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…

Rep. Sheppard welcomes Dundee Elementary School students to Capitol

State Rep. Jason Sheppard of Temperance welcomed fifth-grade students from Dundee Elementary School in Dundee to the Capitol Tuesday. “It’s encouraging to see students from our community get a hands-on understanding of state government,” Rep. Sheppard said. “This is a great experience for these young people.”    

Rep. Kahle welcomes Tecumseh student to Lansing

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Bronna Kahle (center) welcomed Rachel Stockford (left) and her mother Jill (right), of Tecumseh to the state Capitol. Miss Stockford spent the day with Rep. Kahle in committee meetings then joined her on the House floor. “It was a pleasure to have Rachel job shadow me for the day,” Rep. Kahle…

Rep. Griffin hosts district office hours

State Rep. Beth Griffin today announced plans to meet with residents of Southwest Michigan during regularly scheduled local office hours at the end of  November. “Listening to local residents is one of the most important aspects of my job.” Griffin said.  “Local office hours are a great way for me to be accessible and accountable…