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|Name = Bill LaVoy  
 
|Name = Bill LaVoy  
 
|Profile picture = Bill LaVoy.jpg
 
|Profile picture = Bill LaVoy.jpg
|Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 17
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|Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 17
|Status = Representative
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|Status = Incumbent | votespotter=yes
|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - Present
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|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - present
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 4, 2014|December 31, 2016]]
 
|Assumed office = 2013
 
|Assumed office = 2013
 
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|Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
|Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
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|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]
 
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|First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|Term limits = 3 terms
 
|Term limits = 3 terms
|Next election = November 4, 2014
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|Campaign website = http://www.billlavoy.com/
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Bill LaVoy''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 17 since January 1, 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Bill LaVoy''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing [[Michigan House of Representatives District 17|District 17]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
 
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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LaVoy's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.billlavoy.com/ "billlavoy," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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*'''Restore Funding for Public Schools'''
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*'''Protect and Preserve the Great Lakes'''
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*'''Bring Business to Michigan to create jobs'''
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*'''Ensure Fiscal Responsibility'''
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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LaVoy's website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.billlavoy.com/ "billlavoy," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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*'''Restore Funding for Public Schools'''
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*'''Protect and Preserve the Great Lakes'''
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*'''Bring Business to Michigan to create jobs'''
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*'''Ensure Fiscal Responsibility'''
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{MI HD17 2014}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
LaVoy won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 17. He defeated [[Brian David Hensley]] and [[Jim Pedersen]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Anne Rossio]] (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 5, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/MI_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," Accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
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LaVoy won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 17. He defeated [[Brian David Hensley]] and [[Jim Pedersen]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Anne Rossio]] (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 5, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/MI_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'', "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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====Campaign themes====
 
LaVoy lists his top priorities as: Restore funding for public schools, protect and preserve the Great Lakes, bring business to Michigan, and ensure fiscal responsibility.<ref>[http://www.billlavoy.com/index.php?id=5 ''Billlavoy.com'' "Issues," Accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
 
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413732 ''Follow the Money'', "LaVoy, Bill," accessed June 1, 2013]</ref>
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|totalraised2012=41700
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|office2012=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan State House, District 17]]
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===2012===
 
===2012===
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 41700
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|org1 = Bill LaVoy for State Representative
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|org2 = LaVoy, William
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|org3 = Michigan Farm Bureau
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|org4 = American Federation of State County & Municipal Employees
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|org5 = Michigan Laborers
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|orgamount2 = 10400
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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==Recent news==
 
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==See also==
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*[[Michigan State Legislature]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Michigan state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
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*[http://017.housedems.com/ Rep. LaVoy's website]
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*[http://017.housedems.com/ Office website]
*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413732 Follow the Money]
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*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413732 Follow the Money profile]
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*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000202/bill-lavoy/ Profile from Open States]
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* [http://vote-mi.org/Intro.aspx?State=MI&Id=MILavoyBill Profile from Vote-USA]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=139901 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=139901 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=139901 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=139901 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.facebook.com/BillLaVoy Bill LaVoy on Facebook]
 
  
 
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Bill LaVoy
Bill LaVoy.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives, District 17
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2013 - present
Term ends
December 31, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Personal
Date of birthNovember 26, 1967
ProfessionExecutive Director, Monroe Public Access Cable Television
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Bill LaVoy is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 17. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
Energy and Technology
Tax Policy

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

LaVoy's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

  • Restore Funding for Public Schools
  • Protect and Preserve the Great Lakes
  • Bring Business to Michigan to create jobs
  • Ensure Fiscal Responsibility

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. Incumbent Bill LaVoy was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Charles Londo was unopposed in the Republican primary. LaVoy defeated Londo in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 17 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBill LaVoy Incumbent 59.6% 14,623
     Republican Charles Londo 40.4% 9,903
Total Votes 24,526

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

LaVoy won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 17. He defeated Brian David Hensley and Jim Pedersen in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Anne Rossio (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBill LaVoy 61.3% 22,339
     Republican Anne Rossio 38.7% 14,092
Total Votes 36,431

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for LaVoy is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, LaVoy raised a total of $41,700 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[8]

Bill LaVoy's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 17 Won $41,700
Grand Total Raised $41,700

2012

LaVoy won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, LaVoy raised a total of $41,700.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bill LaVoy's campaign in 2012
Bill LaVoy for State Representative$18,105
LaVoy, William$10,400
Michigan Farm Bureau$1,000
American Federation of State County & Municipal Employees$1,000
Michigan Laborers$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$41,700
Source:Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
Phil Cavanagh (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 17
2013–present
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