Rep. Kelly bringing House Judiciary Committee chair to area to discuss range of topics

State Rep. Tim Kelly today announced the House Judiciary Committee chair will visit Thomas Township on Friday, Sept. 27 to participate in a town hall meeting on topics including a proposal to eliminate a District Court judgeship in Saginaw County. The meeting takes place at the Thomas Township Safety Building, 8215 Shields Drive, from 3…

McBroom schedules September office hours

State Rep. Ed McBroom will meet with residents in Dickinson and Delta counties during office hours scheduled for Sept. 23 and 27. “I’m looking forward to hearing what ideas people have about our state government and issues they would like to see addressed,” said McBroom, R-Vulcan. On Monday, Sept. 23, he will be in Iron…

Rep. Hooker to host in-district office hours

State Rep. Tom Hooker, R-Byron Center, will host local office hours this month for residents to meet with him and discuss state government issues at a convenient district location. “People’s opinions matter to me greatly,” Rep. Hooker said. “I encourage residents to express their concerns and ask questions.  I am here as a resource for…

Rep. Heise invites residents to Senior Brigade town hall forum on Sept. 23

State Rep. Kurt Heise invites residents of the 20th District to a Senior Brigade town hall forum to discuss phone and mail scams from the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division on Monday, Sept. 23. The town hall forum will be Plymouth District Library, 2223 South Main St., Plymouth on Monday, Sept. 23, at 10:30 a.m….

Price to hold in-district office hours on Sept. 20

State Rep. Amanda Price will sponsor in-district office hours in Grand Haven on Friday, Sept. 20, to meet with local residents and discuss issues of interest or concern. Price will be at Coffee Grounds, located at 41 Washington Ave., from 9 to 10 a.m. Anyone is welcome to stop by as their schedules allow during…

Nesbitt working with Secretary of State, DIFS to fight insurance fraud

State Rep. Aric Nesbitt, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson and the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) are working together to help eliminate insurance fraud and lower rates for Michigan drivers. “Common-sense reforms can help lower insurance rates for everyone in Michigan while helping to reduce fraud,” said Nesbitt, R-Lawton. “Too many people…

Rep. Jon Bumstead and Sen. Geoff Hansen, with Melanie, Marissa and Mandi Sayles, Crystal Babbin and Pentwater Fire Chief Terry Cluchey at a ceremony honoring the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The ceremony also paid tribute to fallen Michigan first responders and military personnel.

Bumstead joined by family of fallen first responder, fire chief at 9/11 ceremony

The family of fallen Pentwater firefighter John Sayles and Pentwater Fire Chief Terry Cluchey, as well as family friend Crystal Babbin, joined state Rep. Jon Bumstead at a ceremony at the state Capitol honoring the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. “I was honored to have the family of John Sayles, as well…

Rep. Muxlow announces September office hours

State Rep. Paul Muxlow will conduct office hours on Monday, Sept. 30 in Fort Gratiot. Rep. Muxlow, R-Brown City, will meet with residents from 11 a.m. to 12 noon at the Fort Gratiot Township Hall, 3720 Keewahdin, Fort Gratiot, and answer any questions citizens have about state and local government. “Meeting with residents of the…

Residents invited to meet with Walsh in Livonia to discuss state and local issues

State Rep. John Walsh is sponsoring an opportunity for residents to meet with Walsh in Livonia to discuss state and local issues. “I welcome the opportunity to meet with constituents from the 19th District,” said Walsh, R-Livonia.  “The feedback I receive from residents during office hours is very helpful to me as I continue to…

Victory hosting local office hours in September

Residents can meet with lawmaker to discuss issues State Rep. Roger Victory today announced local office hour sessions for the month of September. The first session will take place on Friday, Sept. 20 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Murphy’s Restaurant, located at 4963 Lake Michigan Drive in Allendale.  The second session will take place…

Rep. John Walsh, R-Livonia, stands with Livonia Fire Chief Shadd Whitehead and Police Chief Curtis Caid at the state Capitol for a special ceremony honoring and remembering the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Walsh invited the officials to the ceremony, which also honored first responders and military members who have lost their lives in the line of duty during the last year.

Walsh joined by local officials at 9/11 ceremony

Rep. John Walsh, R-Livonia, stands with Livonia Fire Chief Shadd Whitehead and Police Chief Curtis Caid at the state Capitol for a special ceremony honoring and remembering the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Walsh invited the officials to the ceremony, which also honored first responders and military members who have lost their lives in…

Outman joined by special guests for House ceremony honoring 9/11 victims

State Rep. Rick Outman was joined today by Sergeant Mike Williams and Rex, a canine first responder, at a ceremony in the Michigan House of Representatives honoring the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. “I was honored to be joined by Sgt. Williams and canine first responder Rex, for this very special ceremony…