|Michigan House of Representatives, District 3|
|January 1, 2011- present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Per diem||$10,800 yearly expense allowance|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||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, Michigan|
Olumba earned his bachelor's degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Michigan. He was then admitted to Northern Illinois University College of Law. He has also studied British Law at the University College of London.
His professional experience includes interning with the firm of Brookins & Wilson before choosing to pursue lawmaking.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Olumba served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Oversight, Vice-chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Olumba served on the following committees:
|Michigan Committee Assignments, 2011|
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).
Olumba won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 3. He defeated Veronica Brown, Christopher Alan Owens, and incumbent Jimmy Womack in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Dolores Broderson (R) and Louis M. Novak (G) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 3, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||John Olumba Incumbent||95.9%||33,938|
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 3 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|John Olumba Incumbent||52.1%||5,030|
|Jimmy Womack Incumbent||38.1%||3,676|
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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Comprehensive donor information for Olumba is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Olumba raised a total of $43,084 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.
|John Olumba's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Michigan State House, District 3||$27,501|
|2010||Michigan State House, District 5||$14,486|
|2008||Michigan State House, District 5||$1,097|
|Grand Total Raised||$43,084|
2012Olumba won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Olumba raised a total of $27,501.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Olumba's campaign in 2012|
|Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association||$1,029|
|Total Raised in 2012||$27,501|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Olumba won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Olumba raised a total of $14,486.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Olumba's campaign in 2010|
|Michigan Automobile Dealers Association||$1,000|
|Great Lakes Education Project||$500|
|Michigan Health & Hospital Association||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$14,486|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2008Olumba lost the election for the Michigan House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Olumba raised a total of $1,097.
|Michigan House of Representatives 2008 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Olumba's campaign in 2008|
|Total Raised in 2008||$1,097|
|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
John Olumba received a 13% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.
Olumba and his wife, Charsha, have three daughters.
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- Michigan Legislature OKs initiative to require insurance rider for abortion ... - WZZM
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- Duggan makes rounds in Lansing, plans to name transition team leadership today - Crain's Detroit Business
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- Office website
- Campaign website
- Campaign Facebook page
- Twitter feed
- Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- ↑ MLive, "Michigan state Rep. John Olumba leaves Democratic Caucus, declares himself Independent," February 19, 2013
- ↑ Michigan House Democrats, "Official Biography of Rep. John Olumba," accessed August 2, 2012
- ↑ Michigan Secretary of State "General Election Results" Accessed November 7, 2012
- ↑ Follow the Money, "Olumba, Olumba-John." Retrieved June 1, 2013.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 Michigan Votes, "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012
- ↑ Olumba for Hope, "John's Background," accessed August 2, 2012
Bert Johnson (D)
|Michigan House of Representatives District 5
| Succeeded by|
Fred Durhal, Jr. (D)
Alberta Tinsley Talabi (D)
|Michigan House of Representatives District 3
| Succeeded by|
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