Rep. Glardon keeps perfect voting record during 2013

State Rep. Ben Glardon maintained a perfect voting record during the entire 2013 legislative session, it was announced today. Glardon cast all 534 record roll call votes during the session, according to michiganvotes.org. Glardon also completed the entire 2011-12 legislative session without missing a single vote. “While I realize it is impossible to make all…

MacGregor invites residents to Senior Brigade

Local residents are encouraged to attend a Senior Brigade forum on identity theft protection and other scams on Monday, Jan. 27, presented by the Michigan Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division and hosted by state Rep. Pete MacGregor. The presentation at the Plainfield Senior Center, 5255 Grand River Dr., NE in Grand Rapids, will be from…

Price to hold January office hours in Grand Haven, Park Township

State Rep. Amanda Price will sponsor a pair of in-district office hours during January to meet with local residents and discuss issues of interest or concern. Price will be at Coffee Grounds, 41 Washington Ave., from 9 to 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 17. The lawmaker will also be at Park Township Hall, 52 152nd…

State Rep. Martin Howrylak invites residents to Senior Brigade event in Clawson

State Rep. Martin Howrylak is hosting a Senior Brigade event on Friday, Jan. 17. The event held in conjunction with the Attorney General’s office will focus on helping seniors identify and avoid identity theft scams. “Technology can be very beneficial in our everyday lives. Unfortunately with the continued advancement of technology means more avenues to…

State Representative Howrylak announces January office hours

State Representative Martin Howrylak invites residents to attend his office hours for the month of January. Howrylak’s office hours will take place at the following dates and locations: Saturday, Jan. 25 from 3 – 4:30 p.m., at the Troy Public Library, located at 510 West Big Beaver Road; and Monday, Jan. 27 from 3:30 –…

Governor signs legislation creating Breast Cancer Awareness license plate

Rep. Amanda Price, Sen. Glenn Anderson and Gov. Rick Snyder hold Public Acts 207 and 208, which create a PINK RIBBON license plate in Michigan to raise money for breast and cervical cancer screening for low-income women and establish the fund within the Treasury Department for collecting the proceeds from the sale of the license plate….

Rep. Victory announces January office hours in Allendale

State Rep. Roger Victory, R-Hudsonville, today announced he will be available to meet with constituents for office hours in January. Office hours will take place on Friday, Jan. 17 from 9-10:30 a.m. in Allendale at Murphy’s Restaurant located at 4963 Lake Michigan Drive. “With a new year brings a new start and a refreshed outlook…

Nesbitt to hold hearing on utilities’ responses to power failures following major storms

Energy and Technology Committee to review utilities’ operations, response plans State Rep. Aric Nesbitt today announced the House Energy and Technology Committee will be holding a hearing regarding last month’s massive storm-related power failures across the state. Nesbitt, R-Lawton, who chairs the committee, extended an invitation to three of Michigan’s electricity providers, Consumers Energy, Lansing…

Bumstead announces January office hours in Newaygo County

State Rep. Jon Bumstead today announced office hours for the month of January in Newaygo County. The office hours will take place Monday, Jan. 27 at the following times and locations: ·         White Cloud: From 8 to 9 a.m. at Sally’s, 103 South Charles M-37. ·         Fremont: From 10 to 11 a.m. at Side Street…