Letters to the Editor Archive

MARILYN EIPPERLE: Michigan legislators need to put patients first

MARILYN EIPPERLE: Michigan legislators need to put patients first

TO THE EDITOR: Recently, the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) reclassified hydrocodone combination products (HCP) from Schedule III to Schedule II. Due to Michigan’s outdated Public Health Code, this change in federal regulation no longer allows me as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) the ability to prescribe HCP to my patients. This will directly affect […]

NANCY BEHRING: Electoral college bill would change the way we vote for president

NANCY BEHRING: Electoral college bill would change the way we vote for president

TO THE EDITOR: Voters beware — your vote for the president and the vice president may be meaningless if the legislature adopts a proposed bill that would change how Electoral College votes are allocated. The League of Women Voters Manistee County urges you to contact your legislator, opposing HB5974 which would change the way Michigan votes […]