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Haugh and his wife, Catherine, have four adult children and three grandchildren.
 
Haugh and his wife, Catherine, have four adult children and three grandchildren.
 
   
 
   
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He has served as an elected official for more than 20 years, including as a member of the Roseville Planning Commission, and the Roseville City Council, as chairman of the Parks and Recreation Commission, and most recently as the mayor of Roseville.
 
He has served as an elected official for more than 20 years, including as a member of the Roseville Planning Commission, and the Roseville City Council, as chairman of the Parks and Recreation Commission, and most recently as the mayor of Roseville.

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Harold Haugh
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Michigan House of Representatives District 42
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democrat
Profession Assistant Director, International Regulations Department, General Motors
Website House Site

Democrat Harold Haugh of Roseville is the current state representative for the 42nd District of the Michigan House of Representatives serving his first term.

Rep. Haugh was a 40-year employee of General Motors. In 1968, he joined the company as a mailroom clerk and worked his way up to become the assistant director of General Motors' International Regulations Department.

Haugh and his wife, Catherine, have four adult children and three grandchildren.

Previous offices held

He has served as an elected official for more than 20 years, including as a member of the Roseville Planning Commission, and the Roseville City Council, as chairman of the Parks and Recreation Commission, and most recently as the mayor of Roseville.

In 2006, Haugh was appointed to the Commission on Higher Education and Economic Development in Macomb County by Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm.

Political Campaign History

Voting Record

Key votes of 2009-2010

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  • 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

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Haugh ran for re-election to the District 42 Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He faced Stuart Jason in the general election on November 2, 2010.

2008

On November 04, 2008, Harold Haugh ran for District 42 of the Michigan House of Representatives, beating Greg Fleming and Daniel Flamand. [1]

Harold Haugh raised $49,140 for his campaign.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 42
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Harold Haugh (D) 26,791
Greg Fleming (R) 9,697
Daniel Flamand (L) 1,560

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Harold Haugh collected $49,140 in donations. [3]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
United Automobile Aerospace & Agricultural Implement Workers of America $5,000
Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association $5,000
Michigan Education Association $2,000
DPOA PAC $1,400

Campaign Contributions

Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State

Contact

Rep. Harold Haugh
N0891 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514
(517) 373-0854
HaroldHaugh@house.mi.gov

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