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Sen. Mike Shirkey censured by Hillsdale County Republican Party, apologizes for statements made in video

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Published: Feb. 8, 2021 at 6:03 PM EST
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HILLSDALE COUNTY, Mich. (WILX) - Sen. Mike Shirkey was censured by the Hillsdale County Republican Party on Feb. 4, 2021, during the evening.

Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey issued the following statement on Feb. 9 regarding comments he made in a video:

“I said some things in a videoed conversation that are not fitting for the role I am privileged to serve.  I own that.  I have many flaws. Being passionate coupled with an occasional lapse in restraint of tongue are at least two of them.  I regret the words I chose, and I apologize for my insensitive comments.”

This is the video in question:

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