Jones sworn in as representative for 11th House District

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
State Rep. Jewell Jones (D-Inkster) 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. Jones are his staff members Preston Peterson and Diajah Ruffin, Tashawna Gill, and friend DAndre Herron.

LANSING — State Rep. Jewell Jones (D-Inkster) was sworn in officially today as the Representative for the 11th House District for the 2019-2020 Legislative Session. The swearing-in ceremony marked the formal opening of Michigan’s 100th Legislature. In response, Representative Jones issued the following statement:

“Each new term is a new opportunity to improve the lives of the people that I’m blessed to serve in the 11th State House District, as well as our neighbors across the state of Michigan. I am excited to continue the work we began last term and solve the challenges we, as a people, face every day. By supporting public education, improving our roads and lowering the costs of no-fault auto insurance, we can bring about real change in our state. I pledge to work with everyone, at all levels of government, to ensure that the policies enacted by our state government truly put the people of Michigan first.”