Rep. Griffin hosts district office hours

State Rep. Beth Griffin today announced plans to meet with residents of Southwest Michigan during her scheduled monthly office hours. “Hosting office hours throughout the entire district is one of my top priorities for 2018,” Griffin said. “Being accessible in every community of the district is an important part of my job.” The office hours…

Representative García invites local residents to February office hours

State Representative Daniela R. García invites residents of Ottawa County to her office hours on Monday, Feb. 5. “Getting feedback from my constituents is a crucial aspect of my commitment to Ottawa County residents,” García said. “I look forward to hearing what is important to Ottawa County residents and making sure that follows me to…

Rep. Hauck welcomes Sacred Heart Academy cross country teams to Capitol

State Rep. Roger Hauck of Union Township recently welcomed the Mt. Pleasant Sacred Heart Academy boys and girls cross country teams to the Capitol in recognition of their outstanding 2017 seasons. Each team won the Division 4 state championship. Joined by coach Mark Zitzelsberger, the runners were presented with a tribute from Rep. Hauck and…

Rep. Brann invites local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Tommy Brann (right) welcomed Pastor Randall Ledeboer (center) to the state Capitol to lead today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Ledeboer is the lead pastor at inSpirit Church in Byron Center. Speaker of the House Tom Leonard joined them at the rostrum. House tradition calls for a representative or…

Rep. Hernandez welcomes local real estate investor for State of the State

State Rep. Shane Hernandez of Port Huron, right, welcomed Kimball Township resident Justin Neil to the state Capitol for the governor’s annual State of the State address. Hernandez invited Neil, a local real estate investor, to sit alongside him in the House chamber while Gov. Rick Snyder laid out his agenda for the year.

Rep. Hauck welcomes tribal chief to Capitol for State of the State address

State Rep. Roger Hauck of Union Township, right, welcomed Ronald Ekdahl, tribal chief of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, to the House chamber for the governor’s annual State of the State address. Each representative invites a guest to attend and hear Gov. Rick Snyder lay out his agenda for the year. Hauck said eliminating driver’s…

Maturen hosts Kalamazoo County commissioner at State of the State

  State Rep. Dave Maturen of Vicksburg, left, welcomed Kalamazoo County Commissioner John Gisler to the state Capitol for the governor’s annual State of the State address. Maturen invited Gisler to sit alongside him in the House chamber while Gov. Rick Snyder presented his agenda for the year.

Rep. Howell welcomes local official, radio host for State of the State

State Rep. Gary Howell of North Branch, right, welcomed WMPC radio host Greg Bullen (left) and Lapeer Deputy City Clerk Renee Wilson (second from left) to the state Capitol for the governor’s annual State of the State address. Howell invited Bullen and Wilson to join him in the House chamber while Gov. Rick Snyder laid…