|Michigan House of Representatives District 50|
| Assumed office|
January 1, 2011
| Current term ends|
January 1, 2013
|Profession||Former city mayor|
Smiley was mayor of Burton for 20 years. He also served as a member of the Burton City Council for four years. Prior to his election as mayor, Charles worked at General Motors Truck and Bus Assembly plant for 18 years.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smiley has been appointed to these committees:
Smiley won election to the District 50 Seat in 2010. He defeated Richard Burrus, James Cowan, Jeffery Houston and Gerald Masters in the August 3 Democratic primary. He defeated William Ralph (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 50 General election (2010)|
|Charles Smiley (D)||13,647|
|William Ralph (R)||12,134|
In 2010, Smiley raised $26,285 in contributions. 
His three largest contributors were:
|Smiley, Charles H||$5,592|
|Smiley, Charles H||$5,000|
|Michigan Education Association||$1,000|
Smiley and his wife Pam have two children.
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