Phil Phelps

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Phil Phelps
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Michigan House of Representatives, District 49
In office
November 7, 2013[1] - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First electedNovember 5, 2013
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms (6 years)
Office website
Phil Phelps is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 49. He was first elected in a special election on November 5, 2013.



See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. Incumbent Phil Phelps is challenged by Kyle Cawood in the Democratic primary. Lu Penton is unopposed in the Republican primary.[2]


See also: Michigan state legislative special elections, 2013

Phelps won election in a special election for Michigan House of Representatives District 49. The seat was vacant following Jim Ananich's (D) election to the Michigan State Senate on May 7. Phelps defeated five others in the August 6 Democratic primary and defeated Don Pfeiffer (R) and Pat Clawson (L) in the special election, which took place on November 5.[3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 49, Special Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPhil Phelps 63.4% 4,894
     Republican Don Pfeiffer 32.4% 2,501
     Libertarian Pat Clawson 4.2% 323
Total Votes 7,718

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