LANSING, Mich., Jan. 13, 2021 — State Rep. Ranjeev Puri (D-Canton) was sworn in today as representative for the 2021-2022 legislative session. The swearing-in ceremony marked the formal opening of Michigan’s 101st Legislature.

“It is the honor of my lifetime to be trusted with this opportunity to work on behalf of the people in my community,” said Puri. “Especially during a time of such great struggle throughout our state, it is a responsibility that I do not take lightly. I look forward to getting started, and doing my part in ensuring we are building a better Michigan that works for everyone.”

Rep. Puri is serving his first term representing the 21st House District, which includes the cities of Canton, Belleville and Van Buren Township. Puri received his MBA from the University of Chicago, and in addition to his professional experience in the automotive industry, has a long history of community service.

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