Media Advisory: Sen. Lauwers to hold press conferences on governor’s devastating restaurant policy

‘Job providers and their employees have suffered long enough from the governor’s inept policies’

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dan Lauwers has announced he will hold three press conferences with restaurant owners on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at restaurants in the 25th Senate District to discuss how Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s continued lockdown of restaurants has devastated the industry and affected the livelihoods of workers.

“Gov. Whitmer continues to show disdain for small business owners in the state by extending her devastating shutdown of restaurants,” said Lauwers, R-Brockway Township. “Job providers and their employees have suffered long enough from the governor’s inept policies. It is time for the governor to hear their stories.”

Lauwers will hold press conferences with restaurant owners on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at the following times and locations:

9 a.m.
Roadhouse 19
David Scholz, owner
6020 Emmett Road
Yale

Noon
Little Camille’s By The Bay
Mark Miller, owner
51083 Washington St.
New Baltimore

3 p.m.
Peppermill Restaurant
Thomas McCollum, owner
685 N. Port Crescent St.
Bad Axe

Lauwers represents the 25th Senate District, which includes Huron, St. Clair and Sanilac counties, and Armada Township, Memphis, New Baltimore, Richmond and Richmond Township in Macomb County.

For more information, please contact Lauwers’ office toll-free at 1-855-347-8025 or by email at [email protected].