Rep. LaSata to host local office hours

State Rep. Kim LaSata today announced plans to meet with residents of Southwest Michigan during her scheduled office hours. Office hours will take place on Friday, April 6 at Clifford’s Coffee Canal, 619 W. Main St. in Benton Harbor from 9 to 10 a.m. “I look forward to talking with residents of Southwest Michigan about…

Rep. LaSata to host local office hours

State Rep. Kim LaSata today announced plans to meet with residents of southwest Michigan during her scheduled office hours. Office hours take place on Saturday, March 10 at Mill Creek Charlie’s, 3801 M-140 in Watervliet from noon to 1 p.m. “Engaging with residents in a casual setting is a great way to foster dialog and…

Rep. LaSata to host local office hours

State Rep. Kim LaSata today announced plans to meet with residents of Southwest Michigan during her scheduled office hours. Office hours take place on Friday, Feb. 23 at Broad Street Café, 614 Broad St. in St. Joseph, from 10 to 11 a.m. “I look forward to talking with residents of Southwest Michigan about their state…

Rep. LaSata invites Coloma Frozen Foods president to State of the State speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Kim LaSata, of Bainbridge Township, was joined by Brad Wendzel, president of Coloma Frozen Foods, as a guest during the 2018 State of the State speech today in the state Capitol. “I appreciated having Brad Wendzel join me for tonight’s speech,” LaSata said. “Coloma Frozen Foods is crucial to southwestern Michigan,…

Rep. LaSata hosts local coffee hours

State Rep. Kim LaSata today announced plans to meet with residents of Berrien County during her first scheduled office hours of 2018. “As the Legislature starts a new year, I want to hear from residents of Berrien County on issues they would like tackled in 2018,” LaSata said. “Hearing directly from people in the community…

Rep. LaSata hosts local office hours

State Rep. Kim LaSata invites residents of Berrien County to talk with her about issues facing Michigan during her November office hours. “Engaging with residents in a casual setting is a great way to foster dialog and share ideas,” LaSata said. “I look forward to having discussions with people in the community about making our…

Rep. LaSata welcomes ‘Rep for a Day’ winners to state Capitol

State Rep. Kim LaSata, of Bainbridge Township, welcomed 6 students and their families to the Capitol to be junior representatives for a day and experience the life of a Michigan state legislator. Local students entered the contest by filling out a bookmark they received from their local library with as many books as they could…

Rep. LaSata celebrates first bill signing

Photo Information: State Rep. Kim LaSata with Governor Rick Snyder after the signing of her first bill, House Bill 4336, which deals with closing a property tax loophole for out of state homeowners. ###  

Rep. LaSata hosts local office hours

State Rep. Kim LaSata is inviting residents of Berrien County to talk with her about issues facing Michigan during her October office hours. “Listening to the concerns of members of the community is a very important aspect of my job,” LaSata said. “Local office hours are a great way for me to speak with my…

Rep. LaSata introduces ‘Buy Nearby’ resolution

State Rep. Kim LaSata yesterday introduced a resolution declaring Oct. 7 and 8 as Buy Nearby Weekend in the state of Michigan. LaSata emphasized the importance of buying locally and how retailors support over 850,000 jobs across Michigan. “If everyone practiced ‘Buying Nearby’ Michigan shoppers would create an additional $9 billion in economic activity and…

Rep. LaSata welcomes Father Eamon Kelly to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Kim LaSata welcomed Father Eamon Kelly to the Capitol to lead the House of Representative’s invocation before today’s session.  As the vice chargé of the Pontifical Institute of the Notre Dame of Jerusalem Center and the vice director of Magdala the Crossroads of Jewish and Christian History, Father Kelly made a…

Rep. LaSata invites Berrien sheriff to State of the State

State Rep. Kim LaSata, R-Bainbridge Township, is joined by Berrien County Sheriff Paul Bailey on the House floor during Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State. LaSata is allowed to invite one guest to join her on the floor for the address.