News From Rep. Ellison

Thursday, January 26, 2017

My wife, Jodie, and I had a great time visiting with residents and leaders from all across Michigan at the State of State address.

I was excited to hear Gov. Rick Snyder continue to speak about the importance of career technical education, STEM and vocational trades. I have several ideas to help advance our state’s progress in these areas, and look forward to working with Gov. Snyder my colleagues to help students and adults prepare...

State Rep. Jim Ellison (D-Royal Oak) with his wife, Jodie, at the 2017 State of the State address at the state capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017.
Thursday, January 26, 2017

LANSING — State Rep. Jim Ellison (D-Royal Oak) will hold his first coffee hour on Friday, Jan. 27, from 7:30-9 a.m. at Sero’s Restaurant, located at 375 W. 12 Mile Road in Madison Heights.

“During my 13 years as mayor, I always did my best to be accessible and listen to residents,” said Ellison. “Nothing will change in that regard, and I look forward to visiting with residents throughout the year and taking everyone’s thoughts...

Friday, January 13, 2017

Please join me for my first coffee hour on Friday, Jan. 27, from 7:30-9 a.m. at Sero's Restaurant, 375 W. 12 Mile Road in Madison Heights. 

This year I will be holding my coffee hours from 7:30-9 a.m. on the...

Second Friday of each month 
at the Bean and Leaf Cafe
106. S. Main St. in Royal Oak

Fourth Friday of each month
at Sero's Restaurant
375 W. 12 Mile Road in...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

LANSING — Oakland County-based members of the Michigan House Democratic Caucus were ceremonially sworn in to serve in the Michigan House of Representatives for the 99th Legislature in 2017-18. The five Oakland County Democratic representatives said that their priorities in office will mirror those of the working families, seniors and students of Oakland County.

“Michigan has a large to-do list, including properly funding our schools and roads and bringing good jobs back to our state,”...

State Rep. Jim Ellison (D-Royal Oak) is ceremonially sworn in by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bridget Mary McCormack on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at the state Capitol in Lansing. With him is his wife, Jodie Ellison.