Coleman sworn in as representative for 16th House District

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
State Representative Kevin Coleman (D-Westland) 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. Coleman are his parents, Becky and James Coleman.

LANSING — State Rep. Kevin Coleman (D-Westland) was sworn in officially today as representative for the 16th House District for the 2019-2020 legislative session. The swearing-in ceremony marked the formal opening of Michigan’s 100th Legislature. In response, Rep. Coleman issued the following statement:

“I’m honored that Westland and Wayne have chosen me to serve them in the Michigan House, and I’m committed to working with my fellow representatives to overcome our state’s challenges. With a focus on government transparency, criminal justice reform, and improving our education system, I will work to hold government accountable to the people. Guided by my constituents, I will also strive to address the issues most vital to our community. We have an incredible opportunity to create meaningful change in Michigan, and I intend to make it count.”