Sowerby sworn in as representative for 31st House District

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
State Representative Bill Sowerby (D-Clinton Township) 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. Sowerby is his wife, Martha Higgins.

LANSING — State Rep. Bill Sowerby (D-Clinton Township) was sworn in officially today as representative for the 31st House District for the 2019-2020 legislative session. The swearing-in ceremony marked the formal opening of Michigan’s 100th Legislature. In response, Rep. Sowerby issued the following statement:

“My 28 years of experience as a local elected official, along with the knowledge I gained in my first term in the legislature helped me to make good voting decisions in Lansing on behalf of the people I represent. In my 2nd term, I am committed to improving K-12 public education, taking on our clean water and PFAS crises, fighting to increase wages and providing affordable health care for Michigan’s hard working families.”