|Michigan House of Representatives District 22|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||4|
|Per diem||$10,800 yearly expense allowance|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||3 terms|
|Mayor, City of Roseville|
|Profession||Assistant Director, International Regulations Department, General Motors|
Rep. Haugh was a 40-year employee of General Motors. In 1968, he joined the company as a mailroom clerk and worked his way up to become the assistant director of General Motors' International Regulations Department.
Haugh and his wife, Catherine, have four adult children and three grandchildren.
Previous offices held
He has served as an elected official for more than 20 years, including as a member of the Roseville Planning Commission, and the Roseville City Council, as chairman of the Parks and Recreation Commission, and most recently as the mayor of Roseville.
In 2006, Haugh was appointed to the Commission on Higher Education and Economic Development in Macomb County by Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm.
Key votes of 2009-2010
- Click below to see how this representative voted.
- Super Speedway, Lawmakers voting on whether TO EXTEND A SPECIAL TAX PERK for a super speedway.
- Driver Responsibility Fees, Lawmakers voting on whether TO IMPOSE 'driver responsibility fees.'
- Crony Capitalism, Lawmakers voting on whether TO RESTRICT THE RIGHT of shareholders to sell their own stock.
- Right to Work, Lawmakers voting on an amendment SUPPORTING RIGHT-TO-WORK zones.
- Dept. of State Cost-Saving, Lawmakers voting on whether TO SLOW DOWN PROGRESS ON THE SECRETARY OF STATE'S COST-SAVING CONSOLIDATION PLAN.
- Golf Carts, Lawmakers voting on whether TO SUBSIDIZE the production of electric vehicle batteries.
- Home Court Disadvantage, Lawmakers voting on whether TO GIVE MORE TAXING POWER to local government in Kalamazoo so it can finance a taxpayer-subsidized sports arena.
- Fire Safe Cigarettes, Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN the sale of cigarettes that are not "fire safe."
- Balancing Act, Lawmakers voting on a budget to CUT REVENUE SHARING PAYMENTS to local governments as a way to balance the state budget without raising taxes.
- Balancing Act 2, Lawmakers voting on a cut of less than 3 percent to K-12 school aid payments so as to balance the state budget without tax increases.
- A Good Tax Gone Bad?, Lawmakers voting on the Michigan Business Tax.
- It’s From the Children, Lawmakers voting on whether to RAID $90 MILLION from the Michigan Higher Education Student Loan Authority.
- Left Behind, Lawmakers voting on whether TO FINANCE "No Worker Left Behind" with a 59.9 percent increase in general fund spending in the 2009 DELEG budget.
- First Class Schools, Lawmakers voting on whether to keep Detroit Public Schools' "first class" status even though the district no longer meets the population standard.
- Politically Correct Capitalism, Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE SUBSIDIES for plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
- Politically Correct Capitalism 2, Lawmakers voting on whether to GIVE SUBSIDIES for Michigan film production.
- Politically Correct Capitalism 3, Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE ELECTRIC CAR SUBSIDIES for a subsidiary of a Korean battery company.
- Secret Ballot, Lawmakers voting on whether to keep a SECRET BALLOT for union elections.
- Property Taxes Assaulted Again, Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
- Sneak Attack, Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
- Grapes of Wrath, Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN home shipment of beer and wine to Michigan consumers.
- Subsidize Manufacture of Electric Cars, Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a refundable Michigan Business Tax credit for makers of plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
- Authorize Special Tax Breaks for Ethanol Gas Stations, Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a non-refundable Michigan Business Tax credit equal to 30 percent of the costs incurred by a gas station to convert existing pumps and tanks, or acquire new ones that deliver E85 ethanol or biodiesel fuel.
More voting record details
- List of all of Harold Haugh’s roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s “advanced search” to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
- List of Harold Haugh’s 0 missed roll-call votes
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Haugh served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Elections and Ethics, Vice-chair|
|• Regulatory Reform, Vice-chair|
|• Tax Policy|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Haugh served on these committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Natural Resources, Tourism and Outdoor Recreation, Vice-chair|
|• Regulatory Reform|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Haugh served on these committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs|
|• Regulatory Reform|
|• Public Employee Health Care Reform|
Haugh won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 22. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Art Blundell (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 22, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Harold Haugh Incumbent||70.4%||24,077|
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 42 General election (2010)|
|Harold Haugh (D)||14,928|
|Stuart Jason (R)||7,497|
|Terry Mulawa (L)||857|
Harold Haugh raised $49,140 for his campaign.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 42|
|Harold Haugh (D)||26,791|
|Greg Fleming (R)||9,697|
|Daniel Flamand (L)||1,560|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Haugh received $65,071 in campaign donations. The largest contributors are listed below.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Harold Haugh's campaign in 2010|
|Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association||$4,550|
|Michigan Education Association||$3,750|
|Michigan Association Of Realtors||$2,150|
|Total Raised in 2010||$65,071|
In 2008 Harold Haugh collected $49,140 in donations. 
His four largest contributors in 2008 were:
|United Automobile Aerospace & Agricultural Implement Workers of America||$5,000|
|Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association||$5,000|
|Michigan Education Association||$2,000|
Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State
Rep. Harold Haugh
N0891 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
Tea Party Scorecard
The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.
January 2011 - March 2012
Harold Haugh received a 24% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.
Haugh and his wife Catherine have four children.
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- Michigan Fireworks Act: Proposed fix would allow cities to ban overnight blasts - Mlive Kalamazoo
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- Harold Haugh's personal website
- Michigan Legislature - Representative Harold Haugh
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Michigan Votes - Harold Haugh
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- Harold Haugh on Facebook
- ↑ Michigan Department of State "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 5, 2012
- ↑ Michigan House of Representatives official election results for 2008
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on Haugh's 2008 campaign contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2010 contributions
- ↑ 2008 contributors to Harold Haugh
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 Michigan Votes, "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012
Douglas Geiss (D)
|Michigan House of Representatives District 22
| Succeeded by|
|Michigan House of Representatives District 42
| Succeeded by|
Bill Rogers (R)
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