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Donigan was born in Royal Oak and attended Dondero High School. She earned a B.S. from Western Michigan University and a M.S. in Landscape Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania.
She is married to Kevin McLogan, who is Secretary of the Royal Oak School Board.
Previous offices held
Donigan was elected to the Royal Oak City Commission in 1997, and served until 2004, when she resigned in order to serve as State Representative.
She defeated Republican City Commissioner Carlo P. Ginotti.
She was re-elected in 2006, defeating Republican Kevin Konczal.
Political campaign history
- 2006 election for State House
- Marie Donigan (D), 62%
- Kevin Konczal (R), 35%
- James Young (Libertarian), 3%
- 2004 election for State House
- Marie Donigan (D), 52.08%
- Carlo Ginotti (R), 47.91%
Key votes of 2009-2010
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- 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 Marie Donigan’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 Marie Donigan’s 33 missed roll-call votes
Committee Assignments, 2009-2010
- Ethics and Elections
- Health Policy
- Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs (Chair)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation
Marie Donigan raised $65,950 for her campaign.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 26|
|Marie Donigan (D)||28,003|
|Michael Goodman (R)||15,471|
|James Young (L)||1,885|
In 2008 Marie Donigan collected $65,950 in donations. 
Her four largest contributors in 2008 were:
|Granholm Leadership Fund||$10,000|
|United Automobile Aerospace & Agricultural Implement Workers of America||$5,000|
|Michigan Health & Hospital Association||$3,150|
|American Federation of State County & Municipal Employees||$3,000|
Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State
Rep. Marie Donigan
N0790 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
- Michigan Legislature - Representative Marie Donigan
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Michigan Votes - Marie Donigan
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004
- ↑ "School District of the City of Royal Oak 2009 Board of Education". http://www.royaloakschools.com/portal/boardmembers.
- ↑ [---- Michigan House of Representatives official election results for 2008]
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on Donigan's 2008 campaign contributions
- ↑ 2008 contributors to Marie Donigan
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