|Michigan House of Representatives, District 41|
|January 1, 2013 - present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Per diem||$10,800 yearly expense allowance|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||3 terms|
|Troy City Councilman|
|Bachelor's||University of Michigan|
|Master's||University of Michigan|
|Place of birth||Troy, Michigan|
|Profession||Certified Public Accountant|
Howrylak has served as city councilman, city trustee, and mayor pro-tem in Troy, Michigan.
Howrylak earned his B.S. in Geological Sciences and a master's degree in Accounting degree from the University of Michigan. His professional experience includes working as a certified public accountant.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Howrylak served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012|
Howrylak's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
Jobs and the Economy
- Excerpt: "Introduce a mandatory phase-out of the personal income tax."
- Excerpt: "Prohibit local governments from running unbalanced budgets. Our formerly great cities of Detroit and Flint should not have been allowed to fall apart as catastrophically as they have."
- Excerpt: "Michigan children deserve a better education. We must demand accountability from public schools. Those that fail should be eliminated. Teachers that excel should be rewarded. Children born to poor families should not be punished with sub-standard education and deserve a quality education."
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. Mary Kerwin was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Martin Howrylak was unopposed in the Republican primary. Howrylak defeated Kerwin in the general election.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 41 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Martin Howrylak Incumbent||55.7%||18,371|
Howrylak won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 41. He defeated Deborah DeBacker and Matt Pryor in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Mary Kerwin (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 41, General Election, 2012|
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 41 Republican Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Howrylak is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Howrylak raised a total of $105,823 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 10, 2013.
|Martin Howrylak's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Michigan State House, District 41||$105,823|
|Grand Total Raised||$105,823|
2012Howrylak won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Howrylak raised a total of $105,823.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Martin Howrylak's campaign in 2012|
|Bolger Restore Michigan Fund||$5,000|
|Leadership Under New Direction||$5,000|
|Common Sense Leadership Fund||$5,000|
|Michigan Association Of CPAs||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$105,823|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2014, Howrylak's endorsements included the following:
- Right to Life of Michigan
Howrylak is married to his wife, Jane. He is an Eagle Scout.
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- Michigan State Legislature
- Michigan House of Representatives
- House Committees
- Michigan state legislative districts
- Office website
- Profile from Open States
- Profile from Vote-USA
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Follow the Money
- Campaign Facebook page
- Martin Howrylak for State Representative, "About Martin," accessed August 6, 2012
- "martinhowrylak," Official Campaign Website
- Michigan Secretary of State, "Representative in State Legislature," accessed August 6, 2014
- Michigan Secretary of State, "Representative in State Legislature," accessed December 5, 2014
- Michigan Secretary of State, "2014 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed May 27, 2014
- Michigan Secretary of State, "2014 Official Michigan General Candidate Listing," accessed September 8, 2014
- Michigan Department of State, "2012 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed June 6, 2012
- Associated Press, "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," accessed August 7, 2012
- Follow the Money, "Howrylak, Martin," accessed June 10, 2013
- Right to Life of Michigan, "Elections," accessed June 18, 2014
Martin Knollenberg (R)
|Michigan House of Representatives District 41
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