Legionnaires host dinner for U.P. legislators

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Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 of Iron Mountain hosted a dinner honoring the Upper Peninsula legislators. The dinner was part of the Upper Peninsula Association of American Legion Posts’ annual conference. sponsors a dinner every year honoring the Upper Peninsula Legislators. Gerald Hicks, Post 50 Commander emceed the program. On hand for the event were: from left, Scott Dianda, State Representative for the 110 district; Patrick Lafferty, American Legion, Department of Michigan Adjutant; Dave Nyberg, Director of Governor’s Northern Michigan office, Marquette; Ed McBroom, State Representative of 108th district; Tom Casperson, State Senator of 38th district; Jason Allan, Assistant Director of Veterans Affairs, State of Michigan; Dan Benishek, U.S. Representative (Congressman); Amy Berglund, Senator Carl Levin’s office, Escanaba; Jerry Hicks, Commander of Post 50 program chairman; and Bruce Rosen, mayor of Iron Mountain.