News from Rep. LaGrand

Friday, May 27, 2016

LANSING — Four lawmakers in the Michigan House of Representatives introduced benefit corporation legislation yesterday to bring new entrepreneurship and investment opportunities to Michigan. A benefit corporation, also known as a B-corp, is a type of for-profit corporation that focuses on positive social and environmental impact in addition to more traditional goals, such a maximizing shareholder profits.

Members of the Talent and Place Legislative Caucus, state Representatives Hank Vaupel (R-Fowlerville), Christine Greig (D-Farmington Hills), David...

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

GRAND RAPIDS — State Representative David LaGrand (D-Grand Rapids) took the oath of office today in the House chamber and officially joined his colleagues. He also took part in a swearing-in ceremony last week at the Grand Rapids Public Schools Administration Building auditorium.

“It’s truly an honor to be elected to the Michigan House of Representatives. This office, and the oath I swore today, is a responsibility I will take very seriously,” LaGrand said. “I...

State Representative David LaGrand (D-Grand Rapids) takes the oath of office from House Speaker Kevin Cotter on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, in the House chamber in Lansing.