Ed McBroom

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Ed McBroom
Ed McBroom.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 108
In office
January 1, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 4
Base salary$71,865/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
Bachelor'sNorthern Michigan University
ProfessionDairy Farmer
Office website
Campaign website
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.


Campaign Themes

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


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


  • 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."


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

Committee assignments


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

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


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



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


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


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, McBroom raised $131,905 in contributions. [3]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
House Republican Campaign Cmte Of Michigan $40,434
Michigan Farm Bureau $5,000
Michigan Republican Party $5,000
Leadership Under New Direction $3,000

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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.[4]

January 2011 - March 2012

Ed McBroom received a 58% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[4]


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