Rep. Huizenga welcomes Kent County sheriff to governor’s address

Kent County Sheriff Michelle LaJoye-Young joined Rep. Mark Huizenga in Lansing for Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s State of the State Address. Huizenga represents parts of Kent County, which includes the cities of Cedar Springs, Grandville, Rockford, and Walker and the villages of Kent City and Sparta.   ###

Rep. Johnson welcomes West Michigan business leaders to governor’s address

Charles Kroll, the CFO of Grand Rapids based Crystal Flash, and Grand Rapids real estate agent Drew Born, joined Rep. Steven Johnson in Lansing for Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s State of the State Address. Johnson represents parts of Allegan and Kent counties, which includes the cities of Kentwood and Wayland.   ###

Rep. Afendoulis welcomes West Michigan Hispanic Chamber director to governor’s address

West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Guillermo Cisneros joined Rep. Lynn Afendoulis in Lansing for Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s State of the State Address. Afendoulis represents parts of Kent County, which includes the City of East Grand Rapids and the townships of Cannon, Courtland, Grand Rapids, Nelson, Oakfield, Plainfield, and Spencer.   ###

Rep. Berman gives West Bloomfield students Capitol tour

State Rep. Ryan Berman of Commerce Township was recently joined by students from Scotch Elementary School in West Bloomfield on the floor of the Michigan House of Representatives. “It was a privilege to welcome students from our community to tour and see the Capitol,” Rep. Berman said. “The students were all eager to explore the…

Rep. Whiteford welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

State Rep. Mary Whiteford welcomed Pastor Joe Shaler to lead Wednesday’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Shaler is the lead pastor of Otsego United Methodist Church in Otsego. Joining them at the rostrum is Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield.