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  |Name = Harvey Santana
 
  |Name = Harvey Santana
 
  |Profile picture = Harveysantana.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Harveysantana.jpg
  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 10
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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 9
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = January 1. 2011-Present
 
  |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 = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
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  |Leadership 5 =  
 
  |Leadership 5 =  
 
  |Years leadership 5 =  
 
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  |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  =  
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  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
  |First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |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 =  
 
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  |Religion =  
 
  |Religion =  
 
  |Office website = http://010.housedems.com/
 
  |Office website = http://010.housedems.com/
  |Campaign website =  
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  |Campaign website = http://www.votesantana.com/
  |Personal website =  
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  |Personal website = http://www.facebook.com/harvey.santana.7
}}{{tnr}}'''Harvey Santana''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing the 10th District since January 1, 2011.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Harvey Santana''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing the District 9 since January 1, 2013. Santana represented District 10 from 2011 to 2013.
  
 
Santana is a U.S. Navy veteran, and has served in Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm and relief efforts in Bosnia, Somalia and Haiti. He has also worked as a transportation planner for an engineering firm.
 
Santana is a U.S. Navy veteran, and has served in Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm and relief efforts in Bosnia, Somalia and Haiti. He has also worked as a transportation planner for an engineering firm.
  
 
Santana attended Henry Ford Community College. He graduated from Eastern Michigan University in 1999 with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science, and later with a Master's degree in Public Administration in 2005.
 
Santana attended Henry Ford Community College. He graduated from Eastern Michigan University in 1999 with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science, and later with a Master's degree in Public Administration in 2005.
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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A questionnaire distributed by the [http://www.vote411.org/home.php League of Women Voters] asked the candidates to provide information about their legislative priorities and proposed actions regarding those priorities. Santana gave the following response:<ref>[http://onyourballot.vote411.org/candidate-detail.do?id=10444619 ''Vote411.org,'' "Candidate detail," accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
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*'''Decrease the corrections budget while increasing the public education budget'''
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*'''Expanding the current HYTA law up to age 26 and expand public work programs to provide an alternative to expensive incarceration.'''
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"I have introduced bill 5214 to this effect."
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*'''Amend the Michigan Constitution allowing for a graduated State income tax along the lines of the one Ohio has'''
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"I will introduce a bill to this effect."
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Santana 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 = Commerce
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|Committee2 = Michigan Competitiveness
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|Committee3 = Military and Veterans Affairs
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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===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Santana served on these committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Collapse= Yes
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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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|Chair1 = Vice-chair
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|Committee2 = Energy and Technology
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Santana served on these committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Collapse= Yes
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Agriculture
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|Chair1 = Vice-chair
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|Committee2 = Energy and Technology
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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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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Santana won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 9. He defeated [[Hussein Berry]] and [[William Scott Phillips]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Rene Simpson]] (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12PRI/12PRIall.html ''Michigan Department of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Collapse =
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 9, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|party3 =
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|winner1 = Harvey Santana
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Rene Simpson
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|candidate3 =
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|votes1 = 32063
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|votes2 = 1567
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|votes3 =
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}}
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{{Primary election box 2012
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|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 9
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 = Harvey Santana
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Hussein Berry
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|candidate3 = William Scott Phillips
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|votes1 = 4875
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|votes2 = 1275
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|votes3 = 1267
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}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
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===More Voting Record Details===
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===More voting record details===
 
*List of all of Harvey Santana's [http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=27291&CategoryID=0&Keywords=&op=Search&CVN=10000 roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx “advanced search”] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
 
*List of all of Harvey Santana's [http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=27291&CategoryID=0&Keywords=&op=Search&CVN=10000 roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx “advanced search”] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2010===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Santana
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|Full name=Harvey Santana
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|year=2010
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|Editdate=June 1, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143851 ''Follow the Money'', "Santana, Harvey." Retrieved June 1, 2013.]</ref>
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|party=Democratic
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|totalraised2012=47487
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan State House, District 9]]
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|totalraised2010=41724
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|result2010=Won
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|office2010=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|Michigan State House, District 10]]
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}}
  
In 2010, Santana raised $41,724 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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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Santana
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|full Name = Harvey Santana
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139413
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 47487
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|org1 = FICANO PAC
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|org2 = Michigan Regional Council Of Carpenters
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|org3 = Auto Workers
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|org4 = DTE Energy
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|org5 = Michigan Education Association
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|orgamount1 = 2500
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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|orgamount4 = 1800
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|orgamount5 = 1650
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|}}
  
His five largest contributors were:
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Santana
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|full Name = Harvey Santana
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125561
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = yes
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 41724
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|org1 = Santana, Harvey Santana
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|org2 = Santana, Sylvia
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|org3 = Declare Michigan PAC
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|org4 = MDP Hispanic Latino Caucus PAC
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|org5 = Michigan Auto Workers
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|orgamount1 = 5,190
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|orgamount2 = 5,000
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|orgamount3 = 2,000
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|orgamount4 = 1,500
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|orgamount5 = 1,500
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|}}
  
{{legislative donor box}}
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==Scorecards==
|-
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===Tea Party Scorecard===
| Santana, Harvey Santana
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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 22, 2012]</ref>
| Align="Right" | $5,190
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====January 2011 - March 2012====
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'''Harvey Santana''' received a '''12%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
| Santana, Sylvia
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| Align="Right" | $5,000
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|-
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| Declare Michigan Pac
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| Align="Right" | $2,000
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|-
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| MDP Hispanic Latino Caucus Pac
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| Align="Right" | $1,500
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|-
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| Michigan Auto Workers
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| Align="Right" | $1,500
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|}
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Harvey + Santana + Michigan + Legislature'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Harvey+Santana+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Harvey Santana News Feed</rss>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Santana has been appointed to these committees:
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* [[Agriculture Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Agriculture]], Vice Chair
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* [[Energy and Technology Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Energy and Technology]]
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Santana served on these committees:
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* Agriculture (Democratic Vice Chair)
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* Energy and Technology
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
Santana and his wife Sylvia have one child.
 
Santana and his wife Sylvia have one child.
  
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Harvey + Santana + Michigan + Legislature'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Harvey+Santana+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Harvey Santana News Feed</rss>
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://010.housedems.com/biography Official Biography]
 
*[http://010.housedems.com/biography Official Biography]
 
*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=27291&CategoryID=0&Keywords=&op=Search&CVN=10000 Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
 
*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=27291&CategoryID=0&Keywords=&op=Search&CVN=10000 Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124078 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124078 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124078 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124078 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125561 2010]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125561 2010]
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*[http://www.votesantana.com/ Official Campaign Website]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/harvey.santana.7 Santana on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/#!/10thDistrict Follow Santana on Twitter]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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{{succession box | before = [[Gabriel Leland]] | title = Michigan House of Representatives District 10 | years = 2011–present | after = NA}}
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{{succession box | before = [[Shanelle Jackson]] (D) | title = Michigan House of Representatives District 9 | years = 2013–present | after = NA}}
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{{succession box | before = [[Gabriel Leland]] (D) | title = Michigan House of Representatives District 10 | years = 2011–2013 | after = [[Phil Cavanagh]] (D)}}
 
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Revision as of 16:49, 1 June 2013

Harvey Santana
Harveysantana.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 9
Incumbent
In office
January 1. 2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sEastern Michigan University
Master'sEastern Michigan University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Websites
Office website
Personal website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Harvey Santana is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing the District 9 since January 1, 2013. Santana represented District 10 from 2011 to 2013.

Santana is a U.S. Navy veteran, and has served in Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm and relief efforts in Bosnia, Somalia and Haiti. He has also worked as a transportation planner for an engineering firm.

Santana attended Henry Ford Community College. He graduated from Eastern Michigan University in 1999 with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science, and later with a Master's degree in Public Administration in 2005.

Issues

Campaign themes

A questionnaire distributed by the League of Women Voters asked the candidates to provide information about their legislative priorities and proposed actions regarding those priorities. Santana gave the following response:[1]

  • Decrease the corrections budget while increasing the public education budget
  • Expanding the current HYTA law up to age 26 and expand public work programs to provide an alternative to expensive incarceration.

"I have introduced bill 5214 to this effect."

  • Amend the Michigan Constitution allowing for a graduated State income tax along the lines of the one Ohio has

"I will introduce a bill to this effect."

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Michigan Competitiveness
Military and Veterans Affairs, Vice-chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Santana served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Santana won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 9. He defeated Hussein Berry and William Scott Phillips in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Rene Simpson (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 9, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHarvey Santana Incumbent 95.3% 32,063
     Republican Rene Simpson 4.7% 1,567
Total Votes 33,630


Michigan House of Representatives, District 9 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngHarvey Santana Incumbent 65.7% 4,875
Hussein Berry 17.2% 1,275
William Scott Phillips 17.1% 1,267
Total Votes 7,417

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Santana won election to the District 10 Seat in 2010. He defeated Mia Griller, Khalid Irvin, Quentin Mallory, Stacy Pugh, David Stephen, Angela Stotts-McClary, Sean Thomas and Angy Webb in the August 3 Democratic primary. He defeated Jasmine Ford (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 10 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Harvey Santana (D) 14,017
Jasmine Ford (R) 896

More voting record details

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Santana is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Santana raised a total of $89,211 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[3]

Harvey Santana's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 9 Won $47,487
2010 Michigan State House, District 10 Won $41,724
Grand Total Raised $89,211

2012

Santana won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Santana raised a total of $47,487.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Harvey Santana's campaign in 2012
FICANO PAC$2,500
Michigan Regional Council Of Carpenters$2,000
Auto Workers$2,000
DTE Energy$1,800
Michigan Education Association$1,650
Total Raised in 2012$47,487
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Santana won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Santana raised a total of $41,724.

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.[4]

January 2011 - March 2012

Harvey Santana received a 12% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[4]

Personal

Santana and his wife Sylvia have one child.

Recent news

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

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

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External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Shanelle Jackson (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 9
2013–present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
Gabriel Leland (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 10
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Phil Cavanagh (D)