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Find out how to navigate the Health Insurance Marketplace September 18

Find out how to navigate the Health Insurance Marketplace September 18

GRAND HAVEN, Mich.-- Starting Oct. 1, 2013, consumers in all states will be able to apply for new affordable health coverage options through the Health Insurance Marketplace for coverage beginning as soon as Jan. 1, 2014.

The public is invited to the Loutit District Library on Wednesday, September 18 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. to learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace and the options available. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.

This informational discussion will be held the library’s program room A. It is presented by Virginia Graham, outreach and enrollment specialist at Hackley Community Care. For more information on affordable health coverage options, visit www.hackleycommunitycare.org.

Enjoy ‘An Evening with the Presidents’ for free August 22

Enjoy ‘An Evening with the Presidents’ for free August 22

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. -- Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies Director Gleaves Whitney will moderate what promises to be an entertaining and enlightening conversation with three presidential re-enactors on August 22.

The 7 p.m. program titled ‘An Evening with the Presidents’ is free and open to the public, but early registration is required. To register, visit www.loutitlibrary.org  or call 616-842-5560, ext. 214.

Registration is now open for ‘An Evening with the Presidents’ August 22

Registration is now open for ‘An Evening with the Presidents’ August 22

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. -- Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies Director Gleaves Whitney will moderate what promises to be an entertaining and enlightening conversation with three presidential re-enactors on August 22.

The 7 p.m. program titled ‘An Evening with the Presidents’ is free and open to the public, but registration is required. The program, featuring re-enactments of Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Ronald Regan, will be interpreted in American Sign Language (ASL). To register, visit www.loutitlibrary.org  or call 616-842-5560, ext. 214.

Want To Serve On Spring Lake's Planning Commission?

Want To Serve On Spring Lake's Planning Commission?

The Village of Spring Lake is looking for an interested Village of Spring Lake resident wanting to serve on the Village Planning Commission. The term of the appointment will be through November 2016. The Planning Commission meets the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.
 

Congressman Bill Huizenga Statement About Unemployment

Congressman Bill Huizenga Statement About Unemployment

 

Huizenga Statement On Latest Unemployment Report

 

Washington, DC – Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) released the following statement on the national unemployment report for January:

Q&A with 89th District Rep. Amanda Price @ SLDL - Feb 25

Q&A with 89th District Rep. Amanda Price @ SLDL - Feb 25

Spring Lake, MI--State Rep. Amanda Price will be at the Spring Lake District Library on Mon., February 25, from noon to 1:00 p.m. to talk with constituents about their concerns. Amanda Price represents the 89th District which includes Spring Lake, Grand Haven, and Ferrysburg.  Take advantage of this opportunity to let your state representative know what issues are important to you. Attendees are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch to the event.

For more information about this program, call the library at (616) 846-5770, ext. 107.  The library is located at 123 E. Exchange Street in Spring Lake.

Congressman Huizenga Named Vice Chair of Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade

Congressman Huizenga Named Vice Chair of Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade

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Last week at the Financial Services Committee organizational meeting, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) was nominated Vice Chairman of the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade (MPT).  MPT is one of five subcommittees of the prestigious Financial Services Committee.  As Vice Chair, Congressman Huizenga will assist Subcommittee Chairman John Campbell (CA-45) in running committee hearings and essential committee operations.   

"I am honored to be named Vice Chair of the Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee.  I look forward to working with both Chairman Jeb Hensarling and Subcommittee Chairman John Campbell to ensure the proper oversight of the Federal Reserve and to continue to monitor the impact of the euro zone's distress and its effects on the U.S.