Rep. Miller meets with Constantine students for Constitution Day

  PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Aaron Miller celebrated Constitution Day on Sept. 17 with Constantine Middle School students. Rep. Miller handed out copies of the Constitution and helped lead student discussion groups. This is the fourth consecutive year Rep. Miller has held a similar event on Constitution Day. The day is a federal observance marking…

Rep. Miller speaks before panel on expanding education options

State Rep. Aaron Miller, of Sturgis, testified today before the Senate Education Committee in support of his legislation to expand post-secondary education and dual enrollment options for high school students in state border school districts, allowing Michigan students to attend an out-of-state facility within 20 miles of the shared border. Also testifying was Brent Holcomb,…

Rep. Miller welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO: State Rep. Aaron Miller, right, welcomed Pastor Charlie Keller, center, from the Diamond Cover Missionary Church in Cassopolis to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. House tradition calls for a representative or a clergy member to begin each day’s session with a prayer. Speaker Tom Leonard joined…

Local first responder joins Rep. Miller at Sept. 11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Aaron Miller, of Sturgis, today invited area first responder Dowagiac Deputy Fire Chief Guy Evans and his wife Jackie, to the Michigan House of Representatives’ annual Sept. 11 Memorial Service at the Capitol. The ceremony remembers first responders and members of the military from Michigan who died in the line of…

Rep. Miller: Local residents will benefit from budget

More funding for schools, public services in plan   State Rep. Aaron Miller today voted in favor of the state budget, joining his colleagues on the House Appropriations Committee in approving the fiscal blueprint and sending it to the full House for consideration. Miller, of Sturgis, who serves as chair of the Appropriations Subcommittee on…