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}}{{tnr}}'''Dorian Coston'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 40|District 40]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
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}}{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Dorian Coston'''  was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 40|District 40]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
  
Coston has run twice for State Representative and held Precinct Delegate office. He has a Masters in Human Resource Management from the Keller Graduate School of Management, BA in Political Science from the University of Arizona, and his Paralegal Certification from Oakland Community College.<ref name="bio"/>
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Coston has run twice for State Representative and held Precinct Delegate office. He has a Master's in Human Resource Management from the Keller Graduate School of Management, B.A. in Political Science from the University of Arizona, and his Paralegal Certification from Oakland Community College.<ref name="bio"/>
  
==Elections==
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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Coston highlights protection of K-12 education funding as a priority, in addition to expanded access to healthcare and close protections of personal reproductive rights.<ref name="bio">Biographical information submitted to Ballotpedia, June 15, 2012</ref>
  
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==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Coston is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 40. Coston is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 7. The general election takes 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 6, 2012]</ref>
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Coston ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 40. Coston ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by [[Michael D. McCready]] (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 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed June 6, 2012]</ref>
  
===Campaign themes===
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Coston highlights protection of K-12 education funding as a priority, in addition to expanded access to healthcare and close protections of personal reproductive rights.<ref name="bio">Biographical information submitted to Ballotpedia, June 15, 2012</ref>
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 40, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|party3 = Libertarian
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|winner1 = Michael McCready
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Dorian Coston
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|candidate3 = Steve Burgis
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|votes1 = 31913
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|votes2 = 22757
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|votes3 = 1312
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==Personal==
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Coston and his wife Melinda have three children.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Dorian + Coston + Michigan + House'''"
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Dorian + Coston + Michigan + House'''"
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
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*[http://www.doriancoston4staterep.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=37779 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=37779 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/dorian.coston Dorian Coston on Facebook]
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*[http://twitter.com/#!/CostonDorian Dorian Coston on Twitter]
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Latest revision as of 08:20, 21 July 2014

Dorian Coston
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 40
PartyDemocratic
Prior offices
Precinct Delegate
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Arizona, 1995
Master'sKeller Graduate School of Management, 2009
Personal
ProfessionTeacher, Paralegal
Websites
Campaign website
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Dorian Coston was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 40 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Coston has run twice for State Representative and held Precinct Delegate office. He has a Master's in Human Resource Management from the Keller Graduate School of Management, B.A. in Political Science from the University of Arizona, and his Paralegal Certification from Oakland Community College.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

Coston highlights protection of K-12 education funding as a priority, in addition to expanded access to healthcare and close protections of personal reproductive rights.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Coston ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 40. Coston ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by Michael D. McCready (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 40, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCready Incumbent 57% 31,913
     Democratic Dorian Coston 40.7% 22,757
     Libertarian Steve Burgis 2.3% 1,312
Total Votes 55,982

Personal

Coston and his wife Melinda have three children.

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