Source: Grosse Pointe News Online

Banks joins House

by the Grosse Pointe News

January 17, 2013

Brian Banks, elected in November to represent District 1 in the Michigan House of Representatives, was sworn into office last week.

Banks, a Democrat and first-time office-holder from Detroit, joined 109 members of the 97th Legislature taking the oath of office at the state Capitol.

The district consists of Grosse Pointe Shores, Grosse Pointe Woods, Harper Woods and a neighboring portion of Detroit.