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Bolger, Jase (R)

State Representative District 63
Office: 164 CB
Term: 3rd
Phone: (517) 373-1787
Email: JamesBolger@house.mi.gov
Home Address: 216 W. Mansion, Marshall, MI, 49063 PH: 269-781-2704
Website: http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=063
Seat Number: 5
Standing Committees: LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL(C), HOUSE FISCAL AGENCY GOVERNING COMMITTEE(VC)
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

CB - Capitol Building,  FB - Farnum Building,  HOB - House Office Building 


POLITICAL CAREER

Former Calhoun County Commissioner, Speaker Bolger was first elected in 2008 to the Michigan House. In 2010 Bolger was elected to serve as House Speaker following the GOP's pickup of the House in the November general election.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Twelve years ago, just after his second child was born, Rep. Bolger got together with a few friends and business associates to start a small business. That business, Summit Credit Services, updates phone records for Fortune 100 companies throughout the country. The company has brought more than 20 jobs to Michigan.

EDUCATION

After graduating from Charlotte High School, Rep. Bolger attended Western Michigan University where he earned his Bachelor's of Business Administration. He achieved dual majors in Finance and Political Science.

PERSONAL

Born 2/2/71, Rep. Bolger has been married to his high school sweetheart Molly for 18 years. They have two children together, Nicholas and Megan.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Suzanne Miller Allen

Additional Information


LGBT Activist Gives $75K To Bolger, Foster Leadership PACs (07-26-2014)

House D's Rake In Most For 2Q; Both GOP Caucuses Have $2M In Bank (07-25-2014)

As Primary Nears, Michigan Chamber Backs 3 More Dems (07-24-2014)

Republicans Dominate List Of Special Road Project Winners (07-16-2014)

Bolger Hitting The Trail For 'Several Members' This Summer (07-16-2014)

Could Kesto Be In Trouble? (07-15-2014)

House GOP Leader Race Focusing In On Cotter, Pscholka (07-14-2014)

Bolger, Santana Take Dip In New Detroit Pool (07-09-2014)

Adult Protective Services Flounders In Audit; DHS Pledges Improvements (07-09-2014)

Ballot Initiative Groups Protest Legislative End-Arounds (07-08-2014)

Bits And Tidbits (07-02-2014)

$115M In Road Projects Unveiled; D's See Politics At Play (07-02-2014)

Supts: Lawmakers Must Return To Hike School Funding (07-01-2014)

Insiders Predict Cotter, Meekhof, Ananich Will Lead Caucuses In '15 (06-27-2014)

New House Chairs Cost $162K (06-26-2014)

Maturen Shies Away From 'Pro-Life' Label; Will It Hurt Him? (06-24-2014)

Snyder Signs Detroit Grand Bargain; Retirees Urged Again To Vote Yes (06-20-2014)

Top 10 Competitive Primaries In Marginal House Districts (06-19-2014)

Hearing On 'Heartbeat' Abortion Bills Will Have To Wait (06-13-2014)

Bolger's Father Named To WMU Board (06-13-2014)

Next Stop For Roads: The Workgroup (06-13-2014)

School Bus Rolls To Gov As D's Provide Key Votes (06-11-2014)

Road Vote Negotiations Taking Shape, Vote Possible Wednesday (06-10-2014)

Building Trades President: We've Lost Road Building Season (06-06-2014)

Speaker Apologizes To Those Offended By Magazine Tweet (06-06-2014)