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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 108
 
  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 108
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
  |Tenure = January 1. 2011-Present
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  |Tenure = January 1, 2011-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 = 2011
 
  |Assumed office = 2011
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Leadership =  
 
  |Leadership =  
 
  |Years leadership =  
 
  |Years leadership =  
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  |Leadership 5 =  
 
  |Leadership 5 =  
 
  |Years leadership 5 =  
 
  |Years leadership 5 =  
  |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 =  
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  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |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
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
  |Next election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
  |Prior office =  
 
  |Prior office =  
 
  |Prior office years =  
 
  |Prior office years =  
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  |Religion =  
 
  |Religion =  
 
  |Office website = http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=108
 
  |Office website = http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=108
  |Campaign website =  
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  |Campaign website = http://mcbroom4house.com/Welcome.html
 
  |Personal website =  
 
  |Personal website =  
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Ed McBroom''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 108 since January 1, 2011.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Ed McBroom''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 108 since January 1, 2011.
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McBroom graduated from Northern Michigan University in 2005 with degrees in Music Education and Social Studies Education.
 
McBroom graduated from Northern Michigan University in 2005 with degrees in Music Education and Social Studies Education.
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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McBroom's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://mcbroom4house.com/Welcome.html "mcbroom4house," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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'''Family'''
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*Excerpt:"I believe strongly that family is the foundation for our civil society. We must encourage strong families, marriages, and communities."
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'''Life'''
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*Excerpt:"I am unashamedly pro-life. God has created us and stamped His image on us. Let us not shy away from standing for life in the womb and out of it."
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'''Business and work'''
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*Excerpt:"We must have regulatory reform that puts people and their ability to earn a living first while still protecting our environment and resources. "
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'''Guns and hunting'''
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*Excerpt:"The second amendment guarantees our rights to own firearms and I stand strongly for that correct interpretation."
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'''Education'''
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*Excerpt:"I believe strongly in education. It is an important investment in our state’s future."
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McBroom served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Agriculture
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|Committee2 = Natural Resources
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|Committee3 = Regulatory Reform
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|Chair3 = Vice-chair
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McBroom has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McBroom served on these committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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* [[Energy and Technology Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Energy and Technology]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Redistricting and Elections Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Redistricting and Elections]], Vice Chair
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|Collapse= Yes
* [[Regulatory Reform Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Regulatory Reform]]
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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 = Agriculture  
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|Committee2 = Energy and Technology  
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|Committee3 = Redistricting and Elections  
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|Chair3 = Vice-chair
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|Committee4 = Regulatory Reform  
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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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McBroom won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 108. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated [[Sharon Gray]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<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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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 108, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|party3 =
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|winner1 = Ed McBroom
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Sharon Gray
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|candidate3 =
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|votes1 = 22396
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|votes2 = 18653
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|votes3 =
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}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
  
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2010===
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = McBroom
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|full Name = Ed McBroom
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|reference =
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 122469
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|org1 = Michigan Farm Bureau
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|org2 = Business Leaders for Michigan
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|org3 = DTE Energy
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|org4 = Republican Victory Committee of Michigan
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|org5 = Stamas Leadership Fund
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|orgamount1 = 5000
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|orgamount2 = 5000
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|orgamount3 = 5000
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|orgamount4 = 5000
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|orgamount5 = 5000
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|}}
  
In 2010, McBroom raised $131,905 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MI&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref> 
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===2010===
 
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{{SLP donor box 2010
His four largest contributors were:
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|name = McBroom
 
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|full Name = Ed McBroom
{{legislative donor box}}
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126044
|-
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
| House Republican Campaign Cmte Of Michigan
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|new = yes
| Align="Right" | $40,434
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|party = Republican
|-
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|total raised = 131905
| Michigan Farm Bureau
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|org1 = House Republican Campaign Committee Of Michigan
| Align="Right" | $5,000
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|org2 = Michigan Farm Bureau
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|org3 = Michigan Republican Party
| Michigan Republican Party
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|org4 = Leadership Under New Direction
| Align="Right" | $5,000
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|org5 = Bolger Restore Michigan Fund
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|orgamount1 = 40434
| Leadership Under New Direction
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|orgamount2 = 5000
| Align="Right" | $3,000
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|orgamount3 = 5000
|}
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|orgamount4 = 3000
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|orgamount5 = 2800
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|}}
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Ed + McBroom + Michigan + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Ed + McBroom + Michigan + Legislature'''
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Ed+McBroom+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Ed McBroom News Feed</rss>
 
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Ed+McBroom+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Ed McBroom News Feed</rss>
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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 25, 2012]</ref>
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====January 2011 - March 2012====
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'''Ed McBroom''' received a '''58%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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*[http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=108 House website]
 
*[http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=108 House website]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124476 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124476 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124476 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124476 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126044 2010]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126044 2010]
  
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Revision as of 10:16, 13 June 2013

Ed McBroom
Ed McBroom.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 108
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sNorthern Michigan University
Personal
ProfessionDairy Farmer
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Ed McBroom is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 108 since January 1, 2011.

McBroom is a dairy farmer and substitute teacher.

McBroom graduated from Northern Michigan University in 2005 with degrees in Music Education and Social Studies Education.

Issues

Campaign themes

McBroom's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Family

  • Excerpt:"I believe strongly that family is the foundation for our civil society. We must encourage strong families, marriages, and communities."

Life

  • Excerpt:"I am unashamedly pro-life. God has created us and stamped His image on us. Let us not shy away from standing for life in the womb and out of it."

Business and work

  • Excerpt:"We must have regulatory reform that puts people and their ability to earn a living first while still protecting our environment and resources. "

Guns and hunting

  • Excerpt:"The second amendment guarantees our rights to own firearms and I stand strongly for that correct interpretation."

Education

  • Excerpt:"I believe strongly in education. It is an important investment in our state’s future."

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
Natural Resources
Regulatory Reform, Vice-chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

McBroom won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 108. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Sharon Gray (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 108, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEd McBroom Incumbent 54.6% 22,396
     Democratic Sharon Gray 45.4% 18,653
Total Votes 41,049

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

McBroom won election to the District 108 Seat in 2010. He defeated Mike Falcon, Gaylord Jones, Brady Nelson and Bruce Rosen in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Judy Nerat (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 108 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Ed McBroom (R) 17,734
Judy Nerat (D) 11,870

Campaign donors

2012

McBroom won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, McBroom raised a total of $122,469.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ed McBroom's campaign in 2012
Michigan Farm Bureau$5,000
Business Leaders for Michigan$5,000
DTE Energy$5,000
Republican Victory Committee of Michigan$5,000
Stamas Leadership Fund$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$122,469

2010

McBroom won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, McBroom raised a total of $131,905.

Recent news

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

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

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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.[3]

January 2011 - March 2012

Ed McBroom received a 58% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[3]

Personal

McBroom and his wife Sarah have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Judy Nerat (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 108
2011 – Present
Succeeded by
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