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Jon Bumstead
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Michigan House of Representatives District 100
In office
January 1, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 4
Base salary$71,865/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
High schoolNewaygo High School, 1976
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Office website
Jon Bumstead is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing the 100th District since January 1, 2011.

Bumstead is the owner of Bumstead Construction, and has served as owner for the past 30 years.

Bumstead is a member of the Building Trades program in the Vocational Education program at Career Tech Educational Center in Fremont, Michigan.

Committee assignments


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

  • Appropriations
  • Subcommittee on Education
  • Subcommittee on Environmental Quality, Vice Chair
  • Subcommittee on Human Services
  • Subcommittee on Natural Resources, Chair
  • Subcommittee on School Aid


Presidential preference


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Jon Bumstead endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]



See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Bumstead won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 100. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Ida DeHaas (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 100, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJon Bumstead Incumbent 62.2% 22,752
     Democratic Ida DeHaas 37.8% 13,800
Total Votes 36,552

Michigan House of Representatives, District 100 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Bumstead Incumbent 58.3% 6,705
Stewart Sanders 41.7% 4,792
Total Votes 11,497


See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Bumstead won election to the District 100 Seat in 2010. He defeated Jane Drake, Marc Libants and Scott Tillman in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Bill Richards (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 100 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jon Bumstead (R) 17,174
Bill Richards (D) 8,704
Nathaniel Hren (L) 725

Campaign donors


In 2010, Bumstead raised $59,836 in contributions. [3]

His three largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Bumstead, Jon $28,600
Michigan Farm Bureau $2,150
Michigan Chamber Of Commerce $1,000

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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

Jon Bumstead received a 79% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[4]


Bumstead and his wife Eb have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Goeff Hansen (R)
Michigan House of Representatives District 100
2011 – Present
Succeeded by