|Michigan House of Representatives, District 30|
|January 1, 2011 - present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Per diem||$10,800 yearly expense allowance|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||3 terms|
|Bachelor's||Walsh College, 1988|
|Master's||Walsh College, 1993|
|Profession||Co-Founder, Dynamic Recruiters, Inc.|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Issues
- 3 Committee assignments
- 4 Elections
- 5 Campaign donors
- 6 Scorecards
- 7 Personal
- 8 Recent news
- 9 External links
- 10 References
Farrington earned his bachelor's degree in Business Administration and master's degree in Science of Management from Walsh College. His professional experience includes working as a small business owner.
Farrington's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "Through a tax code and regulatory system that doesn't pick winners and losers - but allows all to invest, compete and hire."
Focus On Education
- Excerpt: "This doesn't just mean throwing money at the problem (though proper funding is imperative), it means setting up K-12 to recognize the importance of an education directed toward skilled trades as well as a four year degree."
- Excerpt: "My perspective is that government should not be all things to all people. The role of governments should be focused on public safety, education, caring for the most unfortunate in society and infrastructure."
Voting record details
- List of all of Jeff Farrington’s roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s “advanced search” to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Farrington served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Energy and Technology|
|• Financial Services|
|• Tax Policy, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Farrington served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Banking and Financial Services|
|• Tax Policy|
Farrington won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 30. He defeated M. Shallal in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Joseph Bogdan (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 30, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Jeff Farrington Incumbent||53.3%||18,160|
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 30 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Jeff Farrington Incumbent||86.8%||5,109|
Farrington won election to the District 30 Seat in 2010. He defeated David Bocek and Michael Shallal in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Ken Lampar (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 30 General election (2010)|
|Jeff Farrington (R)||15,732|
|Ken Lampar (D)||12,502|
Comprehensive donor information for Farrington is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Farrington raised a total of $142,241 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.
|Jeff Farrington's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Michigan State House, District 30||$76,753|
|2010||Michigan State House, District 30||$65,488|
|Grand Total Raised||$142,241|
2012Farrington won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Farrington raised a total of $76,753.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jeff Farrington's campaign in 2012|
|Michigan Credit Union League||$4,050|
|Michigan Automobile Dealers Association||$3,150|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$76,753|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Farrington won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Farrington raised a total of $65,488.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jeff Farrington's campaign in 2010|
|House Republican Campaign Committee||$11,475|
|Farrington, Jeff (also filed as Farrington, Jeffry)||$9,173|
|Michigan Republican Party||$5,000|
|Michigan Insurance Coalition||$1,500|
|Amerisure Insurance Coalition||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$65,488|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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.
January 2011 - March 2012
Jeff Farrington received a 77% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.
Farrington and his wife Diana have two children.
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- Office website
- Campaign website
- Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- "electfarrington," Official Campaign Website
- Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Additional Michigan Endorsements," February 15, 2012
- Michigan Department of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- Follow the Money, "Farrington, Jeff." Retrieved June 1, 2013.
- Michigan Votes, "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012
Tory Rocca (R)
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