|Michigan House of Representatives, District 25|
|January 1, 2013 - present|
|December 31, 2016|
|Years in position||2|
|Per diem||$10,800 yearly expense allowance|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||3 terms|
|Date of birth||August 28, 1957|
|Place of birth||Detroit, Michigan|
Yanez's professional experience includes working as a firefighter and paramedic in Sterling Heights, MI.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Yanez served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Financial Services, Minority Vice Chair|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Yanez served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Energy and Technology|
|• Military and Veterans Affairs|
Yanez's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
“Fighting for Michigan Workers”
- Excerpt: "The unions in Michigan and around the country have allowed workers to provide the American dream to future generations. To break that promise in this state is to destroy Michigan’s middle class."
“Fighting for your Tax Dollars”
- Excerpt: "The key to bringing good jobs to our state is having an educated workforce, second to none. Our children need to know that education and knowledge is the power that will drive our state’s economic future out of this slump. I will also work to restore the $1.8 million in funding raided from our public schools."
“Keep Sterling Heights and Warren Safe”
- Excerpt: "I will make sure tax dollars are used for important services like public safety and not to pay for tax breaks for corporations like big banks and insurance companies."
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. Incumbent Henry Yanez was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Nick Hawatmeh was unopposed in the Republican primary. Yanez defeated Hawatmeh in the general election.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 25 General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Henry Yanez Incumbent||53.5%||14,974|
Yanez won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 25. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Sean Clark (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 25, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Yanez is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Yanez raised a total of $122,426 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.
|Henry Yanez's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Michigan State House, District 25||$122,426|
|Grand Total Raised||$122,426|
2012Yanez won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Yanez raised a total of $122,426.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Henry Yanez's campaign in 2012|
|Yanez, Henry J.||$10,000|
|Michigan Professional Fire Fighters||$5,000|
|Planned Parenthood Affiliates Of Michigan||$5,000|
|Michigan Trial Lawyers Association||$5,000|
|Segal For Michigan||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$122,426|
|Source: Follow the Money|
Yanez is divorced and has two children.
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- Profile from Open States
- Profile from Vote-USA
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
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- Campaign Facebook page
- Daily KOS, "MI-10: State Rep. Yanez running?," March 30, 2015
- mlive.com, "Sterling Heights firefighter to announce run for Michigan House seat," February 19, 2010
- Henry Yanez, "The Issues," accessed June 19, 2014
- Michigan Secretary of State, "Representative in State Legislature," accessed August 6, 2014
- Michigan Secretary of State, "Representative in State Legislature," accessed December 5, 2014
- Michigan Secretary of State, "2014 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed May 27, 2014
- Michigan Secretary of State, "2014 Official Michigan General Candidate Listing," accessed September 8, 2014
- Michigan Department of State, "2012 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed June 5, 2012
- Associated Press, "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," accessed August 7, 2012
- Follow the Money, "Yanez, Henry," accessed June 1, 2013
Jonathan Switalski (D)
|Michigan House of Representatives District 25
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