Rep. Alexander welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Julie Alexander welcomed Father Tim MacDonald to the state Capitol to give the invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. MacDonald is pastor at the Queen of the Miraculous Medal Church in Jackson. Joining them at the rostrum is Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield.

Rep. Bollin honors law enforcement at local ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Ann Bollin of Brighton Township presents a certificate of appreciation to Sergeant Anthony Wallace of the Hamburg Township Police Department as part of an event held at Livingston Christian Schools on Monday. The ceremony was organized by local resident Frank Dame as a way to recognize Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. A…

Rep. Frederick sworn in for second term as state representative

Rep. Ben Frederick took part in the swearing-in ceremony for the 100th Legislature at the state Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 9. The ceremony kicked off Frederick’s second term as state representative. Joining him on the House floor was the Director of the Elder Abuse Program at the Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, Owosso resident Ryan…

Rep. Crawford sworn in for third term during opening of the 100th Legislature

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi was sworn in for her third and final term at the state Capitol Wednesday to officially open the 100th Michigan Legislature. Rep. Crawford was administered the oath of office by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Stephen Markman and joined by her legislative director, Mindy Fernandes.

Rep. Sheppard joined by family for opening of the 100th Legislature

State Rep. Jason Sheppard of Temperance was joined by his family at the state Capitol Wednesday to officially open the 100th Michigan Legislature. Rep. Sheppard was administered the oath of office by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget McCormack. FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Melissa Henning (sister), Michael Henning (brother-in-law), Melissa Sheppard (wife), Sue Perry (mother), and…

Rep. Bellino joined by local business owners for opening of the 100th Legislature

State Rep. Joe Bellino of Monroe was joined by his wife and local business owners at the state Capitol Wednesday to officially open the 100th Michigan Legislature. Rep. Bellino was administered the oath of office by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Stephen Markman.   FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: John Fiorelli (Owner of Fiorellis in Flat Rock),…

Rep. Alexander sworn in for second term

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Julie Alexander of Hanover was sworn in for her second term as representative of the 64th District. She was joined on the House floor by her husband Jeff and granddaughter, Addison.

Rep. Calley sworn in for second term as representative

PHOTO INFORMATION: Rep. Julie Calley was sworn into office at the state Capitol on Wednesday to serve her second term as state representative. Calley was sworn in by Justice Bridget McCormack of the Michigan Supreme Court on the House floor. Joining her at the rostrum were her husband Brian and daughter Karagan.

Rep. Kahle sworn in on the House Floor

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle was sworn in for her second term as representative of the 57th District serving Lenawee County. Administering the oath of office was Supreme Court Justice Stephen Markman. “I’m grateful for the opportunity to continue serving the people of Lenawee County and working hard to improve the lives of all…

Rep. Maddock sworn in for first term

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Matt Maddock was sworn in as representative of the 44th District today. Administering the oath of office was Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman on the House floor. To contact his office, people may call 517-373-2616 or email MattMaddock@house.mi.gov. FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: Cameron Bricker, Winsome Maddock (daughter), Meshawn Maddock (wife),…