Ellison sworn in as representative for 26th House District

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
State Rep. Ellison (D-Royal Oak) takes the oath of office from Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack at the swearing-in ceremony for the official opening of the 100th Legislature of the Michigan House of Representatives on Jan. 9, 2019. Pictured with Rep. Ellison is his wife Jodie.

LANSING — State Rep. Jim Ellison (D-Royal Oak) was sworn in officially today as representative for the 26th House District for the 2019-2020 legislative session. The swearing-in ceremony marked the formal opening of Michigan’s 100th Legislature. In response, Rep. Ellison issued the following statement:

“I am grateful that the people of Royal Oak and Madison Heights have once again given me the privilege of fighting for them in Lansing. I look forward to working with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to improve our roads, expand opportunities for small businesses and protect our state’s drinking water and natural resources.”