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  |Name = Lisa Howze
  political position  = Michigan House of Representatives District 2 |
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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 2
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  |Tenure = 2011 - 2013
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}}{{tnr}}'''Lisa Howza''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing the 2nd District since January 1, 2011.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Lisa Howza''' was a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing the [http://www.michigan.gov/documents/House_2_30678_7.pdf District 2] from January 1, 2011 to January 1, 2013.
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Howze is a Certified Public Accountant, and served four years as president of the Detroit Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc.(NABA).
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Howze is a graduate of the Ross School of Accounting at the University of Michigan, and the Walsh College of Business and Accountancy, where she earned a M.S. in Finance in 2004.
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==Voting Record Details==
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*List of all of Lisa Howze’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=27239&CategoryID=0&Keywords=&op=Search&CVN=10000 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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==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Howze served on these committees:
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* [[Education Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Education]]
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* [[Insurance Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Insurance]]
  
 
==Elections==
 
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===2012===
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::''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Howze is not running for re-election to the House in 2012.
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===2010===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
Howza won election to the District 2 Seat in 2010.  She defeated Scott Benson, Cheryl Clark, Rose Jones, David Lankford-Parnel, Travis Reece, Gregory Robinson, Anthony Watts and Donnie Whitley in the August 3 Democratic primary. She defeated [[Damian Mitchell]] (R) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
 
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
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[http://miboecfr.nicusa.com/cgi-bin/cfr/contrib_anls_res.cgi?can_last_name=Howze&sched=*&sort_1=common_name&sort_2=amount&sched=* Contributions Report] from Michigan Secretary of State
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===2010===
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In 2010, Howze raised $29,647 in contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MI&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref> 
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Her three largest contributors were:
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| Michigan Association Of CPAS
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| AFSCME-AFL CIO
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| Detroit Regional Chamber Of Commerce
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| Align="Right" | $1,150
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Lisa + Howze + Michigan + Legislature'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Lisa+Howze+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Lisa Howze News Feed}}
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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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'''Lisa Howze''' received a '''6%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
  
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://002.housedems.com/biography Official Biography]
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*[http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=27239&CategoryID=0&Keywords=&op=Search&CVN=10000 Voting Record on MichiganVotes.org]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124022 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124022 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125487 2010]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 19:40, 4 April 2014

Lisa Howze
Lisa Howze.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 2
Former member
In office
2011 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Michigan, 1995
Personal
ProfessionCertified Public Accountant
CandidateVerification
Lisa Howza was a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing the District 2 from January 1, 2011 to January 1, 2013.

Howze is a Certified Public Accountant, and served four years as president of the Detroit Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc.(NABA).

Howze is a graduate of the Ross School of Accounting at the University of Michigan, and the Walsh College of Business and Accountancy, where she earned a M.S. in Finance in 2004.

Voting Record Details

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Howze is not running for re-election to the House in 2012.

2010

Michigan House of Representatives, District 2 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lisa Howza (D) 11,320
Damian Mitchell (R) 457

Campaign donors

Contributions Report from Michigan Secretary of State

2010

In 2010, Howze raised $29,647 in contributions.[1]

Her three largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Michigan Association Of CPAS $5,000
AFSCME-AFL CIO $2,000
Detroit Regional Chamber Of Commerce $1,150

Recent news

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

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

Lisa Howze News Feed

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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.[2]

January 2011 - March 2012

Lisa Howze received a 6% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[2]

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
LaMar Lemmons, Jr. (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 2
2011 – 2013
Succeeded by
Alberta Tinsley Talabi (D)