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Graves is opposed by [[John Lauve]] in the Republican primary on August 7.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 7, 2012]</ref>
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Revision as of 15:33, 7 June 2012

Joseph Graves
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Michigan House of Representatives District 51
In office
Term ends
January 1, 2013
Years in position 2
Base salary$71,865/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
First electedFebruary 28, 2012
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Office website
Campaign website
Joseph Graves is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 51.

He was first elected in the February 28, 2012 special election. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Paul Scott (R) was recalled on November 8, 2011.[1]



See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Graves is opposed by John Lauve in the Republican primary on August 7.[2]

See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

Graves defeated Steven Losey (D) and Cary Neuville-Justice (G) in the special election on February 28, 2012. Candidates were selected by their respective political parties.[3][4][5]




On January 20, the District 51 candidates participated in a debate sponsored by the Flint Area League of Women Voters.[6]

  • A video of the full debate can be found here.

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Preceded by
Paul Scott
Michigan House of Representatives District 51
Succeeded by