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  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2009-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2009-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2009
 
  |Assumed office = 2009
  |Political party = Democratic
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  |Base salary = $71,865/year  
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  |Base salary = $71,685/year  
 
  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
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  |First elected = 2008
 
  |First elected = 2008
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
  |Next election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Andrew James Kandrevas''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing the 13th District since January 1, 2009.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Andrew James Kandrevas''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing the District 13 since January 1, 2009.
  
 
Rep. Kandrevas graduated from Southgate Aquinas High School in 1993 and went on to receive his bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Michigan in 1997. He earned a degree from Wayne State University Law School in 2001.  In 2006, Kandrevas opened his own law office; his father is 28th District Court Judge James Kandrevas.   
 
Rep. Kandrevas graduated from Southgate Aquinas High School in 1993 and went on to receive his bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Michigan in 1997. He earned a degree from Wayne State University Law School in 2001.  In 2006, Kandrevas opened his own law office; his father is 28th District Court Judge James Kandrevas.   
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===More Voting Record Details===
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===More voting record details===
 
*List of all of Kandrevas’s [http://michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Category=Abortion&Results=10&Keywords=&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2009&EntityID=16764&EndDate=12%2F31%2F2010&op=Remove+Filter roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx “advanced search”] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
 
*List of all of Kandrevas’s [http://michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Category=Abortion&Results=10&Keywords=&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2009&EntityID=16764&EndDate=12%2F31%2F2010&op=Remove+Filter roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx “advanced search”] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
 
*List of Kandrevas’s [http://michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=16764&Missed=True&StartMonth=1&StartYear=2009&EndMonth=12&EndYear=2010 0 missed roll-call votes]  
 
*List of Kandrevas’s [http://michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=16764&Missed=True&StartMonth=1&StartYear=2009&EndMonth=12&EndYear=2010 0 missed roll-call votes]  
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kandrevas served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 =
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|Committee3 =
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kandrevas has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kandrevas served on these committees:
* [[Government Operations Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Government Operations]]
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* [[Insurance Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Insurance]], Vice Chair
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Tax Policy Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Tax Policy]]
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Government Operations  
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|Committee2 = Insurance  
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|Chair2 = Vice-chair
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|Committee3 = Tax Policy  
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kandrevas served on these committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kandrevas served on these committees:
* Government Operations
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* Insurance (Democratic Vice Chair)
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{{Committee Assignments
* Tax Policy
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|Collapse= Yes
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Government Operations
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|Committee2 = Insurance  
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|Chair2 = Vice-chair
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|Committee3 = Tax Policy
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Kandrevas won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 13. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Tony Amorose]] (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 4, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 13, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|party3 =
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|winner1 = Douglas Geiss
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Joanne Michalik
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|candidate3 =
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|votes1 = 25496
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|votes2 = 13996
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|votes3 =
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Kandrevas
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|Full name=Andrew Kandrevas
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|year=2008
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|Editdate=June 1, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9723 ''Follow the Money'', "Kandrevas, Andrew." Retrieved June 1, 2013.]</ref>
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|party=Democratic
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|totalraised2012=42127
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan State House, District 13]]
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|totalraised2010=56351
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|result2010=Won
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|office2010=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|Michigan State House, District 13]]
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|totalraised2008=54468
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|result2008=Won
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|office2008=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2008|Michigan State House, District 13]]
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}}
  
===2008===
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Kandrevas
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|full Name = Andrew Kandrevas
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139375
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 42127
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|org1 = Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan
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|org2 = Operating Engineers Local 324
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|org3 = Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
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|org4 = American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees
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|org5 = Michigan Education Association
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|orgamount1 = 4500
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|orgamount2 = 2150
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|orgamount3 = 2002
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|orgamount4 = 2000
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|orgamount5 = 1300
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|}}
  
In 2008 Andrew James Kandrevas collected $54,468 in donations. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=106724 2008 contributors to Andrew James Kandrevas]</ref>
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Kandrevas
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|full name = Andrew Kandrevas
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|office = Michigan House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 5351
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|org1 = Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
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|org2 = Michigan Automobile Dealers Association
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|org3 = Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan
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|org4 = Michigan Education Association
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|org5 = AT&T
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|orgamount1 = 3866
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|orgamount2 = 3300
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|orgamount3 = 2450
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|orgamount4 = 1600
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|orgamount5 = 1450
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|}}
  
His six largest contributors in 2008 were:
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===2008===
 
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Kandrevas
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|full Name = Andrew Kandrevas
| Andrew Kandrevas  
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=106724
| align="right" | $17,525
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = yes
| Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association  
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|party = Democratic
| align="right" | $5,000
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|total raised = 54468
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|org1 = Andrew Kandrevas
| Michigan Chamber of Commerce  
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|org2 = Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association  
| align="right" | $2,500
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|org3 = Michigan Chamber of Commerce
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|org4 = Michigan Automobile Dealers Association
| Michigan Automobile Dealers Association  
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|org5 = Michigan Education Association
| align="right" | $2,000
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|orgamount1 = 17525
|-
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|orgamount2 = 5000
| Michigan Education Association
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|orgamount3 = 2500
| align="right" | $1,000
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|orgamount4 = 2000
|-
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|orgamount5 = 1000
| Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
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|}}
| align="right" | $1,000
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|}
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==Campaign contributions==
 
==Campaign contributions==
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AndrewKandrevas@house.mi.gov<br>
 
AndrewKandrevas@house.mi.gov<br>
  
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==Scorecards==
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===Tea Party Scorecard===
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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.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes,'' "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012]</ref>
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====January 2011 - March 2012====
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'''Andrew Kandrevas''' received a '''12%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Andrew + Kandrevas + Michigan + Legislature'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Andrew+Kandrevas+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Andrew Kandrevas News Feed</rss>
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
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*[http://013.housedems.com/ Michigan Legislature - Representative Andrew James Kandrevas]  
 
*[http://013.housedems.com/ Michigan Legislature - Representative Andrew James Kandrevas]  
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=105378 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=105378 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=105378 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=105378 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=16764 Michigan Votes - Andrew James Kandrevas]
 
* [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=16764 Michigan Votes - Andrew James Kandrevas]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=106724 2008]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=106724 2008]
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Revision as of 17:40, 1 June 2013

Andrew James Kandrevas
Andrew Kandrevas.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 13
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Michigan, 1997
J.D.Wayne State University Law School, 2001
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Andrew James Kandrevas is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing the District 13 since January 1, 2009.

Rep. Kandrevas graduated from Southgate Aquinas High School in 1993 and went on to receive his bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Michigan in 1997. He earned a degree from Wayne State University Law School in 2001. In 2006, Kandrevas opened his own law office; his father is 28th District Court Judge James Kandrevas.

Previous offices held

He served as Council President for the City of Southgate in addition to running his own law office. He also served on Southgate’s Planning Commission prior to being elected to the City Council.

Political campaign history

During his legal career, Kandrevas has worked as a member of the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office; assistant city attorney and prosecutor for the City of Lincoln Park; and staff attorney to Detroit City Councilwoman Sheila Cockrel. In 2006, Kandrevas opened his own law office in the same Southgate building where his father, 28th District Court Judge James Kandrevas, had practiced law throughout Kandrevas' childhood.

Voting record

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

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kandrevas served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kandrevas won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 13. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Tony Amorose (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 13, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDouglas Geiss Incumbent 64.6% 25,496
     Republican Joanne Michalik 35.4% 13,996
Total Votes 39,492

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Kandrevas won re-election to the District 13 Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Cynthia Kallgren in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 13 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Andrew James Kandrevas (D) 14,338
Cynthia Kallgren (R) 12,130
Jesse Church (L) 755

2008

On November 04, 2008, Andrew James Kandrevas ran for District 13 of the Michigan House of Representatives, beating Timothy Kachinski. [2]

Andrew James Kandrevas raised $54,468 for his campaign.[3]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 13
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Andrew James Kandrevas (D) 28,041
Timothy Kachinski (R) 14,628

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kandrevas is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Kandrevas raised a total of $152,946 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[4]

Andrew Kandrevas's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 13 Won $42,127
2010 Michigan State House, District 13 Won $56,351
2008 Michigan State House, District 13 Won $54,468
Grand Total Raised $152,946

2012

Kandrevas won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Kandrevas raised a total of $42,127.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Andrew Kandrevas's campaign in 2012
Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan$4,500
Operating Engineers Local 324$2,150
Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association$2,002
American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees$2,000
Michigan Education Association$1,300
Total Raised in 2012$42,127
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Kandrevas Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Kandrevas raised a total of $5,351.

2008

Kandrevas won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Kandrevas raised a total of $54,468.

Campaign contributions

Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State

Contact

Rep. Andrew James Kandrevas
N0692 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
(517) 373-0845
AndrewKandrevas@house.mi.gov

Scorecards

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.[5]

January 2011 - March 2012

Andrew Kandrevas received a 12% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[5]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Andrew + Kandrevas + Michigan + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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