August 20, 2017
Archive for the ‘Columns’ Category

09-08-2016 Columns

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Investing in Your Future EDWARD JONES Make the most of gifts to grandchildren  Did you know that National Grandparents Day is less than a week away? While this “Day” is not as widely known as Mother’s Day or Father’s Day, it is nonetheless important, as…

09-01-2016 Columns

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  Working for you  Since 2010 when you chose me to be your State Representative, I have always kept in mind the fact that I work for you. You sent me to Lansing to be your voice and to fight for efficient and effective government….

08-25-16 Columns

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  Back to school – back to reading  Growing up in a single parent household, my mom made sure my sister and I did not have many distractions. My mom is what kids today would call “old school.” She was a really good student in…

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Investing in Michigan’s future  At this time of the year, with the beginning of a new school year less than a month away, I wanted to highlight the record investments being made in the education of Michigan’s children. This year’s state school aid budget includes more…

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Edward Jones  Investing in your Future What Can Investors Learn from Roller Coaster Rides?  If you have an interest in looking up obscure holidays and celebrations, you will find that August 16th is National Roller Coaster Day. As you know, a roller coaster is used…

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Investing in Your Future Diversification is still important for Retirees  During your working years, your primary investment goal is generally growth – you need your money to grow so that you can eventually afford the comfortable retirement lifestyle you have envisioned. But when you retire,…

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  Promising News for 21st  Century Cures  You’ve probably heard me talk a fair amount about 21 st Century Cures over the past few months, but there are some exciting new developments I didn’t want you to miss. House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senator Lamar Alexander, and…

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                                     Strengthen your workforce using Michigan’s hidden talent Our state has had a great turnaround, but to reach our full potential, we need to redefine full employment, ensuring…

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Residents can show their appreciation for area farmers  Our farmers are the heart and soul of a food and agriculture industry that contributes $101.2 billion annually to Michigan’s economy and employs about 22 percent of the state’s workforce. I have launched a “Thank a Farmer” initiative…

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Edward Jones Small-business owners must protect their futures  If you’re a small-business owner, you think a lot about today. Is your cash flow sufficient … today? Are your products and services competitive … today? Are you confident in your marketing and advertising efforts … today?…