State Rep. Holly Hughes, R-Montague, welcomed Bill Seyferth, co-owner of the Eagle Group in Muskegon, to the State of the State address in the state Capitol building Tuesday.

Rep. Hughes, local business owner appreciate emphasis on jobs training during State speech

State Rep. Holly Hughes joined her State of the State speech guest Bill Seyferth, co-owner of Muskegon-based Eagle Group, in applauding Gov. Rick Snyder’s emphasis on improving workforce and vocational training during his speech at the Capitol on Tuesday. “Improved jobs training is what we need in Muskegon County,” said Rep. Hughes, R-Montague. “Until everyone…

Gov. Rick Snyder and Lt. Gov. Brian Calley joined State Rep. Holly Hughes, her daughter Morgan, nephew Chandler Breit, and husband Rick in the Governors’ office after Rep. Hughes took her oath of office at the Capitol Tuesday.

Rep. Hughes renews commitment to Muskegon County region

With her family by her side, state Rep. Holly Hughes took her oath of office Tuesday to represent the families and businesses of the Muskegon County. Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman administered the oath while Rep. Hughes’ husband Rick, daughter Morgan and nephew Chandler Breit joined her for the Capitol ceremony. “This is…

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Rep. Hughes announces January office hours for Muskegon County

State Rep. Holly Hughes has scheduled three office hours for Friday, Jan. 20, inviting fellow 91st District residents to meet with her to talk about the state government for the next two-year term. “I am excited that I get another opportunity to serve the wonderful people of Muskegon County,” said Rep. Hughes, R-Montague. “I look…

Gov. Rick Snyder signed state Rep. Holly Hughes’ House Bill 5639 into law today in Lansing. Rep. Hughes’ legislation requires that state veterans agencies supply quarterly updates to state House and Senate committees on veterans’ care facilities in Grand Rapids and Marquette.

Rep. Hughes’ bill to help ensure better veterans care signed into law

The state Legislature will receive quarterly updates pertaining to veterans’ care at state facilities under legislation introduced by Rep. Holly Hughes and signed into law today. “The signing of my bill ensures the Senate and House have the most up-to-date information about the health and safety of our hero veterans,” said Rep. Hughes, vice chair…

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Rep. Hughes introduces domestic violence protection legislation

State Rep. Holly Hughes has introduced legislation to better protect rental property tenants and their children from incidents of domestic violence, criminal sexual conduct and stalking. House Bill 5982 would allow for the change of a door lock mechanism at a personal residence, pending a written notice to the property owner and confirmation of a personal protection order,…

Chloe Cowell, a student at Ross Park Elementary School, joined Rep. Holly Hughes at the state Capitol Thursday as a “Representative for a Day.”

Rep. Hughes honors Mona Shores student at Capitol

Chloe Cowell, a student at Ross Park Elementary School, joined Rep. Holly Hughes at the state Capitol Thursday as a “Representative for a Day.” Chloe, a fourth grade student in Mrs. Young’s class at Ross Park, was selected as the winner of Rep. Hughes’ summer reading contest, which challenged Muskegon County elementary school students to…

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Rep. Hughes announces office hour schedule for Sept. 30, Oct. 5 in Muskegon County

State Rep. Holly Hughes has scheduled seven office hours in September and October, inviting her fellow 91st District residents to meet with her to talk about the state government. “Being as available as possible for my constituents is incredibly important, which is why we have scheduled these seven events,” said Rep. Hughes, R-Montague. “I look…

State Rep. Holly Hughes presented a tribute to Muskegon County Sheriff’s Deputy Thomas Schmidt during the House Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs meeting today in Lansing. Deputy Schmidt joined Rep. Hughes during a 9/11 ceremony to honor members of the military and first responders at the state Capitol.

Rep. Hughes invites, honors Schmidt at state Capitol

LANSING – Muskegon County Sheriff’s Deputy Thomas Schmidt was a guest of state Rep. Holly Hughes, R-Montague, during the annual House of Representatives’ 9/11 ceremony today. Rep. Hughes also read a tribute during today’s House committee on Military and Veterans Affairs to Deputy Schmidt, who was named Officer of the Year by the Michigan Fraternal…

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Rep. Hughes schedules office hour events for Aug. 30-31 in Muskegon County

State Rep. Holly Hughes is inviting 91st District residents to meet with her during office hours in Norton Shores, Moorland Township and Montague on Tuesday, Aug. 30 and in Blue Lake Township on Wednesday, Aug. 31. “The most important responsibility I have is representing my constituents in Muskegon County,” said Rep. Hughes, R-Montague. “That’s why…