|Michigan House of Representatives District 72|
|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||Michigan State University|
Yonker has worked for Wycliffe Bible Translators.
Yonker graduated from Michigan State University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and the Institute of Agricultural Technology.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Yonker has been appointed to these committees:
Yonker is unopposed in the Republican primary on August 7.
Yonker won election to the District 72 Seat in 2010. He defeated Frederick Fleischmann and Eric Larson in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Brian Bosak (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|Michigan House of Representatives, District 72 General election (2010)|
|Ken Yonker (R)||24,801|
|Brian Bosak (D)||9,219|
|William Wenzel (L)||908|
In 2010, Yonker raised $29,968 in contributions. 
His four largest contributors were:
|Michigan Farm Bureau||$5,000|
|Michigan Association Of Realtors||$1,000|
|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.
January 2011 - March 2012
Ken Yonker received a 69% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.
Yonker and his wife Amy have four children.
- House website
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010