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  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 
  |First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
 
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  |Office website = http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=024
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  |Office website = http://gophouse.org/representatives/southeast/forlini/
 
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2015 legislative session===
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At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Forlini served on the following committees:
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|Committee1 = Families, Children, and Seniors
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|Committee4 = Tourism and Outdoor Recreation
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===2013-2014===
 
===2013-2014===
 
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==Scorecards==
 
==Scorecards==
 
===Tea Party Scorecard===
 
===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.<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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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>
  
 
====January 2011 - March 2012====
 
====January 2011 - March 2012====
 
'''Anthony Forlini''' received a '''73%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
 
'''Anthony Forlini''' received a '''73%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
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==Endorsements==
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===2014===
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In 2014, Forlini's endorsements included the following:
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*Right to Life of Michigan<ref>[https://secure.rtl.org/apps/elections/listing ''Right to Life of Michigan'', "Elections," accessed June 18, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.gophouse.com/bio.asp?District=24 Office website]
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*[http://gophouse.org/representatives/southeast/forlini/ Office website]
 
*[http://anthonyforlini.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://anthonyforlini.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000062/anthony-forlini/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000062/anthony-forlini/ Profile from Open States]
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* [http://vote-mi.org/Intro.aspx?State=MI&Id=MIForliniAnthonyG Profile from Vote-USA]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124151 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124151 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124151 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124151 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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Anthony Forlini
AnthonyForlini.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives, District 24
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2011 - present
Term ends
December 31, 2016
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sWestern Michigan University, 1984
Personal
ProfessionPresident, Design Financial
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Anthony Forlini is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 24. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Forlini served as Harrison Township Supervisor from 2004 to 2010.

Biography

Forlini's professional experience includes working as a Certified Financial Planner.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Forlini served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2015
Families, Children, and Seniors
Financial Services, Chair
Natural Resources
Tourism and Outdoor Recreation

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Forlini served on the following committees:

Issues

Voting record details

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

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. Philip Kurczewski was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Anthony Forlini defeated Arzo Smith in the Republican primary. Daryl Smith ran as a U.S. Taxpayers Party candidate. Forlini defeated Kurczewski and Smith in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 24 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAnthony Forlini Incumbent 58.5% 16,358
     Democratic Philip Kurczewski 39% 10,893
     U.S. Taxpayers Daryl Smith 2.5% 690
Total Votes 27,941
Michigan House of Representatives, District 24 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAnthony Forlini Incumbent 87.2% 5,450
Arzo Smith 12.8% 800
Total Votes 6,250

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Forlini won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 24. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Philip Kurczewski (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 24, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAnthony Forlini Incumbent 54.7% 22,360
     Democratic Philip Kurczewski 45.3% 18,508
Total Votes 40,868

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Forlini won election to the District 24 seat in 2010. He defeated Jan Jorgensen in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Sarah Roberts (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[6][7]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 24 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Anthony Forlini (R) 16,522
Sarah Roberts (D) 15,516
Keith Edwards (L) 919

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Forlini is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Forlini raised a total of $147,091 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[8]

Anthony Forlini's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 24 Won $82,761
2010 Michigan State House, District 24 Won $64,330
Grand Total Raised $147,091

2012

Forlini won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Forlini raised a total of $82,761.

2010

Forlini won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Forlini raised a total of $64,330.

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.[9]

January 2011 - March 2012

Anthony Forlini received a 73% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[9]

Endorsements

2014

In 2014, Forlini's endorsements included the following:

  • Right to Life of Michigan[10]

Recent news

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See also

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sarah Roberts (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 24
2011–present
Succeeded by
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