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Rep. Whiteford tours local Allegan County manufacturers

Lawmaker seeks to learn what makes area manufacturers successful State Rep. Mary Whiteford visited five Allegan County manufacturers including Key Gas, Allegan Tubular, Ropes Courses Inc., B&G Custom Works and Wolverine Hardwoods on Wednesday. “I wanted to meet with Allegan County job creators to learn about their organizations and what it is that makes them…

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Rep. Whiteford elected to 2017-18 House leadership position

Allegan County lawmaker will serve as majority caucus vice chair  State Rep. Mary Whiteford has been elected by her peers to serve as majority caucus vice chair for the 2017-2018 legislative session of the Michigan House of Representatives. “I am humbled and honored to be selected by my colleagues to help lead the House next…

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Rep. Whiteford celebrates her first bill signing the Allegan County way

State Rep. Mary Whiteford today celebrated the signing of her first bill Wednesday by bringing local treats to share with her colleague.10.16es in Lansing. It’s a tradition in the Michigan House of Representatives for a lawmaker to bring a gift from his or her district to celebrate the first time that the governor signs a…

Holland automotive safety manufacturer receives Michigan Business Development grant

Rep. Whiteford: “Job creation in our community is always good news.” Coastal Automotive, LLC, an automotive safety manufacturer based in Rochester Hills, Michigan, announced that it will establish a new facility in Holland, investing nearly $6.5 million and creating 110 jobs. As a result, the Michigan Business Development Program has awarded the project a $436,000…

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Rep. Whiteford welcomes Allegan County law enforcement to Capitol for 9/11 ceremony

Allegan County Sheriff Blaine Koops and Allegan County Undersheriff Frank Baker join state Rep. Mary Whiteford 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 service. The ceremony included…

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Fennville students join Rep. Whiteford in House Natural Resources Committee

Students present ‘Salmon in the Classroom’ project to legislators State Rep. Mary Whiteford today welcomed a group of students from Fennville High School to the Capitol where they gave a special presentation to the House Natural Resources Committee. The students, along with their science teacher Carole McNeal, joined Rep. Whiteford in sharing with the committee…

Rep. Whiteford will host office hours May 23

State Rep. Mary Whiteford announced she will host office hours in the 80th House District on Monday, May 23. “After a successful round of mobile office hours in the month of April, I look forward to meeting with residents face-to-face and hearing about their concerns for the district and the state as a whole,” said…

Rep. Whiteford announces April mobile office hours

State Rep. Mary Whiteford will host her first set of mobile office hours where she will visit multiple places throughout the district on Monday, April 25. “I am so excited to meet with residents and hear what they have to say,” said Rep. Whiteford, R-Casco Township. “I plan to hold regular office hours each month…

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Rep. Whiteford welcomes Saugatuck High School Board of Justice Team to Capitol

Students share human trafficking research with legislators, join governor in ceremonial signing of HT legislation Rep. Mary Whiteford today hosted members of a very special group at the Capitol in Lansing. Her guests are members of Saugatuck High School’s Board of Justice team, whose Project Based Learning program this year explored the topic of human…

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Rep. Whiteford takes Oath of Office, eager to serve 80th House District

State Rep. Mary Whiteford this week opened her Lansing office to serve the residents of the 80th House District and announced contact information for residents to easily reach her. Rep. Whiteford can be reached by phone at (517) 373-0836, or by email at MaryWhiteford@house.mi.gov. “I feel so honored to have been entrusted by the people of…