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McBroom, Ed (R)

State Senator District 38
Office: 7200 Binsfeld Building
Term: First
Phone: (517) 373-7840
Email: senemcbroom@senate.michigan.gov
Home Address: N873 Thaler Dr., Vulcan MI 49892
Website: https://www.senatoredmcbroom.com
Standing Committees: Natural Resources(C), Oversight(C), Elections(VC), Joint Committee on Administrative Rules(VC), Advice and Consent, Environmental Quality, Transportation and Infrastructure
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

BB - Binsfeld Building,  BT - Boji Tower,  CB - Capitol Building,  HOB - House Office Building  


POLITICAL CAREER

Sen. McBroom won election to the state's 38th Senate district in 2018 when he defeated former Rep. Scott DIANDA by securing 54.3 percent of the general election vote. 

McBroom served three terms in the Michigan House from 2010 through 2016. 

WORK EXPERIENCE

A life-long dairy farmer from Dickinson County, McBroom has also served as a substitute teacher for area school districts. As a member of Michigan Farm Bureau's State Policy Development Committee and Michigan Farm Bureau's State Young Farmer Committee, McBroom has presented at different conferences and workshops to over 300 young Michigan farmers each year and helped run several award programs for young farmers around the state.

EDUCATION

McBroom graduated from Norway High School in 1999 and from Northern Michigan University in 2005 with degrees in Music Education and Social Studies Education.

PERSONAL

McBroom is married and has five children. He is a member at First Baptist Church of Norway where he teaches Sunday school, directs the choir and participates in many other activities. He has directed and played French horn in the Norway City Band for 10 years and participated in the Dickinson County Band. McBroom has been an active part of the Dickinson County Fair and the UP State Fair for over 15 years and is currently working on the livestock advisory committee.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Kara Ackerman
Cell Phone: 517-712-3723
kackerman@senate.michigan.gov

Additional Information


Bills Relieve Restaurants, Bars, Food Establishments Of '21 Renewal Fees (04-13-2021)

McBroom: Benson's Refusal To Meet With Oversight Is 'Perplexing' (04-05-2021)

Energy Task Force Supports More Renewable Upgrades (03-31-2021)

McBroom: No Smoking Gun On Nursing Homes (03-26-2021)

A Look At All 39 GOP Voter Bills; Decried By Dem As 'Lipstick On Jim Crow' (03-24-2021)

McBroom Puts His Commercial Fishing Bill In The Water; DNR Doesn't Bite (03-24-2021)

Senate Wants Graduations, Cottage Trips, Grocery Runs Exempt From Health Orders (03-23-2021)

Moss Working On Shirkey To Support FOIA Bills (03-19-2021)

McBroom Bills For No-Helmet ATV Riders Wiggle Out Of Senate (03-17-2021)

Senate Gets Canadian Officials To Support Line 5 (03-16-2021)

Senate Starts Slow FOIA Walk As Progress Michigan Prepares Petitions (03-16-2021)

Here’s How State Moves Propane Without Line 5 (03-12-2021)

Macomb Prosecutor Announces Process For Reviewing Nursing Home COVID Deaths (03-11-2021)

2021 Wolf Hunt Urged By Senate (03-09-2021)

Small Police Departments Wouldn't Have To Transport Mentally Ill Under Bill (03-05-2021)

Bill Would Eliminate Discrimination In Old Deeds (03-05-2021)

Bits And Tidbits (03-05-2021)

Nesbitt Emerging In Senate R Leadership (03-04-2021)

SB 1? Hertel Denies Knowing What It Is During Second Confirmation Hearing (03-04-2021)

Federal Gun Control Efforts Draw Quick Fire From Senate R's (03-03-2021)

Theis Empowered With Subpoena Power To Capture Education Data (03-03-2021)

Sandhill Cranes Fly Back Into Legislature's Scope As Hunting Bird (03-03-2021)

Sandhill Cranes Fly Back Into Legislature's Scope As Hunting Bird (03-03-2021)

Senate Wants Folks Told If Vaccine Came From Aborted Tissue (02-25-2021)

Wolf Hunting Resolution Moved Out Of Committee (02-24-2021)

Senate Signs Off On Loosening Mining Inspectors Requirements (02-24-2021)

Gov's Office: We Did Reach Out On Propane (02-23-2021)

Rare Attempt To Dislodge Bill From Committee (02-23-2021)

'Tampon Tax' Repeal Makes Return Visit; Other Bills Of Interest (02-19-2021)

Nessel Wants Conversation With Whitmer Over OWI Expungement (02-16-2021)

Senate Dumps 5 More Gov Appointees In Protest (02-03-2021)

Yet Another Hearing On Elections Feels Like Groundhog's Day To Clerk (02-02-2021)

McCann Starts 2021-22 With Most Cash On Hand Among Senators (02-01-2021)

Governor Open To Redo Of Vetoed DUI Bill (01-29-2021)

Wayne County Canvasser: 'I Don't Have Proof Of Fraud' (01-28-2021)

Lawmakers Drawing Maps With Delayed Census Numbers? 'It Would Be A Disaster' (01-27-2021)

ES&S Official Confident Ballots Were Counted Accurately (01-26-2021)

Bits And Tidbits (01-26-2021)

Hall: Johnson Will Keep Whitmer Administration 'Honest' As Oversight Head (01-21-2021)

Victory To Chair Senate Judiciary; Bumstead To Co-Chair JCAR (01-13-2021)

Filler Says Pocket Veto Of DUI Expungement Was Politics (01-08-2021)

Gov Signs Batch Of Criminal Justice Reforms Into Law (01-04-2021)

Drunk Driving Expungement Among 6 Bills To Get Deep Sixed (01-04-2021)

Governor Signs More Than 80 Bills At Session's End (12-29-2020)

Stamas Named MIRS Senator of the Year (12-28-2020)

Chang Most Progressive, Runestad Most Conservative In 2020 (12-23-2020)

Fraud Resolution Dies In House; Inman Back In GOP Caucus; More House News (12-21-2020)

Senate Dems Object To Markman, Election Investigations Resolutions (12-18-2020)

Dominion Exec: No, My Company Is Not Tied To Hugo Chavez, Communists (12-15-2020)

10 Packages Unlikely To Survive Lame Duck (12-14-2020)

Hall Invites Benson To House Oversight; Dominion Coming To Senate Oversight (12-10-2020)

Stibitz Touts DTMB Response To COVID In Advice And Consent (12-10-2020)

Rejecting Mask Mandate, Senate Would Restrict Orders To 28 Days (12-10-2020)

Senators Would Allow Expungement For First DUIs (12-09-2020)

Thomas: 'They Didn't Know What They Were Seeing' (12-08-2020)

Giuliani Attacks State GOP Lawmakers For 'Failing' Trump (12-04-2020)

Several Tax Break Bills Clear Senate (12-03-2020)

Board of Ed-By-Region Proposal Moves To Senate Floor (12-03-2020)

Bits And Tidbits (12-03-2020)

JCAR Opens Book For Internet Sports Betting; Many More Committees In Brief (12-01-2020)

Casperson 'Fought The Good Fight Until The End' (11-30-2020)

Hall Roasts Antrim Clerk: 'It Seems You Don't Understand What Happened' (11-19-2020)

McBroom: Election Results Likely To Stand (11-13-2020)

Should Board Of Ed Members Be Selected By Geographic Region? (11-12-2020)

Oversight Sets Saturday Hearing On Election Concerns (11-06-2020)

Will There Be 'Retribution' For Liquor License Holders? (10-28-2020)

GOP Senators Claim Benson's COVID Money Went For AV Ballot PR (10-20-2020)

8 p.m. Election Day Deadline; Ballot Transportation Limitations Restored (10-16-2020)

Unemployment Codification Linked With COVID Business Immunity (10-08-2020)

Panel OK With Scaling Back Jail Time; Why Did Appointee Delete Her Social Media? (10-01-2020)

'Surprise Medical Billing' Ban Clears Senate (09-30-2020)

Recreation Vehicle Helmet Exemptions Stuck In Neutral (09-30-2020)

Whitmer Tax Tribunal Appointee Survives Key Vote (09-25-2020)

Elections Deal Struck; Johnson Objects To Piece Of It; Resolution Causes Flare Up (09-24-2020)

Senate Oversight Virtual Learning Audit Probe -- Round Two (09-23-2020)

Courts Can Still Raise Money With Fines . . . For Now (09-17-2020)

After Several Terms Senate Panel Looks At FOIA Reforms (09-15-2020)

UP Lawmakers Back Proposal 1 On November Ballot (09-14-2020)

UP Lawmakers Back Proposal 1 On November Ballot (09-14-2020)

Empty Container 'Over-Redeemers' Want To Settle Up With State Once A Quarter (09-10-2020)

McBroom Calls CON Appointments 'Unfair' to MI and Rural Communities (09-10-2020)

MDE Questions Relevancy Of Virtual Learning Audit Off 5-Year-Old Data (09-01-2020)

Bits And Tidbits (08-21-2020)

Legislators Wants Audit Of UIA (08-20-2020)

Senate Passes Return To School Plan In Rare Saturday Session (08-15-2020)

Benson Spars With Senators Over QVF Mailing (07-29-2020)

Senate GOP Try Unsuccessful Veto Override On Employee Retribution Bill (07-23-2020)

Deer Baiting Issue Dominates Hearing On New NRC Appointees (07-23-2020)

Marquette Named Home For New Space Launch (07-23-2020)

Bits And Tidbits (07-16-2020)

GOP Senators Smack Whitmer Over UIA Logjam; More Senate Floor News (06-25-2020)

GOP Senators Smack Whitmer Over UIA Logjam; More Senate Floor News (06-25-2020)

FERC: Short Of Taking Property, We Did Everything To Force Failed Dam Fix (06-23-2020)

Gov's COVID-19 Nursing Home Policy Denounced By Senate (06-18-2020)

Tribal Leader: 'DNR's Lines On Fishing Reforms Are Tangled Up' (06-17-2020)

MDARD Director Hopes COVID-19 Impacts Will Pave Way For Local Farmers (06-16-2020)

State Turned Away $1.6M Grant Request To Fix Edenville Dam In '19 (06-16-2020)

McBroom Grills Fishing Reforms Sponsor (06-11-2020)

Benson Talk To Panel Ends Without Questions; Chair Calls It 'Inappropriate' (06-09-2020)

Hair Salons Set To Reopen Statewide June 15, June 10 For U.P., Up North (06-05-2020)

Trump Tweets On Mallory, More Senate Fireworks Follow (05-28-2020)

23% Of State's COVID-19 Deaths Come From Nursing Homes (05-27-2020)

Bits And Tidbits (05-21-2020)

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Gov Creating Advisory Workgroups For Childcare, Salons, Restaurants; More (05-13-2020)

U.P. Counties Push Back After 2 COVID Deaths, 15 New Cases In 2 Weeks (05-12-2020)

Oversight Committee To Look Into Nursing Homes Taking COVID Patients (05-08-2020)

Shirkey Resolution Gives McBroom Committee Subpoena Power (05-06-2020)

Does Enbridge Already Have Authority To Build Tunnel? (04-22-2020)