Rep. Crawford welcomes local heroes to Capitol for 9/11 ceremony

Fire Chief Ken VanSparrentac (right) and Deputy Fire Chief Doug Berry (left) of Lyon Township join state Rep. Kathy Crawford in the Capitol rotunda as her guests during the annual House of Representatives 9/11 Memorial Ceremony. House members invited first responders and members of the military from their communities to be their guests for the…

Rep. Crawford speaks at Novi events

Lawmaker spends in-district time meeting with local residents State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, today met with local residents in Novi and spoke at two events focused on seniors and adult education.  Rep. Crawford kicked-off the day as guest speaker of the Michigan Association of Senior Centers (MASC) and Michigan Recreation and Park Association (mParks) Senior…

Rep. Crawford kicks-off Summer Reading Contest for local students

Lawmaker offers winning contestant chance to be “State Rep. for a Day” State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, is encouraging students to continue to read this summer after school gets out by hosting a local summer reading program. Rep. Crawford launched the Summer Reading Contest by visiting Sayre Elementary School in South Lyon where she met…

Rep. Crawford kicks-off Summer Reading Contest for local students

Lawmaker offers winning contestant chance to be “State Rep. for a Day” State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, is encouraging students to continue to read this summer after school gets out by hosting a local summer reading program. Rep. Crawford launched the Summer Reading Contest by visiting Sayre Elementary School in South Lyon where she met…

Rep. Crawford joins experts to provide senior presentation to House committee

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, today joined certified experts to provide an informative senior center presentation to update the Families, Children and Seniors House Committee. Appearing with Rep. Crawford were Stephanie Moore, associate director/program director for Oceana County Council on Aging and president of the Michigan Association of Senior Centers, as well as, Kelly Arndt,…

Rep. Crawford declares May 11 as Older Michiganians Day

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, today introduced House Resolution 291 to declare May 11, 2016, as Older Michiganians Day in the state of Michigan.  “As a longtime advocate of senior citizen’s rights I am privileged to introduce this resolution today,” said Rep. Kathy Crawford. “Over 1.9 million Michiganians age 60 and over deserve our utmost…

Rep. Crawford joins governor at first bill signing

Oakland County lawmaker requires continuing education for veterinarians State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, joined Gov. Rick Snyder today for her first public bill signing. The governor approved Rep. Crawford’s House Bill 4408, now Public Act 47 of 2016, which will establish continuing education requirements for veterinarians and veterinary technicians as a condition for license renewal….

Rep. Crawford and Sen. Kowall welcome Novi state champs to Capitol

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, joined Majority Floor Leader Senator Mike Kowall, R-White Lake, to welcome the Novi High School boys tennis team and Novi High School girls volleyball team to the Capitol yesterday. Both Novi teams are Michigan High School Class “A” 2015 state champions. The athletic director, Brian Gordon, Tennis Coach Dan Lowes…

Rep. Crawford encourages youngsters to hit the books during March is Reading Month

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, is encouraging Michigan youth to get involved in March is Reading Month. Rep. Crawford will be visiting local schools within the 38th House District to read aloud to students throughout the month of March. “Reading is a fundamental skill that changes children’s lives forever,” Rep. Crawford said.  “Reading is everlasting,…

Rep. Crawford cancels upcoming office hours due to winter storm

State Rep. Kathy Crawford, R-Novi, is cancelling her Thursday, Feb. 25 office hours due to the severe winter weather underway in Oakland County and across the state. Rep. Crawford’s evening office hours were scheduled at Bigby Coffee in Lyon Charter Township. “The safety of my constituents is of the upmost importance to me and I…

Michigan veterinarians would have continuing education requirements under House bill

Crawford: Legislation extremely important to state’s health State Rep. Kathy Crawford today testified in the Senate Agriculture Committee on her bill which would require continuing education for veterinary professionals. House Bill 4408, would establish continuing education requirements for veterinarians and veterinary technicians as a condition for license renewal.  “This legislation is extremely important to the…