|Michigan House of Representatives District 5|
|January 1. 2011-Present|
|January 1, 2013|
|Years in position||3|
|Per diem||$10,800 yearly expense allowance|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||3 terms|
|Bachelor's||University of Michigan|
|J.D.||Northern Illinois University College of Law|
|Birthday||July 12, 1981|
|Place of birth||Detroit, MI|
Olumba is lawmaker. He decided against practicing law after his internship with Brookins & Wilson, deciding to focus on law making.
Olumba graduated from the University of Michigan with two majors, Economics and Political Science. He was then admitted to Northern Illinois University College of Law. He has also studied British Law at the University College of London.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Olumba has been appointed to these committees:
Olumba won election to the District 5 Seat in 2010. He defeated Shahab Ahmed, Abdul Algazali, Terry Catchings, Carmen Davis, Anthony Ewell, Burgess Foster, Abu Mafuz, DeAmo Murphy, Vanessa Peake, William Phillips, Akm Rahman, LaTrello Sephers, Sigmunt Szczepkowski Jr. and Robert Zwolak in the August 3 Democratic primary. He faced Jermain Jones (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 5 General election (2010)|
|John Olumba (D)||11,763|
|Jermain Jones (R)||779|
|Muhammad Alim (I)||
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More Voting Record Details
- List of all of John Olumba’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).
In 2010, Olumba raised $14,486 in contributions. 
His three largest contributors were:
|Michigan Automobile Dealers Association||$1,000|
Olumba and his wife Charsha have two children.
- Official Biography
- Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010
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