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|Profile picture = Henry Yanez.jpg
 
|Profile picture = Henry Yanez.jpg
 
|Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 25
 
|Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 25
|Status = Representative
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|Status = Incumbent | votespotter=yes
|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - Present
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|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - present
 
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
 
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
 
|Assumed office = 2013
 
|Assumed office = 2013
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|Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
|Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
|Pension =
 
|Pension =
|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]
 
|Appointed =
 
|Appointed =
 
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|Appointed by =
 
|First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|Term limits = 3 terms
 
|Term limits = 3 terms
|Next election = November 4, 2014
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|Next election =  
 
|Prior office =  
 
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|Citations =
 
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|Birthday = August 28, 1957
 
|Birthday = August 28, 1957
|Place of birth = Detroit, MI
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|Place of birth = Detroit, Michigan
|Profession =
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|Profession = Firefighter/Paramedic
 
|Religion =
 
|Religion =
 
|Office website = http://025.housedems.com/
 
|Office website = http://025.housedems.com/
 
|Campaign website = http://www.votehenryyanez.com/
 
|Campaign website = http://www.votehenryyanez.com/
 
|Personal website =
 
|Personal website =
}}{{tnr}}'''Henry Yanez''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 25 since 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Henry Yanez''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 25.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
==Issues==
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==Biography==
===Campaign themes===
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Yanez's professional experience includes working as a firefighter and paramedic in Sterling Heights, MI.<ref>[http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2010/02/sterling_heights_firefighter_t.html ''mlive.com'', "Sterling Heights firefighter to announce run for Michigan House seat," February 19, 2010]</ref>
Yanez's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.votehenryyanez.com/ "votehenryyanez," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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'''“Fighting for Michigan Workers”'''
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*Excerpt:"The unions in Michigan and around the country have allowed workers to provide the American dream to future generations. To break that promise in this state is to destroy Michigan’s middle class."
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'''“Fighting for your Tax Dollars” '''
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*Excerpt:"The key to bringing good jobs to our state is having an educated workforce, second to none. Our children need to know that education and knowledge is the power that will drive our state’s economic future out of this slump. I will also work to restore the $1.8 million in funding raided from our public schools."
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'''“Keep Sterling Heights and Warren Safe”'''
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*Excerpt:"I will make sure tax dollars are used for important services like public safety and not to pay for tax breaks for corporations like big banks and insurance companies. "
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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Yanez's website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://votehenryyanez.com/the-issues/ ''Henry Yanez'', "The Issues," accessed June 19, 2014]</ref>
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'''“Fighting for Michigan Workers”'''
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*Excerpt: "The unions in Michigan and around the country have allowed workers to provide the American dream to future generations. To break that promise in this state is to destroy Michigan’s middle class."
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'''“Fighting for your Tax Dollars” '''
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*Excerpt: "The key to bringing good jobs to our state is having an educated workforce, second to none. Our children need to know that education and knowledge is the power that will drive our state’s economic future out of this slump. I will also work to restore the $1.8 million in funding raided from our public schools."
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'''“Keep Sterling Heights and Warren Safe”'''
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*Excerpt: "I will make sure tax dollars are used for important services like public safety and not to pay for tax breaks for corporations like big banks and insurance companies."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{MI HD25 2014}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
====State House====
 
====State House====
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Yanez won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 25. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Sean Clark]] (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 5, 2012]</ref><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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Yanez won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 25. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated [[Sean Clark]] (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'', "2012 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed June 5, 2012]</ref><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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====U.S. House====
 
====U.S. House====
:: ''See also: [[Michigan's 10th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan's 10th Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
  
Yanez ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Michigan, 2012|Michigan's]] [[Michigan's 10th congressional district elections, 2012|10th District]]. Yanez did not appear on the ballot.
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Yanez ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[United States House of Representatives elections in Michigan, 2012|Michigan's]] [[Michigan's 10th Congressional District elections, 2012|10th District]]. Yanez did not appear on the ballot.
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413835 ''Follow the Money'', "Yanez, Henry." Retrieved June 1, 2013.]</ref>
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413835 ''Follow the Money'', "Yanez, Henry," accessed June 1, 2013]</ref>
 
|party=Democratic
 
|party=Democratic
 
|totalraised2012=122426
 
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Henry + Yanez + Michigan + Legislature'''
 
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==See also==
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*[[Michigan State Legislature]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Michigan state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://025.housedems.com/ Rep. Yanez's website]
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*[http://025.housedems.com/ Office website]
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*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000207/henry-yanez/ Profile from Open States]
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* [http://vote-mi.org/Intro.aspx?State=MI&Id=MIYanezHenry Profile from Vote-USA]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124614 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124614 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124614 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124614 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfHenryYanez/info Henry Yanez on Facebook]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/FriendsOfHenryYanez/ Campaign Facebook page]
*[http://twitter.com/#!/yanez4staterep Henry Yanez on Twitter]
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Henry Yanez
Henry Yanez.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives, District 25
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Personal
BirthdayAugust 28, 1957
Place of birthDetroit, Michigan
ProfessionFirefighter/Paramedic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Henry Yanez is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 25. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Yanez's professional experience includes working as a firefighter and paramedic in Sterling Heights, MI.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Energy and Technology
Military and Veterans Affairs

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Yanez's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[2]

“Fighting for Michigan Workers”

  • Excerpt: "The unions in Michigan and around the country have allowed workers to provide the American dream to future generations. To break that promise in this state is to destroy Michigan’s middle class."

“Fighting for your Tax Dollars”

  • Excerpt: "The key to bringing good jobs to our state is having an educated workforce, second to none. Our children need to know that education and knowledge is the power that will drive our state’s economic future out of this slump. I will also work to restore the $1.8 million in funding raided from our public schools."

“Keep Sterling Heights and Warren Safe”

  • Excerpt: "I will make sure tax dollars are used for important services like public safety and not to pay for tax breaks for corporations like big banks and insurance companies."

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. Incumbent Henry Yanez was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Nick Hawatmeh was unopposed in the Republican primary. Yanez defeated Hawatmeh in the general election.[3][4][5][6]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 25 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Yanez Incumbent 53.5% 14,974
     Republican Nick Hawatmeh 46.5% 13,026
Total Votes 28,000

2012

State House

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Yanez won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 25. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Sean Clark (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[7][8]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 25, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHenry Yanez 51.4% 20,771
     Republican Sean Clark 48.6% 19,617
Total Votes 40,388

U.S. House

See also: Michigan's 10th Congressional District elections, 2012

Yanez ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Michigan's 10th District. Yanez did not appear on the ballot.

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Yanez is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Yanez raised a total of $122,426 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[9]

Henry Yanez's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 25 Won $122,426
Grand Total Raised $122,426

2012

Yanez won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Yanez raised a total of $122,426.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Henry Yanez's campaign in 2012
Yanez, Henry J.$10,000
Michigan Professional Fire Fighters$5,000
Planned Parenthood Affiliates Of Michigan$5,000
Michigan Trial Lawyers Association$5,000
Segal For Michigan$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$122,426
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Yanez is divorced and has two children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Henry + Yanez + Michigan + Legislature

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

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See also

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jonathan Switalski (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 25
2013–present
Succeeded by
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