Rep. Schroeder unveils district photo winners in Lansing

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township today hosted winners of the district photo contest at her Lansing office. In addition to officially unveiling the photos selected to represent the natural beauty of the 43rd District, Rep. Schroeder had the constituent photographers join her for the day around the Capitol. State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of…

Rep. Schroeder holds vaping roundtable discussion with local officials and parents

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township hosted a roundtable discussion on Thursday to discuss how best to educate people about a new Waterford Township ordinance regarding vaping. “We invited all the community stakeholders to create a common message about the new township ordinance and the dangers of vaping for kids,” Rep. Schroeder said. “It’s…

Rep. Schroeder wraps up March is Reading Month tour

During the month of March, State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township, visited classrooms throughout Independence and Waterford Townships as part of March is Reading Month. This month is a great way to encourage students to enhance their education by reading daily. “I always look forward to opportunities where I can visit classrooms and get…

Rep. Schroeder announces winners of district photo contest

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder recently announced the winners of her district photo contest. Residents from throughout the 43rd District submitted photos for consideration. The winning photos were submitted by Alexandra Touchstone, Sue Wylie, and Matt Nichols. The three winning photos will hang in Rep. Schroeder’s Lansing office. An official unveiling will be held in April,…

Rep. Schroeder invites Clarkston native to state Capitol

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township welcomed Aaron Wright to the state Capitol Wednesday. The 2011 Clarkston High School graduate job-shadowed her during the day after expressing interest in learning more about the legislative process. Aaron attended meetings in the lawmaker’s office, took a tour of the Capitol in the morning and sat with…

Rep. Schroeder resolution focuses on Sunshine Week in March

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township today introduced a resolution declaring the week of March 10 as Sunshine Week in the state of Michigan. “This resolution complements the Legislative Open Records Act bill package to establish transparency within the government,” Rep. Schroeder said. “A free and open press is a primary liberty enshrined in…

Rep. Schroeder announces March is Reading Month tour

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township today announced her March is Reading Month tour. As part of March is Reading Month, the lawmaker will visit schools throughout the Clarkston and Waterford districts and read to students, encouraging them to develop a lifelong interest in reading. “A love for reading will benefit children their entire…

Rep. Schroeder gives Clarkston students Capitol tour

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder of Independence Township was joined by third graders from Bailey Lake Elementary School in Clarkston on the floor of the Michigan House of Representatives. “It was a privilege to welcome students from my hometown to tour and see the Capitol,” Rep. Schroeder said. “The students were all engaged and I’m excited…

Schroeder says support for schools, more government transparency will make Michigan successful this year

Financial Services vice chair comments after governor’s speech State Rep. Andrea Schroeder – vice chair of the Michigan House Financial Services Committee – tonight said that Michigan can continue its success with Gov. Whitmer’s confirmation that school funding and government transparency are priorities. “We must make approving a responsible and effective education budget our number…

Rep. Schroeder sworn in for first term

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Representative Andrea Schroeder (R – Independence Township) was sworn in as representative of the 43rd District today. Administering the Oath of Office was Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman on the House Floor. To contact her office, people may call 517-373-0615 or email AndreaSchroeder@house.mi.gov. FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Martha MacIntosh (mother), Robert…