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Michigan State Representative Eyed For US Department Of Education

Tim Kelly
Michigan House Republicans

A state Representative could be headed to the White House. 

President Donald Trump intends to nominate one of Michigan’s own for a spot in the US Department of Education.  Republican Representative Tim Kelly would be Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult Education.  That’s if he’s confirmed by the US Senate

In a tweet, Kelly said he’s honored and excited to join the administration.  The nomination has been in the works for a few months.  

Kelly told the Speaker of the House in May that he was in line for a federal position.

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—Cheyna Roth is a reporter for the Michigan Public Radio network.  Contact WEMU News at734.487.3363 or email us at studio@wemu.org

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