Gary Glenn

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Gary Glenn
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives, District 98
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sLenoir-Rhyne University
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army Reserve
Personal
ProfessionPresident, American Family Association of Michigan
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Gary Glenn is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 98 of the Michigan House of Representatives.[1][2] He ran unsuccessfully for the United States Senate in 2012.
Gary Glenn for Congress campaign logo.

Glenn served an Ada County, Idaho County Commissioner for two terms.

Biography

Glenn earned his B.S. from Lenoir-Rhyne University. His professional experience includes working as an intern for Jesse Helms and James Broyhill, Executive Director of the Idaho Freedom to Work Committee, President of "School Choice YES!," a ballot campaign committee supported by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy and President of the American Family Association in Michigan. He served in the United States Army Reserve.[3]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Glenn's website highlights the following campaign themes:[4]

  • Excerpt: "Create new, better, and higher-paying jobs for families here in mid-Michigan."
  • Excerpt: "Push for the best and safest schools to meet the education needs of all students in mid-Michigan."
  • Excerpt: "Protect Michigan from ObamaCare and restore the freedom to control our personal healthcare decisions without government interference."
  • Excerpt: "Support values that encourage strong marriages, families, neighborhoods, and communities."

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. Joan Brausch was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Gary Glenn defeated Karl Ieuter in the Republican primary.[5][1][2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 98 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGary Glenn 51.4% 6,039
Karl Ieuter 48.6% 5,708
Total Votes 11,747

2012

See also: United States Senate elections in Michigan, 2012

Glenn ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Michigan.[6] He was defeated by Pete Hoekstra in the Republican primary on August 7, 2012.[7]

Campaign donors

2012

Candidates for Congress were required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2012 elections season. Below are Glenn's reports.[8]

Gary Glenn (2012) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[9]March 31, 2012$21,215.28$46,693.83$(46,470.43)$21,438.68
July Quarterly[10]June 30, 2012$21,438.68$42,082.69$(52,555.62)$10,965.75
Running totals
$88,776.52$(99,026.05)

Endorsements

2014

In 2014, Glenn's endorsements include the following:[11]

  • Right to Life of Michigan[12]
  • Amy Hawkins, Executive Director, Citizens for Traditional Values PAC
  • National Rifle Association
  • Michigan Coalition of Responsible Gun Owners
  • Ron Beebe, Finance Chairman, Glenn for Representative
  • Commissioner James Leigeb
  • Commissioner Nicolas Finley
  • Commissioner Richard Keenan
  • Commissioner Dan McGillivray
  • Richard Stoesser
  • Governor Mike Huckabee
  • National Right to Work Committee PAC
  • Tom Monaghan
  • Senator Pat Colbeck, R-Canton
  • Rep. Mike Shirkey, R-Clarklake
  • Adam de Angeli
  • Brian Pannebacker
  • Gene Clem
  • Rep. Dave Agema
  • Priscilla Miller

Personal

Glenn and his wife, Annette, have five children.[13]

See also

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