The Michigan Manufacturers Association is honoring state Senator John Proos as its 2013 Advocate of the Year in the upper chamber in Lansing. The association announced their Legislatior of the Year and Advocate of the Year awards Wednesday. House Speaker Jase Bolger and Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville are sharing the Legislator of the Year honors, while Representative Frank Foster of Petosky was named the MMA's Advocate of the Year in the House. Proos was selected among Senators for his legislation to expand technical and manufacturing educational opportunities. The MMA notes through that, the St. Joseph Republican has helped put the state on the path toward creating a sustainable next-generation workforce.
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