Father, county commissioner joins Rep. García for Capitol speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: Ottawa County Commissioner Frank Garcia was the guest of his daughter, state Rep. Daniela R. García, R-Holland, at the State of the State speech in the Capitol on Tuesday. Before being sworn in as Commissioner in December 2016, his professional career included serving as Holland Public School Superintendent from 2004-08, principal of Holland…

Commerce Township business owner joins Rep. Kesto for State of the State speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Klint Kesto, R-Commerce Township, had George Earhart (left) and Jack Tatigan (right) of OT Investigations and Associates join him as guests for the State of the State address Tuesday at the state Capitol. Earhart is the chief operation manager and Tatigan is owner and president at the Commerce Township-based OT Investigations,…

Rep. Garcia takes oath of office to represent 90th District

State Rep. Daniela R. García, R-Holland, was administered the oath of office today by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman on the floor of the House of Representatives in Lansing. Joining Rep. García was her parents, Frank and Yolanda.

Rep. Garcia announces DPS reform package

State Rep. Daniela Garcia, R-Holland, joined fellow representatives on Feb. 17, 2016 in introducing a multi-bill package to address financial and educational reforms at the Detroit Public Schools.

Superintendents, Rep. Garcia testify in support of House Bill 5193

State Rep. Daniela Garcia, R-Holland, joined Jenison Public Schools Superintendent Tom Tenbrink (right) and Grand Rapids Public Schools superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal (center) in testifying for House Bill 5193 before the House Committee on Education on Feb. 4, 2016.

Rep. Garcia honors Hope College intern

State Rep. Daniel Garcia, R-Holland, presented Derek Chen with a special tribute on Dec. 15 on the state House floor during his final day interning for Rep. Garcia’s office. Chen is a student at Hope College.

Rep. García’s SmartZone development bill signed into law

Gov. Snyder signs legislation fostering economic opportunity, job growth Gov. Rick Snyder today approved legislation sponsored by state Rep. Daniela García giving interested communities the opportunity to pursue the formation of local satellite SmartZones. “The people of Holland and Ottawa County have been working for months with Grand Rapids officials to expand a successful economic…

Snyder signs into law Rep. García’s wage garnishment reform

House Bill 4119 is freshman lawmaker’s first to receive gubernatorial approval After just a few months in Lansing, Holland’s Rep. Daniela García has worked on many important initiatives for the people of the 90th District, including House Bill 4119, which today was signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder. Now Public Act 14 of 2015, the…