Rick Jones sworn in as senator for 24th District

LANSING — State Sen. Rick Jones took part in Wednesday’s swearing-in at the state Capitol with Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert P. Young, Jr. administering the oath of office.

Jones was joined on the Senate floor by Charlene, his wife of 37 years, and grandson Nick.

“My Senate team began working on the state’s problems back in December. We opened our office January 3 and are actively helping constituents,” said Jones, R-Grand Ledge. “I’m ready to work with Governor Rick Snyder to reinvent the State so that we have a better business climate. Jobs are our number one priority.”

Jones announced that his Lansing office is open and ready to meet the needs of constituents of the 24th Senate District, which includes Allegan, Barry and Eaton counties..

“I encourage anyone who needs help or wants to share their viewpoint on state issues to contact our office,” Jones said. “My excellent staff and I are prepared to listen. Our aim is to provide the best service possible for our hard-working constituents.”

Jones also announced his Senate staff, including:

  • Cana Garrison, chief of staff;
  • Jason Wadaga, legislative director;
  • Ryan Luke, constituent services director; and
  • Sandra McCormick, executive assistant.

District residents may contact Jones by e-mail at senrjones@senate.michigan.gov or call the senator’s office at (517) 373-3447. The mailing address is Senator Rick Jones, P. O. Box 30036, Lansing, MI, 48909.

Jones’ office is located in Room 915 of the Farnum Building at 125 West Allegan Street in Lansing, across the street from the Michigan Capitol.