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Michael Brown

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Michael Brown
Michael Brown.jpg
Missouri House of Representatives, District 50
Former member
In office
2005 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$35,915/year
Per diem98.40/day
Elections and appointments
Last election2010
First elected2004
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Missouri, Kansas City
Associate'sPenn Valley Community College
Personal
Birthday09/28/1961
Place of birthKansas City, Missouri
ProfessionOwner/Publisher, Ghettostone Publishing
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael Brown (b. September 28, 1961) is a former Democratic member of the Missouri House of Representatives, representing District 50 from 2005 to 2013.

Brown is Owner/Publisher of Ghettostone Publishing. He earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Missouri - Kansas City, and AA from Penn Valley Community College.

Brown is a member of the Cleveland Avenue Baptist Church, Freedom Incorporated Political Club, University of Missouri - Kansas City Alumni Club, Jackson County Housing Resources Commission, Missouri Real Estate Commission, and the Task Force for Civil Rights of the Disabled.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brown served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brown served on these committees:

Issues

No New Taxes Pledge

A minority of Missouri lawmakers signed the 2011 edition of the "No New Taxes Pledge." The Taxpayer Protection Pledge is offered by the non-profit lobbying organization Americans for Tax Reform with the goal of opposing all tax increases as a matter of principle. Just one out of 34 state Senate members signed the 2011 pledge. Out of 163 state House members, only 38 lawmakers signed.

Brown signed the pledge.[1]

Elections

2010

On November 2, 2010, Brown won election to the Missouri House of Representatives.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Michael Brown ran unopposed for District 50 of the Missouri House of Representatives.[2]

Michael Brown raised $11,168 for his campaign.[3]

Missouri House of Representatives, District 50
Candidates Votes Percent
Michael Brown (D) 13,421 100.0%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Brown was up for re-election, he collected $22,724 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Missouri Health & Hospital Association $1,000
United Transportation Union $975
Burns & Mcdonnell $900
Hospital Corp of America $900

2008

Listed below is the largest contributor to Michael Brown's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce $1,125

Personal

Brown is married and has 3 children.[5]

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Missouri House of Representatives District 50
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Caleb Jones (R)