State Rep. Jim Lower, R-Cedar Lake, was administered the oath of office today by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman (left) on the floor of the House of Representatives in Lansing. Rep. Lower was joined by his wife Kristen, parents Matt and Karen, family members Susan Leonard and Jacob Leonard, and friends Andrew Barna, Rick Outman and Steve Mitchell.

Rep. Lower takes oath to represent 70th District

State Rep. Jim Lower, R-Cedar Lake, was administered the oath of office today by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman (left) on the floor of the House of Representatives in Lansing. Rep. Lower was joined by his wife Kristen, parents Matt and Karen, family members Susan Leonard and Jacob Leonard, and friends Andrew Barna,…