Michael Danahay

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Michael Danahay
Michael Danahay.jpg
Louisiana House of Representatives District 33
In office
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 7
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $153/day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedNovember 17, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
ProfessionSales Representative, Lake Charles Office Supply
Office website
Michael E. Danahay is a Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives, representing District 13. He was first elected to the chamber in 2007.


Danahay's professional experience includes working as a Sales Representative with Lake Charles Office Supply.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

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

Louisiana Committee Assignments, 2015
House and Governmental Affairs, Vice Chair
Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs
Ways and Means
Joint Legislative Capital Outlay


In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Danahay served on the following committees:


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Danahay served on the following committees:



See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On October 22, 2011, Danahay won re-election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the October 22 primary election, assuring his re-election.


In 2007, Danahay was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed.[1]

Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 33 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Danahay (D) N/A

Campaign donors


In 2011, Danahay received $92,419 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael Danahay's campaign in 2011
Louisiana Manufacturers Association$3,000
Bobby Jindal Campaign Cmte$2,500
Louisiana Association Of Business & Industry$2,250
Louisiana Sheriffs & Deputies$1,500
Union Pacific Railroad$1,250
Total Raised in 2011 $92,419


In 2007, a year in which Danahay was up for election, he collected $38,720 in donations.[3]

His four largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Michael Danahay $6,700
Williams B. Lawton $2,500
Meyer & Associates $2,500
Louisiana Manufacturers Associations $2,500


Danahay is a member of the Acadiana Delegation, Democratic Caucus, and Louisiana Rural Caucus.[4]

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