Shirkey offers condolences to Conyers family

LANSING—Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey, R-Clarklake, today issued the following statement upon the passing of Congressman John Conyers Jr.:

“Congressman Conyers’ achievements left an indelible mark on history. He was a trailblazer and a champion for his constituents. While I never had the privilege of meeting Congressman Conyers, I respected his passion for justice and his commitment to public service. My thoughts and prayers are with the Conyers family and all those whose lives were touched by such a remarkable man.”