Haadsma sworn in as representative for 62nd House District

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
State Rep. Jim Haadsma (D-Battle Creek) 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. Haadsma is his girlfriend Lori Peters.

LANSING — State Rep. Jim Haadsma (D-Battle Creek) was sworn in officially today as representative for the 62nd House District for the 2019-2020 legislative session. The swearing-in ceremony marked the formal opening of Michigan’s 100th Legislature. In response, Rep. Haadsma issued the following statement:

“Families from my community sent me to Lansing to fight for the issues that they care about most: supporting our schools, fixing our roads and ensuring equal rights and opportunities for all Michiganders. I am deeply honored by this opportunity and will be a tireless advocate of policies that put the people back at the center of our state’s work.”