Rep. Sheppard lends a hand to local Habitat for Humanity project

As a real estate agent and homeowner, State Rep. Jason Sheppard knows a thing or two about the importance of a well-built house. To start with, you have to think of a home as more than property. Whether you’re owning or renting, the craftsmanship and upkeep of your dwelling isn’t just about having obtained a…

Rep. Barrett: ‘No vet should be homeless on Veterans Day’

Rep. Tom Barrett, chair of the House Military and Veterans Affairs Committee and the only Iraq War veteran serving in the state House, spent Veterans Day serving veterans throughout his community. Rep. Barrett, a U.S. Army veteran, began the day at the MSU Student Veterans Breakfast at Spartan Stadium and then was the keynote speaker…