Rep. McCready welcomes Bloomfield Township official to State of the State

State Rep. Mike McCready, left, welcomed Bloomfield Township Treasurer Brian E. Kepes, right, to the House chamber Tuesday for Gov. Rick Snyder’s annual State of the State address. McCready, R-Bloomfield Hills, was allowed to invite one guest to join him on the House floor while the governor presented his agenda for the coming year.

Rep. Hauck welcomes CMU president to Capitol for State of the State

State Rep. Roger Hauck, right, on Tuesday welcomed Central Michigan University President Dr. George Ross to the Capitol for the governor’s annual State of the State address. Hauck, R-Union Township, invited Ross to sit alongside him on the House floor while Gov. Rick Snyder presented his priorities for the coming year.

Rep. Maturen invites Marshall mayor to State of the State address

State Rep. David Maturen, left, today welcomed Marshall Mayor Jack Reed, right, to the Capitol for the governor’s annual State of the State address. Maturen, R-Vicksburg, invited Reed to join him in the House chamber to listen to Gov. Rick Snyder speak about his plan to continue moving Michigan forward in the coming year. ###…

Rep. Bellino welcomes special guest for State of the State address

State Rep. Joe Bellino, left, welcomed Doug Chaffin, president and CEO of Monroe Bank and Trust, to the House chamber for Gov. Rick Snyder’s annual State of the State address. Bellino, R-Monroe, was allowed to invite one guest to join them on the House floor as the governor presented his agenda for the coming year.

Rep. Albert welcomes special guest for State of the State address

State Rep. Thomas Albert, right, today welcomed Dr. Jack Morris, left, to the House chamber for the governor’s annual State of the State address. Albert, R-Lowell, invited Morris, a vascular surgeon at Mercy Health St. Mary’s in Grand Rapids, to serve as his guest while Gov. Rick Snyder presented his agenda for the coming year….

Rep. Lilly hosts Ottawa County United Way president for State speech

State Rep. Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, welcomed Patrick Moran, president at the Greater Ottawa County United Way, as his guest for the State of the State address in the state Capitol Tuesday. Rep. Lilly recently took his oath of office to represent western Ottawa County at the state House of Representatives. “I’m honored today that…

Rep. Leutheuser welcomes Hillsdale CPA as State of the State guest

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Eric Leutheuser, R-Hillsdale, welcomed Hal March, a certified public accountant and Hillsdale resident, as his guest to tonight’s State of the State address at the Capitol. The speech was Rep. Leutheuser’s third as state representative of Hillsdale and Branch counties.

Father, county commissioner joins Rep. García for Capitol speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: Ottawa County Commissioner Frank Garcia was the guest of his daughter, state Rep. Daniela R. García, R-Holland, at the State of the State speech in the Capitol on Tuesday. Before being sworn in as Commissioner in December 2016, his professional career included serving as Holland Public School Superintendent from 2004-08, principal of Holland…

Commerce Township business owner joins Rep. Kesto for State of the State speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Klint Kesto, R-Commerce Township, had George Earhart (left) and Jack Tatigan (right) of OT Investigations and Associates join him as guests for the State of the State address Tuesday at the state Capitol. Earhart is the chief operation manager and Tatigan is owner and president at the Commerce Township-based OT Investigations,…