Rep. Kahle welcomes Addison students to Capitol

State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian was joined by fourth-grade students from Addison Elementary School at the state Capitol in May. “Everyone was engaged and attentive, I enjoy seeing young people take interest in their state government,” Rep. Kahle said. “It is always a pleasure to meet with students from Lenawee and I look forward…

Rep. LaFave presents tribute on House floor

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Beau LaFave of Iron Mountain honored Maj.-Gen. Michael A. Stone on the House floor. Stone is retiring next week from state government after serving as the Assistant Adjutant General since April 2010, where he is responsible for Army armories and installations, strategic communications, strategic level cyber initiatives, and National Guard employment…

Rep. Wakeman visits Covenant Emergency Care Center

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Rodney Wakeman of Saginaw Township toured Covenant Emergency Care Center on Friday to discuss current issues facing the facility and staff. The representative also met with Central Michigan University Associate Dean Steve Vance, M.D. (left) and Covenant Medical Director Matt Deibel, M.D. He was also provided a tour of the CMU…

Rep. Lightner meets with local seniors at Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Sarah Lightner spoke with a group of local seniors on Wednesday as part of Older Michiganians Day in Lansing. The annual event is an opportunity for seniors and aging service providers to meet with legislators and discuss issues facing the senior services network.

Rep. Leutheuser meets with local seniors at Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Eric Leutheuser of Hillsdale spoke with a group of local seniors on Wednesday as part of Older Michiganians Day in Lansing. The annual event is an opportunity for seniors and aging service providers to meet with legislators and discuss issues facing the senior services network.

Rep. Brann meets with local seniors at Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Tommy Brann of Wyoming spoke with a group of local seniors on Wednesday as part of Older Michiganians Day in Lansing. The annual event is an opportunity for seniors and aging service providers to meet with legislators and discuss issues facing the senior services network.

Rep. Huizenga meets with local seniors at Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Mark Huizenga of Walker spoke with a group of local seniors on Wednesday as part of Older Michiganians Day in Lansing. The annual event is an opportunity for seniors and aging service providers to meet with legislators and discuss issues facing the senior services network.

Rep. Wakeman meets with local students

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Rodney Wakeman of Saginaw Township met with a group of students from Saginaw High School and Arthur Hill High School in his Lansing office on Wednesday. The meeting was part of School-Community Health Alliance of Michigan’s Youth Advocacy Day to discuss access to health care and its impact on student learning.

Local representatives celebrate Older Michiganians Day

State Reps. Pauline Wendzel and Beth Griffin meet with members of the Region IV Area Agency on Aging group at the State Capitol.  Older Michiganians Day is an annual rally that takes place every spring on the lawn of the Capitol.  The event brings together hundreds of seniors, aging service providers, and senior advocates to…

Rep. Hoitenga welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Michele Hoitenga of Manton welcomed Pastor Jayson Godsey to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. Godsey is a pastor at the Faith Baptist Church in Cadillac. They were joined by Speaker Pro Tempore Jason Wentworth.