Rep. Frederick greets hero injured in Bishop International Airport attack

State Rep. Ben Frederick of Owosso met Airport Authority Lt. Jeff Neville on the floor of the Michigan House of Representatives during session on Thursday. Neville survived a terrorist attack earlier this year at the Bishop International Airport, and was invited to the floor to receive a tribute for his bravery.

Rep. Frederick congratulates National Auto Mechanic award winner

State Rep. Ben Frederick of Owosso presented a legislative tribute to Jason Miculka, auto technician at Slingerland Chrysler Dodge in Corunna. Miculka received the National Top Auto Mechanic Award from Chrysler earlier this year. “We are so proud of Jason, who was born, raised and continues to live in our district,” Frederick said. “This is an…

Rep. Reilly invites local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. John Reilly of Oakland, right, welcomed Pastor Steve Sanders, center, to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Sanders, of the First Baptist Church in Lake Orion, has been a pastor for the past 33 years. They were joined at the rostrum by Speaker Tom…

Rep. Hauck joined at Sept. 11 ceremony by local first responders

State Rep. Roger Hauck, of Union Township, today was joined by Mt. Pleasant Fire Chief, Rick Beltinck and Nottawa-Sherman Volunteer Fire Department Captain, Dan Mills as his guests for the Michigan House’s annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the…

Rep. Marino welcomes local pastor for House invocation

State Rep. Steve Marino (R-Harrison Township) today welcomed Rev. Michael J. Lutz to the Capitol to deliver the invocation prior to House session. Lutz is the assistant pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church and School in Macomb Township. He was invited as part of House tradition in which lawmakers bring local clergy to the Capitol to…

Rep. Crawford takes part in annual Sept. 11 ceremony

Legislator invites family of fallen USAF major to event   State Rep. Kathy Crawford of Novi on Thursday was joined at the Michigan House of Representatives’ annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service by the family of a U.S. Air Force pilot who died in the line of duty in March.            Crawford said Maj. Andrew Becker…

Rep. Lauwers joined by first responders at Sept. 11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Dan Lauwers, of Brockway Township, who serves as House Majority Floor Leader, today was joined by Marysville Fire Chief Thomas Konik (center) and the Rev. Dr. Tom Seppo, chief chaplain of the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department, as his guests at the Michigan House of Representatives’ annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service…

Rep. Kahle invites local first responders to Sept. 11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle, of Adrian, today invited first responders Adrian Police Chief Vince Emrick, right, and Tecumseh Assistant Fire Chief Craig Fulton as her guests at the Michigan House of Representatives’ annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who…