote on the bill described above. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes House Bill 4467, Allow more dangerous prisoners at Baldwin private prison: Passed 57 to 53... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Public urged to fight ’dark stores’loophole. The Michigan Senate is expected to consider legislation opposing the
Public urged to fight ’dark stores’
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
loophole. The Michigan Senate is expected to consider legislation opposing the "dark store" theory this month. State Sen. Tom Casperson said, though there hasn't been any formal discussion on the issue in the Senate, he's hopeful the loophole will... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedwith a $50 fine, which also applies to giving a minor regular cigarettes. The H
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
with a $50 fine, which also applies to giving a minor regular cigarettes. The House has not voted on this. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes Senate Bill 240, Ban powdered alcohol: Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on May 20, 2015 To ban... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Dark stores: A CALL TO ACTIONthe appointment of Marcus Abood to the tribunal by Gov. Rick Snyder, the 60-day
Dark stores: A CALL TO ACTION
The Mining Journal / Posted 28 days ago
the appointment of Marcus Abood to the tribunal by Gov. Rick Snyder, the 60-day window passed by without action. "Sen. (Tom) Casperson has to get this through his committee and he needs every vote he can get," Seppanen told the crowd. While... Read more
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The Mining Journal
UPPCO seeks rate increasesaid UPPCO also returned a generation unit to service, which could help avoid f
UPPCO seeks rate increase
The Mining Journal / Posted 28 days ago
said UPPCO also returned a generation unit to service, which could help avoid future SSR payments. Meanwhile, state Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, who also attended the meeting Tuesday, said some of the costs utilities charge are mandated by... Read more

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