Afendoulis - Go Red for Women Day

Afendoulis and staff participate in Go Red for Women Day

Rep. Chris Afendoulis (center) and staff members Ben Greene (right) and Trevor TenBrink (left) proudly took part in “Go Red for Women Day” today by wearing red in support of the American Heart Association and the fight against heart disease in Michigan. ###

State Rep. Gary Glenn, left, discusses House Bill 4071 with Rep. Tom Barrett, R-Potterville, chairman of the Military and Veterans Affairs Committee, on which Glenn also serves. The bill is one of three that Glenn and Barrett are working on to help military families in Midland and Bay counties.

Glenn gets to work for military families

Bipartisan package addresses education, taxes, court hearings Lansing, Mich. – State Rep. Gary Glenn, R-Midland, a member of the state House Military and Veterans Affairs Committee, is off to a fast start on behalf of military families and veterans by co-sponsoring a bipartisan trio of bills that will help military personnel and veterans earn a…

Runestad. Tedder KidSpeak

Rep. Runestad sponsors event giving foster kids a chance to tell their story

State Rep. Jim Runestad helped sponsor Oakland County’s second annual KidSpeak event in Pontiac on Monday, Jan. 26. The event gives a voice to area youth in the foster care system. “As a foster parent, I have seen what these kids go through and I am honored to help give them an opportunity to share…

1.22.15 marine tribute tedder floor

Rep. Tedder presents flag to local resident and Marine Corps private

State Rep. Jim Tedder today recognized Clarkston resident and U.S. Marine Pvt. Vincent Savino with a flag presentation at the state Capitol. Savino, a 2013 graduate of Clarkston High School, recently graduated from basic training and is now a U.S. Marine. “I am honored to welcome Private Savino to the Capitol to celebrate this excellent…

Webber guest photo

Rep. Webber joined by president of Oakland University at State of the State

State Rep. Michael Webber, R-Rochester Hills, welcomed Oakland University President Dr. George Hynd to the House floor for the 2015 State of the State address. Webber invited Hynd to his first joint session of the House and Senate to listen to Gov. Snyder’s key ideas for his second term. Each lawmaker is allowed one floor…

_DSC3217

McBroom hosts local teachers at governor’s State of the State address

State Rep. Ed McBroom, R-Escanaba, welcomed Escanaba Area Public Schools teachers Phil and Jane Lynch to Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address in the House chamber on Tuesday evening. Phil teaches high school social studies and Jane is a teaching assistant at Lemmer Elementary School.

Rep. Glardon - State of the State

Community business leader joins Rep. Glardon for State of the State

State Rep. Ben Glardon, R-Owosso, was joined on the House floor by his guest, Paul Schluckebier, at the governor’s State of the State address. Schluckebier has been a financial services professional since 1984, and is currently the Branch Manager, Managing Director-Investments for Wells Fargo and serves as the leader of the Schluckebier/Hood Wealth Management Group,…