Rep. Schroeder announces winners of district photo contest

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder recently announced the winners of her 2020 district photo contest. Residents from throughout the 43rd District submitted photos for consideration. “This was a wonderful opportunity to showcase the beautiful place Oakland County residents call home and recognize the creativity of our neighbors,” Schroeder said. “I was impressed with the talent of…

Rep. Filler briefs White House on Michigan’s criminal justice reform efforts

State Rep. Graham Filler, chair of the Michigan House’s Judiciary Committee, on Friday met with White House officials to discuss his work on criminal justice reform. Filler was in the Washington, D.C., area to give a presentation about Michigan’s nation-leading work in the criminal justice field at the 2020 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). He…

Rep. Wakeman testifies on road naming bill honoring local fallen hero

PHOTO INFORMATION: Rep. Wakeman of Saginaw Township testified in the House Transportation Committee on a bill that designates an M-13 bridge as “The Sergeant Kristopher J Gould Memorial Bridge.” Gould, of Saginaw, paid the ultimate sacrifice for his country while serving in Afghanistan. He was joined by Gould’s mother, Ann Gould, and Rep. Brian Elder…