Rep. Lucido welcomes ‘Rep. for a Day’ contest winner to the Capitol

State Rep. Peter J. Lucido today hosted a very special guest when Lilly Urban of Shelby Township joined the lawmaker as “Representative for a Day.” Lilly was selected as the winner of Rep. Lucido’s summer reading contest. The reading contest—which took place between May and August—invited elementary school students to fill out an entry bookmark…

Rep. Runestad welcomes local student as Rep. for a Day

Rep. Jim Runestad, R-White Lake, welcomed third grade Dublin Elementary student Maddie Bruss to the state capital to take part in the “Rep for a Day” event. Among the highlights for the students was a swearing-in ceremony on the House floor, a tour of the Capitol building and participation in a mock committee hearing. “I…

Rep. Bizon welcomes local student as ‘Rep. for a Day’

Rep. John Bizon, R-Battle Creek, welcomed Battle Creek Endeavor Academy student Laniyah Graham and her mother Travonna to the state capital to take part in the “Rep. for a Day” event. Among the highlights for the students was a swearing-in ceremony on the House floor, a tour of the Capitol building and participation in a…

Rep. Victory welcomes local student as ‘Rep. for a Day’

Rep. Roger Victory, R-Hudsonville, welcomed Bauer Elementary student Nicholas Gunnik to the state capital to take part in the “Rep. for a Day” event on Sept. 29. Among the highlights for the students was a swearing-in ceremony on the House floor, a tour of the Capitol building and participation in a mock committee hearing. “We…

Rep. Glenn unveils energy package expanding competition and choice

Bills remove barriers, encourage alternative energy supply Homeowners, schools, hospitals, job providers and taxpayers would benefit from lower electric bills through state Rep. Gary Glenn’s energy policy legislation that would increase energy choice and competition in Michigan, the representative said at a news conference this morning. Rep. Glenn, vice chair of the House Committee on…

Rep. Canfield joined by local first responders for Sept. 11 ceremony

State Rep. Dr. Edward ‘Ned’ Canfield R-Sebewaing, was joined in the Capitol rotunda by Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson (right) and Huron County Deputy Janice Pulaskey (left) prior to the Michigan House of Representatives’ Sept. 11 memorial service on the House floor. House members invited first responders and members of the military as their guests…

Local first responders join Rep. Theis for Sept. 11 ceremony

State Rep. Lana Theis, R-Brighton, was joined in the Capitol rotunda by Brighton Police Chief Tom Wightman and Brighton Area Fire Authority Chief Michael O’Brian prior to the Michigan House of Representatives’ Sept. 11 memorial service on the House floor. House members invited first responders and members of the military as their guests during the…

Rep. Chatfield joined by local first responders for Sept. 11 ceremony

State Rep. Lee Chatfield, R-Levering, was joined in the Capitol rotunda by Sault Ste. Marie Fire Chief Jason Thorpe and Petoskey Department of Public Safety Director John Calabrese prior to the Michigan House of Representatives’ Sept. 11 memorial service on the House floor. House members invited first responders and members of the military as their…

Local Fire Chiefs join Rep. Lucido for Sept. 11 ceremony

State Rep. Peter J. Lucido R-Shelby Township, was joined in the Capitol rotunda by Shelby Township Fire Chief Jim Swinkowski and Washington Township Fire Chief Brian Tyrell prior to the Michigan House of Representatives’ Sept. 11 memorial service on the House floor. House members invited first responders and members of the military as their guests during…

Local first responders join Rep. Crawford for Sept. 11 ceremony

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-, R-Novi, was joined in the Capitol rotunda by Novi Police officer Tom Orlowski and Fire Protection officer Jeff Lachman prior to the Michigan House of Representatives’ Sept. 11 memorial service on the House floor. House members invited first responders and members of the military as their guests during the ceremony,…