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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Time running out to register to vote Aug. 2Three Republicans - Jason Allen, Jack Bergman and state Sen. Tom Casperson - an
Time running out to register to vote Aug. 2
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
Three Republicans - Jason Allen, Jack Bergman and state Sen. Tom Casperson - and two Democrats, Jerry Cannon and Lon Johnson, have declared to replace outgoing U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek, R-Crystal Falls. Another five candidates - Republicans Alan... Read more
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MLive.com
Roadside drug testing pilot program created under new Michigan lawin five Michigan counties for roadside drug testing. Senate Bills 207 and 434,
Roadside drug testing pilot program created under new Michigan law
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
in five Michigan counties for roadside drug testing. Senate Bills 207 and 434, sponsored by state Sens. Rick Jones and Tom Casperson, respectively, create a one-year pilot program that will allow law enforcement officers trained as Drug... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Bills to combat drugged driving should be lawsaliva test if there is reason to suspect the person is operating under the inf
Bills to combat drugged driving should be law
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
saliva test if there is reason to suspect the person is operating under the influence of drugs. Separately State Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, sponsored Senate Bill 434 It creates a one-year pilot program for the roadside drug testing that... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedagainst whom the protection order is required. Courts would be authorized to or
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
against whom the protection order is required. Courts would be authorized to order the phone company to make it so. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes Senate Bill 289, Authorize sanctions for bad faith patent infringement claim: Passed 37 to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Protection for domestic violence victims among new lawsIncrease penalties for manufacturing meth near a school or library. Sponsors: S
Protection for domestic violence victims among new laws
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
Increase penalties for manufacturing meth near a school or library. Sponsors: Sens. Margaret O’Brien, R-Portage; Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba; John Kivela, D-Marquette; Ed McBroom, R-Vulcan. PA 129-135: (HB 5182-5188) Update language in... Read more
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MLive.com
Bill to test for drugged drivers passes Michigan House, Senatedrug testing for cocaine, marijuana, heroin and other drugs. It now awaits Gov.
Bill to test for drugged drivers passes Michigan House, Senate
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
drug testing for cocaine, marijuana, heroin and other drugs. It now awaits Gov. Rick Snyder's signature. Bill sponsor Sen. Tom Casperson, whose district covers much of the Upper Peninsula, has said the legislation's intent is to allow the state to... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Drugged driving bill goes to Snyderif there is reason to suspect the person is operating under the influence of dr
Drugged driving bill goes to Snyder
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
if there is reason to suspect the person is operating under the influence of drugs. Senate Bill 434, sponsored by Sen. Tom Casperson (R-Escanaba), creates a one-year pilot program for the roadside drug testing that will run in five counties... Read more
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Roll Call
NRCC Adds 11 Candidates to First Tier of Young Guns ProgramTrey Hollingsworth Illinois' 8th District: Pete DiCianni Maryland's 3rd Distric
NRCC Adds 11 Candidates to First Tier of Young Guns Program
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
Trey Hollingsworth Illinois' 8th District: Pete DiCianni Maryland's 3rd District: Mark Plaster Michigan's 1st District: Tom Casperson Michigan's 1st District: Jason Allen New York's 3rd District: Jack Martins New York's 22nd District: George... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Johnson calls for freshwater institute, passenger rail serviceis opposed as a Democrat in the Aug. 2 primary by former Kalkaska County Sherif
Johnson calls for freshwater institute, passenger rail service
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
is opposed as a Democrat in the Aug. 2 primary by former Kalkaska County Sheriff Jerry Cannon. On the Republican side of the ballot are state Sen. Tom Casperson, former state senator Jason Allen and Jack Bergman, a retired U.S. Marine Corps gen... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Senate passes Detroit schools bailout; Bills head to Snyderthat aren't performing are addressed." On the main bill - HB 5483 - all the De
Senate passes Detroit schools bailout; Bills head to Snyder
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
that aren't performing are addressed." On the main bill - HB 5483 - all the Democrats and eight Republicans - Sens. Tom Casperson of Escanaba, Judy Emmons of Sheridan, Patrick Colbeck of Canton, Hansen, Phil Pavlov of St. Clari, Tory Rocca... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
DPS package wins GOP support, headed to Gov. Snyderthat aren't performing are addressed." On the main bill - HB 5483 - all the De
DPS package wins GOP support, headed to Gov. Snyder
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
that aren't performing are addressed." On the main bill - HB 5483 - all the Democrats and eight Republicans - Sens. Tom Casperson of Escanaba, Judy Emmons of Sheridan, Patrick Colbeck of Canton, Hansen, Phil Pavlov of St. Clari, Tory Rocca... Read more
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MLive.com
Senate-passed Detroit School plan 'farce,' 'cowardly' say Democrats in late-night sessionEducation Trust Fund annually, passed 20-17. Voting against it were the Democra
Senate-passed Detroit School plan 'farce,' 'cowardly' say Democrats in late-night session
MLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
Education Trust Fund annually, passed 20-17. Voting against it were the Democratic members along with Republican Sens. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba; Patrick Colbeck, R-Canton; Judy Emmons, R-Sheridan; Phil Pavlov, R-St. Clair; Tory Rocca,... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedthem to be open to the public. It also requires voters in each municipality to
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
them to be open to the public. It also requires voters in each municipality to approve one of these tax levies. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes Senate Bill 189, Ease certain lawsuit against the state restrictions: Passed 34 to 3 in the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit feesdock boats during storms. Snyder says in his veto letter that he supports the
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
dock boats during storms. Snyder says in his veto letter that he supports the intent of the legislation -- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to working with the DEQ and Republican Sen. Tom Casperson on the i... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit feesdock boats during storms. Snyder says in his veto letter that he supports the
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
dock boats during storms. Snyder says in his veto letter that he supports the intent of the legislation -- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to working with the DEQ and Republican Sen. Tom Casperson on the i... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees-- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to wor
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 23 days ago
-- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to working with the DEQ and Republican Sen. Tom Casperson on the issue. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees-- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to wor
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 23 days ago
-- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to working with the DEQ and Republican Sen. Tom Casperson on the issue. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees-- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to wor
Snyder vetoes bill that would reduce some harbor permit fees
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
-- to make sure permit fees are reasonable. Snyder says he looks forward to working with the DEQ and Republican Sen. Tom Casperson on the issue. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published,... Read more
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MLive.com
Live free and die: Michigan's motorcycle helmet law four years latera certain number of brain cells and you have those cells for the rest of your l
Live free and die: Michigan's motorcycle helmet law four years later
MLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
a certain number of brain cells and you have those cells for the rest of your life." Lansing good with law State Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, chairman of the Transportation Committee and a proponent of the current helmet law, declined... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Porta-potty offer to CaspersonState Sen. Tom Casperson has his name on a fine proposed bill to allow transgen
Porta-potty offer to Casperson
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
State Sen. Tom Casperson has his name on a fine proposed bill to allow transgender students to use a "reasonable accommodation" that could include a "single-occupancy restroom." It's so nice to see the fine American values (well, Southern American)... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Camp leases in Ottawa National Forest set to expirelease agreements for hunting camps in the western Upper Peninsula's forest. "I
Camp leases in Ottawa National Forest set to expire
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
lease agreements for hunting camps in the western Upper Peninsula's forest. "It's the same resolution we passed with Sen. (Tom) Casperson," said Kristin Ojaniemi of Paynesville, who made a documentary film about the doomed camps called "Up a... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Politicians don’t say what they meanState Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, introduced a bill that would require stud
Politicians don’t say what they mean
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
State Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, introduced a bill that would require students to use the bathroom corresponding to their body parts unless parents give written permission, in which case they could use a staff toilet or unisex bathroom. Or maybe... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Schools talk transgender bathroom issueOK, and they just want to help adults come to grips with what a lot students al
Schools talk transgender bathroom issue
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
OK, and they just want to help adults come to grips with what a lot students already know intuitively." State Senator Tom Casperson, who opposes mixing students who have differing biological sexes at birth in bathrooms and locker rooms, has... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsa version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. T
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted a month ago
a version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsa version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. T
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
a version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsa version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. T
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 1 months ago
a version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsa version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. T
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 1 months ago
a version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsa version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. T
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
a version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsa version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. T
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 1 months ago
a version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsa version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. T
List: A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 1 months ago
a version of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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The Alpena News
Another politican not saying what he meansState Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, introduced a bill this week that would re
Another politican not saying what he means
The Alpena News / Posted 1 months ago
State Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, introduced a bill this week that would require students to use the bathroom corresponding to their body parts unless parents give written permission, in which case they could use a staff toilet or unisex... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Esky wins ‘dark store’ appealO'Toole stated. Local legislators, who are against the property tax loopholes,
Esky wins ‘dark store’ appeal
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
O'Toole stated. Local legislators, who are against the property tax loopholes, introduced legislation in 2015. State Sen. Tom Casperson (R-Escanaba) sponsored Senate Bill 524 opposing the "dark store" property tax assessments and the accompanying... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Capitol Briefings: Business-related bills on energy, horse tracks, driverless cars see actionunder Michigan's Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act — issued a letter Wednesday in
Capitol Briefings: Business-related bills on energy, horse tracks, driverless cars see action
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 1 months ago
under Michigan's Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act — issued a letter Wednesday in response to the bill introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson, a Republican from Escanaba. The coalition cited business opposition to a similar bill recently adopted in... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsof the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House h
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 1 months ago
of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsof the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House h
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsof the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House h
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rightsof the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House h
A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
of the bill that doesn't including the "improper purpose" language. The House has yet to act. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Casperson sponsors transgender bathroom billLANSING (AP) - Sen. Tom Casperson (R-Escanaba) has introduced legislation that
Casperson sponsors transgender bathroom bill
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING (AP) - Sen. Tom Casperson (R-Escanaba) has introduced legislation that could stop transgender students from using bathrooms that don't match their "biological sex" after some state GOP lawmakers were outraged by draft guidelines from the... Read more
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