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Gabriel Leland
Gabriel LeLand.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 10
Former member
Term in office began
2005
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Gabriel Leland was a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing the 10th District from 2005 to January 1, 2011.

Previous offices held

Leland has been active in politics since his childhood, working on election and re-election campaigns for his father, Senator Burton Leland.

Political campaign history

Voting record

Key votes of 2009-2010

  • Click below to see how this representative voted.
  • Super Speedway, Lawmakers voting on whether TO EXTEND A SPECIAL TAX PERK for a super speedway.
  • Driver Responsibility Fees, Lawmakers voting on whether TO IMPOSE 'driver responsibility fees.'
  • Crony Capitalism, Lawmakers voting on whether TO RESTRICT THE RIGHT of shareholders to sell their own stock.
  • Right to Work, Lawmakers voting on an amendment SUPPORTING RIGHT-TO-WORK zones.
  • Dept. of State Cost-Saving, Lawmakers voting on whether TO SLOW DOWN PROGRESS ON THE SECRETARY OF STATE'S COST-SAVING CONSOLIDATION PLAN.
  • Golf Carts, Lawmakers voting on whether TO SUBSIDIZE the production of electric vehicle batteries.
  • Home Court Disadvantage, Lawmakers voting on whether TO GIVE MORE TAXING POWER to local government in Kalamazoo so it can finance a taxpayer-subsidized sports arena.
  • Fire Safe Cigarettes, Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN the sale of cigarettes that are not "fire safe."
  • Balancing Act, Lawmakers voting on a budget to CUT REVENUE SHARING PAYMENTS to local governments as a way to balance the state budget without raising taxes.
  • Balancing Act 2, Lawmakers voting on a cut of less than 3 percent to K-12 school aid payments so as to balance the state budget without tax increases.
  • A Good Tax Gone Bad?, Lawmakers voting on the Michigan Business Tax.
  • It’s From the Children, Lawmakers voting on whether to RAID $90 MILLION from the Michigan Higher Education Student Loan Authority.
  • Left Behind, Lawmakers voting on whether TO FINANCE "No Worker Left Behind" with a 59.9 percent increase in general fund spending in the 2009 DELEG budget.
  • First Class Schools, Lawmakers voting on whether to keep Detroit Public Schools' "first class" status even though the district no longer meets the population standard.
  • Politically Correct Capitalism, Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE SUBSIDIES for plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
  • Politically Correct Capitalism 2, Lawmakers voting on whether to GIVE SUBSIDIES for Michigan film production.
  • Politically Correct Capitalism 3, Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE ELECTRIC CAR SUBSIDIES for a subsidiary of a Korean battery company.
  • Secret Ballot, Lawmakers voting on whether to keep a SECRET BALLOT for union elections.
  • Property Taxes Assaulted Again, Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
  • Sneak Attack, Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
  • Grapes of Wrath, Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN home shipment of beer and wine to Michigan consumers.
  • Subsidize Manufacture of Electric Cars, Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a refundable Michigan Business Tax credit for makers of plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
  • Authorize Special Tax Breaks for Ethanol Gas Stations, Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a non-refundable Michigan Business Tax credit equal to 30 percent of the costs incurred by a gas station to convert existing pumps and tanks, or acquire new ones that deliver E85 ethanol or biodiesel fuel.

More voting record details

Committee Assignments, 2009-2010

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Gabriel Leland ran for District 10 of the Michigan House of Representatives, beating Marc Sosnowski.[1]

Gabriel Leland raised $28,572 for his campaign.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 10
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Gabriel Leland (D) 27,635
Marc Sosnowski (UST) 1,510

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Gabriel Leland collected $28,572 in donations.[3]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association $3,979
Michigan Automobile Dealers Association $2,050
Michigan Education Association $1,200
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan $1,100

Campaign contributions

Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State

Contact

Rep. Gabriel Leland
S0689 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
(517) 373-6990
gabeleland@house.mi.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Michigan House of Representatives District 10
2005–2011
Succeeded by
Harvey Santana