Representative García hosts Holland student as ‘Representative for a Day’

Katriya Murphy spent her summer dedicated to reading, earning a trip to the state Capitol and serving as a “Representative for a Day” with state Representative Daniela R. García today. Murphy, a homeschool student from Holland, read an impressive 310 books to earn the honor while participating in Representative García’s Summer Reading Contest in 2016….

Representative García honors Vanderbilt Charter Academy for 20 years in education

State Representative Daniela R. García, of Holland, helped celebrate Vanderbilt Charter Academy’s 20 years providing exceptional education to the Holland region with a State of Michigan Tribute today. “To achieve its lofty goals, an institution like Vanderbilt Charter Academy must be focused and unified,” García said in the tribute. “Vanderbilt Charter Academy has attained its…

Representative Garcia to host Senior Consumer Education forum

Anti-scam event scheduled for Feb. 24 at Herrick District Library State Representative Daniela R. Garcia of Holland will host an event to share the telltale signs of scams through phone calls, mail, email and text message on Friday, Feb. 24. The presentation will start at 10:30 a.m. at the Herrick District Library, located at 300…

Representative García invites local residents to Feb. 6 office hours

State Representative Daniela R. García of Holland is inviting Ottawa County residents to join her for in-district office hours scheduled in Hudsonville, Zeeland and Holland on Monday, Feb. 6. “Office hours haven been an invaluable platform for me to listen to my fellow Ottawa County residents,” García said. “Feedback is critical for me to be…

Legislation would give local school districts flexibility in setting calendar

State Representative Daniela R. García of Holland introduced legislation today to establish better schedule flexibility for local school districts. “The needs of the students and families of the district call for this legislation, allowing the administration to set an annual calendar well in advance of the upcoming school year,” García said. “If we’re truly focusing…

Representative Garcia to help lead Commerce and Trade Committee

State Representative Daniela R. García, of Holland, was named as vice chair of the House Commerce and Trade Committee on Thursday. She is dedicated to working with the business community to continue to build a better business climate in Michigan. “Our state’s future is dependent on improving the economic environment for businesses and assisting them…