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Winnie Brinks

Winnie Brinks

State Sen. Winnie Brinks (D-Grand Rapids) was elected in 2018 to represent the 29th District including Ada Township, Bowne Township, Caledonia Township, Cascade Township, East Grand Rapids city, Grand Rapids city, Grand Rapids Township, Lowell city, and Lowell Township. She previously served three terms in the state House.

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Winnie Brinks: No room for racism, sexism in fight against COVID-19

By: - May 3, 2020

Hundreds of people gathered on the Capitol lawn this past Thursday in opposition to the restrictions put in place by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to mitigate the devastating effects of COVID-19 as it sweeps across the state. I certainly understand the frustration. We’ve been directed to wear masks, stay in our homes, and separate from our […]