Peterson sworn in as representative for 54th House District

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
State Rep. Ronnie Peterson (D-Ypsilanti) 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. Peterson is his sister, Sharon Peterson-Jackson, and his brother, Preston Peterson.

LANSING — State Rep. Ronnie Peterson (D-Ypsilanti) was sworn in officially today as representative for the 54th House District for the 2019-2020 legislative session. The swearing-in ceremony marked the formal opening of Michigan’s 100th Legislature. In response, Rep. Peterson issued the following statement:

“Throughout my time in the House, I have been committed to working with leaders from both parties to encourage economic development, create good-paying jobs, improve our public education system, and ensure families have the opportunities they need to succeed. I look forward to continuing this important work to support Washtenaw County residents and Michiganders alike as we make our state an even better place to live and work.”