LANSING, Mich. (Jan. 11, 2022) — Sen. Mary Cavanagh (D-Redford) has issued the following statement after being sworn into office to serve in the 102nd Michigan Legislature: 

“I am honored to continue representing my constituents in Michigan’s new 6th District,” said Sen. Cavanagh. “As we begin a historic new legislative session, I am excited by the opportunity to address the issues that impact our communities most: funding our schools, accessibility to affordable healthcare, improving our infrastructure, and investing in Michigan’s economic future. I look forward to working with Governor Whitmer and my colleagues in the Senate to advocate for the people of Michigan.” 

Sen. Cavanagh was elected to the House of Representatives in 2020, serving the communities of Redford Township and Northwest Detroit. During her time as representative, Sen. Cavanagh prioritized the needs of small businesses, frontliners, and her community’s most vulnerable populations.