Rep. Wentworth hosts ‘Rep. for a Day’ at state Capitol

PHOTO: State Rep. Jason Wentworth of the 97th District welcomed Kaitlyn Newkirk on Wednesday to the state Capitol. Kaitlyn was honored as a ‘Rep. for a Day’. She received a Capitol tour, enrolled a resolution, visited the House floor during session, experienced the video production studio, and participated in other various activities. Newkirk is a…

Rep. Wentworth invites chaplain to state Capitol

State Rep. Jason Wentworth of the 97th District, welcomed the Rev. William Dyke, chaplain for the Clare County Sheriff Department, to the state Capitol today to give the invocation for the House of Representatives. They were joined by Speaker Tom Leonard on the rostrum.

Cops & Doughnuts President Attends Snyder’s Speech

State Rep. Jason Wentworth, R-Clare, on Tuesday hosted Greg Rynearson at Gov. Rick Snyder’s 2017 State of the State speech. Rynearson is the president of Cops & Doughnuts, headquartered in Clare, and is one of nine cop-owners. The governor uses the speech to announce his agenda for the coming year. Each state representative is allowed…

Wentworth sworn into office in Lansing

State Rep. Jason Wentworth, R-Clare, takes the ceremonial oath of office administered by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman on the House floor today. Joining the 97th House District lawmaker for the event, from left, were his wife, Heather; daughters Alexa, Makayla and Kiley; and his mother and father, Robin and Leonard. This is…