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Theresa Rich

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Theresa Rich
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Former candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives, District 37
Campaign website
Theresa Rich was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 37 of the Michigan House of Representatives.[1]


Campaign themes


Rich's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]

Standing Up For Our Seniors

  • Excerpt: "I will stand up for our seniors by working to eliminate the new pension tax and restore the homestead property tax credit. "

Standing Up For Our Working Families

  • Excerpt: "Too many hard-working families, even working full time, are barely scraping by. If we want a strong economy, we must grow and strengthen the middle class. "

Standing Up For Our Kids

  • Excerpt: "Meanwhile, Lansing Republicans have cut $100 million in funding from local schools. I will fight to protect our investment in education to ensure a bright future for all of our children."



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. Christine Greig defeated Barry Brickner and Theresa Rich in the Democratic primary. Richard Lerner defeated Julie Grippo in the Republican primary. Greig defeated Lerner in the general election.[3][4][1][5]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 37 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngChristine Greig 57.1% 19,148
     Republican Richard Lerner 42.9% 14,359
Total Votes 33,507
Michigan House of Representatives, District 37 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngChristine Greig 39.8% 3,288
Barry Brickner 33% 2,729
Theresa Rich 27.2% 2,244
Total Votes 8,261
Michigan House of Representatives, District 37 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRichard Lerner 75.1% 3,931
Julie Grippo 24.9% 1,305
Total Votes 5,236



In 2014, Rich's endorsements included the following:[6]

  • Detroit Free Press
  • UAW Region 1
  • Michigan National Organization Of Women
  • Michigan Building Trades And Construction Trades Council
  • Michigan Association Of Police Organizations
  • Michigan Credit Union League
  • Sheet Metal Workers' International Association Local Union #80
  • Plumbers' Local Union #98
  • Heat And Frost Insulators' Local Union #25
  • Roofers' Local Union #149
  • Bricklayers And Allied Craftworkers Local #2
  • Progressive Majority

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