Rep. Mueller participates in Legislative Polar Plunge

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Mike Mueller of Linden led efforts in raising $25,000 for children and adults with mental health challenges at the Capitol on Thursday, participating in the eighth annual Legislative Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Michigan with his legislative director Scott Kempa. In tradition of the event, participants are encouraged to be creative…

Rep. Brann participates in Legislative Polar Plunge

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Tommy Brann of Wyoming led efforts in raising $25,000 for children and adults with mental health challenges at the Capitol on Thursday, participating in the eighth annual Legislative Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Michigan.

Rep. Cole welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

Majority Floor Leader Triston Cole of Mancelona welcomed Pastor Bruce Banwell to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Banwell is a pastor at the New Hope Community Church in Williamsburg. They were joined by Speaker Chatfield of Levering.

Rep. Kahle announces March is Reading Month tour

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian is visiting classrooms throughout Lenawee County during the month of March, sharing her love of reading with local students in observation of March is Reading Month. She plans to visit elementary schools to encourage young people to develop a lifelong love of reading. “March is Reading Month is a…

Rep. Lightner welcomes students to Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Sarah Lightner welcomed a group of third grade students from Springport Elementary School to the Capitol on Thursday. The representative gave a tour of the House floor and answered questions on state government.

Rep. Crawford announces March is Reading Month tour

State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi today announced her annual March is Reading Month tour. As part of March is Reading Month, the lawmaker will visit schools throughout the Northville, Novi, South Lyon, and Walled Lake districts and read to students, encouraging them to develop a lifelong interest in reading. “The importance of reading for…

Rep. Berman announces March is Reading Month tour

State Rep. Ryan Berman of Commerce Township today announced his annual March is Reading Month tour. As part of March is Reading Month, the lawmaker will visit schools throughout the Walled Lake and West Bloomfield districts and read to students, encouraging them to develop a lifelong interest in reading. “A love for reading will benefit…

Rep. Berman welcomes local rabbi to lead House invocation

State Rep. Ryan Berman of Commerce Township welcomed Rabbi Paul Yedwab (center) to the state Capitol to lead Tuesday’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Yedwab serves the Temple Israel synagogue in West Bloomfield. Joining them at the rostrum is Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield.

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. Mueller commends new agriculture education book

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Mike Mueller and fellow members of the House Agriculture committee were presented copies of Right This Very Minute, a new educational children’s book published in cooperation with the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture. Rep. Mueller commended the book, written by Lisl H. Detlefsen and illustrated by Renée Kurilla, as a…