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  |Name = Ken Goike
  political position  = Michigan House of Representatives District 33 |
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  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 33
  assumed office      = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2011]] |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2013]] |
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|Tenure = January 1, 2011- present
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
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|Assumed office = 2011
  website             = [http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=033 House site]|
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  |Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Ken Goike''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing the 33rd District since January 1, 2011. He owns Goike Trucking and Excavating.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Ken Goike''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 33. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
==Previous Offices Held==
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==Biography==
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Goike's professional experience includes working as the owner of Goike Trucking and Excavating.
  
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Goike served on the following committees:
  
==Political Campaign History==
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Insurance
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|Committee2 = Michigan Competitiveness
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|Committee3 = Natural Resources
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|Committee4 = Tourism
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|Chair4 = Vice-chair
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None. Goike is the current president of the Armada Fair, and is a member of the Michigan Farm Bureau, the Michigan Builders Association and the Septic Association.  
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Goike served on the following committees:
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Goike served on the following committees:
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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Goike's website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://kengoike.com/ "kengoike," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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'''Fix the Economy'''
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*Excerpt: "I know what it’s like to make a payroll. I also know what it is like to work with your hands."
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'''Reform Government'''
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*Excerpt: "Larger government means less freedom for its citizens. I will advocate for streamlining government departments to eliminate the 'paper shuffle.'"
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'''Prioritize Students in Education Funding'''
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*Excerpt: "Public education needs to prioritize students in determining best practices. Our school districts need to be open to restructuring how business is done to make the best use of taxpayer funding."
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'''Protect the Environment for Future Generations'''
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*Excerpt: "I have been recycling my whole life, including previously holding a license to recycle vehicles.  Michigan’s vast natural resources should be used, not abused."
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'''Protect Life'''
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*Excerpt: "I believe life begins at conception. Government must protect its most vulnerable citizens, especially the unborn. I am proud to be endorsed by Right to Life of Michigan."
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===Voting record details===
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*List of all of Ken Goike’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F14%2F2011&EntityID=27258&Keywords=&op=Search roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx “advanced search”] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
===2010===
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
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Goike won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 33. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated [[Martha O'Kray]] (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 5, 2012]</ref>
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|winner1 = Ken Goike
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|candidate2 = Martha O'Kray
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===2010===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Goike won election to the District 33 Seat in 2010.  He defeated [[Giuseppe Biondo]], [[Gina Bucci]], [[Frank Cusumano]], [[James Santilli, Jr.]] and [[Pete Vitale]]  in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated [[Andrew Prasiloski]] (D) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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Goike won election to the District 33 seat in 2010.  He defeated [[Giuseppe Biondo]], [[Gina Bucci]], [[Frank Cusumano]], [[James Santilli, Jr.]] and [[Pete Vitale]]  in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated [[Andrew Prasiloski]] (D) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10PRI/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "State Representative," accessed March 23, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10GEN/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "State Representative," accessed March 23, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===More Voting Record Details===
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==Campaign donors==
*List of all of Ken Goike’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F14%2F2011&EntityID=27258&Keywords=&op=Search roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx “advanced search”] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=144053 ''Follow the Money'', "Goike, Ken." Retrieved June 1, 2013]</ref>
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|totalraised2010=25325
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|office2010=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|Michigan State House, District 33]]
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==Committee assignments==
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===2012===
===2011-2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Goike has been appointed to these committees:
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|name = Goike
* [[Appropriations Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Appropriations]], Member
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|full name = Ken Goike
* Subcommittee on Community Colleges, Chair
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139357
* Subcommittee on Joint Capital Outlay, Vice Chair
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
* Subcommittee on * [[Transportation Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Transportation]] Vice Chair
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|org1 = Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan
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|org2 = DTE Energy
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|org3 = Michigan Association Of Realtors
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|org4 = Business Leaders For Michigan
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|org5 = Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
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|orgamount1 = 2500
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|orgamount2 = 1250
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|orgamount3 = 1025
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 979
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===2009-2010===
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===2010===
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Goike served on these committees:
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*Appropriations
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 25325
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|org1 = Goike, Ken
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|org2 = Michigan Chamber of Commerce
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|org3 = Monicatti, Michael
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|org4 = Retired Police & Fire Fighters
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|org5 = Grosso, Steven
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==Scorecards==
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===Tea Party Scorecard===
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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.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes,'' "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 22, 2012]</ref>
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====January 2011 - March 2012====
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'''Ken Goike''' received an '''83%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
  
==Ken Goike’s Campaign Contributions==
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==Personal==
[http://miboecfr.nicusa.com/cgi-bin/cfr/contrib_anls_res.cgi?can_last_name=goike&sched=*&sort_1=common_name&sort_2=amount&sched=* Contributions Report] from Michigan Secretary of State
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Goike and his wife, Sherry, have three children. He has served as president of the Armada Fair board and as a member of the Michigan Farm Bureau, the Michigan Builders Association and the Septic Association.  
  
===Contact===
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==Recent news==
Rep. Ken Goike<br>
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Ken + Goike + Michigan + Legislature'''
N-797 House Office Building<br>
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
P.O. Box 30014<br>
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Ken+Goike+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Ken Goike News Feed}}
Lansing, MI  48909<br>
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Phone: (517) 373-0820<br>
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KenGoike@house.mi.gov
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==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.gophouse.com/bio.asp?District=33 Official Biography]
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*[http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=33 Official 33rd District site]  
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*[http://repgoike.gophouse.org/ Office website]
*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=2%2F14%2F2011&EntityID=27258&Keywords=&op=Search Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
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*[http://kengoike.com/ Campaign website]
*[http://miboecfr.nicusa.com/cgi-bin/cfr/contrib_anls_res.cgi?can_last_name=goike&sched=*&sort_1=common_name&sort_2=amount&sched=* Campaign Contributions]
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*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=50&CVN=10000&AP=False&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2010&EndDate=12%2F31%2F2013&EntityID=27258&Keywords=&op=Search Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124191 Project Vote Smart profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124191 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://house.michigan.gov/district_maps/dist033.pdf Map of 33rd District]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124191 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://house.michigan.gov/find_a_rep.asp Find All Michigan Representatives]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125864 2010]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Elect-Ken-Goike-State-Representative/106125772779929?sk=info Campaign Facebook page]
  
 
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Revision as of 08:44, 26 March 2014

Ken Goike
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Michigan House of Representatives, District 33
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2011- present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/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
Personal
ProfessionOwner, Goike Trucking and Excavating
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Ken Goike is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 33. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Goike's professional experience includes working as the owner of Goike Trucking and Excavating.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Goike served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Insurance
Michigan Competitiveness
Natural Resources
Tourism, Vice-chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Goike served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Goike served on the following committees:

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Goike's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

Fix the Economy

  • Excerpt: "I know what it’s like to make a payroll. I also know what it is like to work with your hands."

Reform Government

  • Excerpt: "Larger government means less freedom for its citizens. I will advocate for streamlining government departments to eliminate the 'paper shuffle.'"

Prioritize Students in Education Funding

  • Excerpt: "Public education needs to prioritize students in determining best practices. Our school districts need to be open to restructuring how business is done to make the best use of taxpayer funding."

Protect the Environment for Future Generations

  • Excerpt: "I have been recycling my whole life, including previously holding a license to recycle vehicles. Michigan’s vast natural resources should be used, not abused."

Protect Life

  • Excerpt: "I believe life begins at conception. Government must protect its most vulnerable citizens, especially the unborn. I am proud to be endorsed by Right to Life of Michigan."

Voting record details

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Goike won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 33. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Martha O'Kray (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 33, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKen Goike Incumbent 61.9% 24,163
     Democratic Martha O'Kray 38.1% 14,869
Total Votes 39,032

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Goike won election to the District 33 seat in 2010. He defeated Giuseppe Biondo, Gina Bucci, Frank Cusumano, James Santilli, Jr. and Pete Vitale in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Andrew Prasiloski (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3][4]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 33 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Ken Goike (R) 24,469
Andrew Prasiloski (D) 12,339

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Goike is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Goike raised a total of $53,425 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 1, 2013.[5]

Ken Goike's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 33 Won $28,100
2010 Michigan State House, District 33 Won $25,325
Grand Total Raised $53,425

2012

Goike won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Goike raised a total of $28,100.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ken Goike's campaign in 2012
Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan$2,500
DTE Energy$1,250
Michigan Association Of Realtors$1,025
Business Leaders For Michigan$1,000
Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association$979
Total Raised in 2012$28,100
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Goike won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Goike raised a total of $25,325.

Scorecards

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.[6]

January 2011 - March 2012

Ken Goike received an 83% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[6]

Personal

Goike and his wife, Sherry, have three children. He has served as president of the Armada Fair board and as a member of the Michigan Farm Bureau, the Michigan Builders Association and the Septic Association.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Ken + Goike + Michigan + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Ken Goike News Feed

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External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kim Meltzer (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 33
2011–present
Succeeded by
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