Local representatives celebrate Older Michiganians Day

State Reps. Kim LaSata, Beth Griffin, and Aaron Miller joined State Sen. John Proos in welcoming the Berrien, Cass, and Van Buren County Area Agency on Aging to the state Capitol to celebrate Older Michiganians Day. I’m thrilled I was able to meet with so many local seniors,” LaSata said.  “The golden generation has given…

Local representatives celebrate Older Michiganians Day

State Reps. Kim LaSata, Beth Griffin, and Aaron Miller joined State Sen. John Proos in welcoming the Berrien, Cass, and Van Buren County Area Agency on Aging to the state Capitol to celebrate Older Michiganians Day. I’m thrilled I was able to meet with so many local seniors,” LaSata said.  “The golden generation has given…

Rep. Kesto welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Klint Kesto welcomed Deacon Rodney Abasso to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Abasso is deacon of St. Joseph Chaldean Catholic Church in Troy. Joining them at the rostrum is Speaker of the House Tom Leonard.

Rep. LaSata attends Berrien County Senior Expo

State Rep. Kim LaSata’s office participated with state Sen. John Proos & Congressman Fred Upton’s office in the 18th annual Berrien County Senior Expo hosted by the Area Agency on Aging and the Herald-Palladium. “I want to personally thank our local Area Agency on Aging and the Herald-Palladium for putting together this wonderful event,” LaSata…

Rep. Kahle welcomes Lenawee Christian basketball champs to state Capitol

State Rep. Bronna Kahle welcomed the Lenawee Christian School girls’ basketball team to the Capitol. She was honored to meet with the students and escort them to the House chamber where they were recognized as the MHSAA Class D basketball state champions. “It was a privilege to have these young athletes join me for the…

Rep. Noble welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jeff Noble (right) of Northville welcomed Pastor Edward Pruett (center) to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Pruett is senior pastor of Kingdom Cross Church in Canton. Joining them at the rostrum is Speaker of the House Tom Leonard.

Reps. Tedder, Bizon and Vaupel on the House floor in support of HB 4472

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Reps. Jim Tedder, right, John Bizon, center, and Hank Vaupel, left, wore DNA ties in support of H.B. 4472 on the House floor. House Bill 4472 would amend the Public Health Code to allow pharmacists to substitute Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-designated interchangeable biological drug products, instead of dispensing higher cost brand-name…