2019 Freshman Legislators

Our incoming freshman legislators took a minute for a photo on the House floor while at the Capitol for orientation.

Rep. Lucido welcomes students to Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Peter Lucido welcomed a group of 5th grade students from Roberts Elementary School in Shelby Township to the Capitol on Tuesday. The students were accompanied by teachers Kim Giacobbe and Scott Burnham.

Rep. Tedder welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jim Tedder (right) welcomed Rev. Richard Dake (center) to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Dake is senior pastor at Clarkston Methodist Church in Clarkston. Joining them at the rostrum is Speaker of the House Tom Leonard.

Rep. Leutheuser and Sen. Shirkey host Bronson Vikings state champions at Capitol

State Rep. Eric Leutheuser and Sen. Mike Shirkey welcomed the Bronson High School State Champion Volleyball team to the Capitol Thursday. The legislators were thrilled to welcome the students back to the capitol to celebrate their fourth consecutive state title. The team completed their season with a 58-6 record which included a Big 8 Conference…

Rep. Frederick takes oath of office

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Ben Frederick of Owosso this week took the oath of office in Owosso. Frederick was elected for his second term in the Michigan House of Representatives for the 85th District. Mayor Chris Eveleth of Owosso administered the oath during the local swearing-in ceremony. ####

Rep. Runestad welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jim Runestad (right) of White Lake welcomed Pastor Jim Combs (center) to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Combs is a pastor at The River Church in Holly. Joining them at the rostrum is Speaker of the House Tom Leonard.

Rep. Howrylak delivers farewell speech on House floor

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Martin Howrylak delivered his farewell address to the Michigan House of Representatives on Tuesday. Rep. Howrylak was first elected to serve the 41st District in November 2012, representing residents of Clawson and Troy. He began his third and final term in January 2017. Accompanying him on the House floor were his…