News From Rep. Kivela

Thursday, January 17, 2013

LANSING - State Representative John Kivela (D-Marquette) was selected last night by House Speaker Jase Bolger (R-Marshall) to be one of House escorts for the Senate members at Gov. Rick Snyder’s annual State of the State Address held at the Capitol.

“I was honored to be handpicked to participate in this tradition of the governor’s address,” Kivela said.

In his State of the State address, Snyder proposed more ideas that would hurt the middle-class families,...

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

LANSING - State Representative John Kivela (D-Marquette) today participated in the House swearing-in ceremony during the official opening of the 97th session of the Michigan House of Representatives in Lansing. Kivela will represent the 109th House District, which comprises Alger, Luce and Schoolcraft counties and part of Marquette County.

“I thank the good people of House District 109 for entrusting me to be their voice at the Capitol. I’m ready to pick up where former Rep. Steve...