Rep. Chatfield welcomes family of former local Rep. Steve Andrews to the Capitol

State Rep. Lee Chatfield (right) of Levering welcomed the family of former state Rep. Steve Andrews to the state Capitol on Wednesday to receive a memorial resolution. Joining Chatfield on the House floor, from left, Dana Andrews, Kolby Andrews, state Rep. Sue Allor, Elsa Schaller and Karen Andrews. Andrews served in the Michigan House from…

Representative García welcomes local tech students to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Representative Daniela R. García interacts with students from Innocadamy in Zeeland at the 17th Annual Student Technology Showcase at the Capitol.  The event allowed lawmakers to see firsthand how technology is used in the classroom across Michigan.

Rep. Reilly hosts local students at state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. John Reilly welcomed two groups of students from Orion Oaks Elementary School to Lansing on Tuesday. The third-graders toured the Capitol building and had the opportunity to visit with Rep. Reilly during their class field trip.

Rep. Bizon welcomes local students to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. John Bizon interacts with students from Marshall Opportunity High School who were at the Capitol for the 17th Annual Student Technology Showcase.  The event allowed lawmakers to see first-hand how technology is used in classrooms across Michigan.

Rep. Noble welcomes local tech students to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jeff Noble today welcomed students and their lead engineering mentor Liz Borzym from the Northville Robostangs robotic team to Lansing. From left, Nikith Ganan, Rachel Reiz, Liz Borzym, Rep. Jeff Noble, Agnes Dunne and Alex Steinig participated in the Michigan Association of Computer Users and Learning Annual Technology Showcase in the…

Rep. Crawford introduces OPEB legislation

State Rep. Kathy Crawford introduces legislation in the Michigan House that will help safeguard retiree benefits for police, firefighters and other municipal employees.

Rep. Howell welcomes Lapeer student to state Capitol

State Rep. Gary Howell of North Branch recently welcomed Austin Roth to the Capitol as his guest on the House floor. Austin, a senior at Lapeer High School, joined Rep. Howell for the House Committee on Natural Resources. Austin plans on attending Saginaw Valley State University to study secondary education and political science.

Rep. Whiteford welcomes Kaylor family to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Mary Whiteford presented a legislative tribute to the Kaylor family of Allegan County on behalf of their work in raising awareness for lung cancer. From left, Rep. Whiteford, Crissy, Debbi, Petra, and Cheryl.

Rep. Kahle welcomes Clinton High School students to state Capitol

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian welcomed ninth-grade students from Clinton High School to the Capitol on Tuesday. The two groups of students traveled to Lansing as part of their American Government class curriculum. “This is one of my favorite roles as a state representative,” Rep. Kahle said. “I enjoy seeing students receive a hands-on…