Rep. Theis takes ceremonial oath of office

State Rep. Lana Theis, R- Brighton, is sworn in by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Young Jr. (left). She was joined by (from left) her two children, Jacob and Gabrielle, and husband Sam Theis.

Rep. Runestad takes the ceremonial oath of office

State Rep. Jim Runestad, R-White Lake, today took the ceremonial oath of office in the state Capitol. The oath was administered by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert P. Young Jr. (left). He was joined at the Capitol by his daughter Kayla, left, and his wife  Kathy, right.

Rep. Nesbitt sworn in for third term, announces office contact information

State Rep. Aric Nesbitt this week took the oath of office at the Capitol building in Lansing, kicking off his third term as representative for the people of the 66th House District. Nesbitt’s third term includes a new leadership role as majority floor leader for the state House. As floor leader, Nesbitt will be responsible…

Lauwers takes ceremonial oath in Lansing

State Rep. Dan Lauwers, R-Brockway Township, Wednesday took the ceremonial oath of office with his family in the Michigan House chamber. The oath was administered by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert P. Young Jr. Pictured with the second-term lawmaker on the rostrum, from left: Tom and Anne (sister) Leen; Stacey and Mike (brother) Lauwers;…

Rep. Rendon takes House oath of office

State Rep. Bruce Rendon, R-Lake City, Wednesday took the ceremonial oath of office in the state Capitol to begin his third term in the Michigan House of Representatives. The oath was administered by Lt. Gov. Brian Calley. Family members with Rendon are wife Daire, left, and Kathy Gonzales. Rendon serves the 103rd House District of…

Rep. Cole takes ceremonial oath in Lansing

State Rep. Triston Cole, R-Mancelona, takes the ceremonial oath of office administered by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert P. Young Jr. on Wednesday, Jan. 14. Joining the new lawmaker for the event were his wife, Stacy, and their daughters Etta, Adalynne and Ruby. Cole was elected last November to serve the 105th House District…

Rep. Johnson takes oath for third term

Dawn Johnson watches her husband, state Rep. Joel Johnson, R-Clare, take the oath of office from Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert P. Young Jr. with the help of their family friend, Jim Keysor of Harrison. The ceremonial swearing-in took place in the House chamber on Wednesday, Jan. 14. The third-term lawmaker represents Arenac, Clare,…