Daniela Garcia

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Daniela Garcia
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Michigan House of Representatives, District 90
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2015 - present
Term ends
December 31, 2016
Years in position 0
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Assistant Majority Floor Leader, Michigan House of Representatives
2015 - present
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Websites
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Campaign website
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Daniela Garcia is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 90. She was first elected to the chamber in 2014. Beginning in the 2015 session, Yonker serves as an Assistant Majority Floor Leader.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Garcia served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2015
Commerce and Trade
Education, Majority Vice Chair
Health Policy
Regulatory Reform

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Garcia's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

  • To support pro-life policies in Lansing.
  • Create economic opportunity through sound policy that will help employers create new jobs, retain current talent and recruit new talent to Michigan.
  • Provide patient-centered health care solutions to address the unaffordable and unsustainable law enacted by President Obama.
  • ​Provide quality education for all students by allowing flexibility in spending and decisions to be made locally.
  • Address the skills gap through career and technical education and workforce training initiatives.
  • Increase accountability in State spending and eliminate unnecessary regulation and waste.
  • Promote a collaborative envioronment in our community and State government.

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. James Haspas was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Daniela Garcia defeated Bob Harmsen, Geoff Haveman, Jim Holtrop and David Kroll in the Republican primary. Holtrop suspended his campaign before the primary due to "personal health issues." Garcia defeated Haspas in the general election.[2][3][4][5][6]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 90 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDaniela Garcia 78.3% 19,932
     Democratic James Haspas 21.7% 5,521
Total Votes 25,453
Michigan House of Representatives, District 90 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDaniela Garcia 50.3% 4,092
Geoff Havemane 30.3% 2,465
Bob Harmsen 8.7% 705
David Kroll 6.8% 551
Jim Holtrop 3.9% 318
Total Votes 8,131

Endorsements

2014

In 2014, Garcia's endorsements included the following:

  • Right to Life of Michigan[7]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Joe Haveman (R)
Michigan House of Representatives District
2015–present
Succeeded by
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