Michigan Tech professor joins Rep. Markkanen at annual State of the State address

State Rep. Greg Markkanen of Hancock attended the governor’s annual State of the State address and was joined by Michigan Tech professor, Dr. Glen Archer, as well as his two daughters Geneva and Ruth. Markkanen represents the residents of Baraga, Gogebic, Houghton, Iron, Keweenaw and Ontonagon counties, as well as Powell and Ishpeming townships in…

Rep. Markkanen welcomes local law enforcement to Capitol for 9/11 ceremony

PHOTO INFORMATION: Supervisory Patrol Agent Jason Negus and Deputy Patrol Agent Andrew Halonen of the United States Border Patrol joined State Rep. Greg Markkanen in Lansing for the annual 9/11 ceremony. House members invited first responders and military from their communities to be their guests for the service. They were also joined by State Senator…

Rep. Markkanen welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Greg Markkanen of Hancock welcomed Pastor Peter Vorhes to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Vorhes is a pastor at the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church and is also the chaplain for the Michigan State Police.

2019 Freshman Legislators

Our incoming freshman legislators took a minute for a photo on the House floor while at the Capitol for orientation.