Nurses Won't Back Down on Holding Representative Foster Accountable For Slur

Michigan Nurses Association/National Nurses United, May 17, 2012 The Michigan Nurses Association said today that Representative Frank Foster (R-Petoskey) has only confirmed his immaturity by denying he called one of their female staffers the "c word," despite knowing there was a witness to confirm the incident. Foster was attending a party at the house next door to MNA staffer Julia Smith-Heck's home in Lansing Tuesday evening and became hostile toward her when she declined his request to stop mowing her lawn. Later, Smith-Heck went across the street to chat with her neighbor, Mary Risdon. ... Nurses