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'''Marcelus Brice''' was a [[:Category:Democratic candidate, Michigan House of Representatives, 2010|Democratic candidate]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010#District 4|District 4 in the Michigan House of Representatives]] in the [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]]. Brice was defeated in the Democratic primary on August 3, 2010.  
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'''Marcelus Brice''' was a Democratic candidate for the [[Michigan House of Representatives]] in [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 4| District 4]].
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==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Banks was opposed by [[Carol Banks]], [[Paris Canty]], [[Mohammed Hassan]], [[Adam Hollier]], [[Ernest Little]], [[Rose Mary Robinson]], [[Beverly Tran]], [[Mervin White]], [[Jonathan Wright]], and [[Robert Zwolak]] in the Democratic primary on August 7.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12PRI/12PRIall.html ''Michigan Department of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/MI_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," Accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 4
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 = Rose Mary Robinson
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|candidate2 = Adam Hollier
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|candidate3 = Carol Banks
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|candidate4 = Mohammed Hassan
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|candidate5 = Marcelus Brice
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|candidate6 = Ernest Little
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|candidate7 = Robert Zwolak
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|candidate8 = Mervin White
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|candidate9 = Jonathan Wright
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|candidate10 = Beverly Tran
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|candidate11 = Paris Canty
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|votes1 = 1993
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|votes2 = 1663
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|votes3 = 1272
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|votes4 = 1100
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|votes5 = 632
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|votes6 = 567
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|votes7 = 422
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|votes8 = 135
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|votes9 = 119
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|votes10 = 106
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|votes11 = 95
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===Campaign themes===
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Brice outlines his legislative priorities on his official campaign website:<ref>[http://www.friends4brice.com/index.php '''Marcelus Brice Official Campaign Website,'' "Why chose Marcelus Brice?", accessed August 2, 2012]</ref>
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*'''Job Creation'''
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Excerpt: "...make it simpler to establish businesses in Detroit and Hamtramck by eliminating roadblocks and through public-private partnerships with the State of Michigan, Detroit and Hamtramck to include workshops, management training and business start-up and capital incentives that provide entrepreneurial and job opportunities."
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*'''Public Safety Response'''
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Excerpt: "Currently, Detroit responds to 25-percent of the 911 calls within the national average of eight minutes. Through an incentive program using state revenue sharing as a base, I will propose legislation that is targeted to reward municipalities to respond within the national average or better."
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*'''Academic Environment'''
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Excerpt: "I will collaborate with other legislators and the governor to implement programs that improve the academic environment – safety programs in and around the school, facility improvements, after-school programs, and initiatives to involve parents and provide them the skills to assist their children’s learning."
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*'''Senior Services'''
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Excerpt: "I will fight to repeal the tax on pensions. I will also collaborate with other legislators and the governor for stricter punishment against people who impose crimes against citizens aged 65 and older."
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===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
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Brice was a [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010#District 4|District 4 in the Michigan House of Representatives]] in the [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]]. Brice was defeated by [[Maureen Stapleton]] in the Democratic primary on August 3, 2010.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10PRI/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', 2010 Primary Election Results – State Representative, retrieved July 19, 2012.]</ref>
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==External links==
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*[http://www.friends4brice.com/index.php Official Campaign Website]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/friendstoelectbrice Brice on Facebook]
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*[http://www.twitter.com/marcelusbrice Follow Brice on Twitter]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/user/friends4brice Brice on YouTube]
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Marcelus Brice
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 4
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolMartin Luther King Jr. High School
Personal
Place of birthDetroit, Michigan
ProfessionEntrepreneur, community relations director
Websites
Personal website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification

Marcelus Brice was a Democratic candidate for the Michigan House of Representatives in District 4.

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Banks was opposed by Carol Banks, Paris Canty, Mohammed Hassan, Adam Hollier, Ernest Little, Rose Mary Robinson, Beverly Tran, Mervin White, Jonathan Wright, and Robert Zwolak in the Democratic primary on August 7.[1][2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 4 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRose Mary Robinson 24.6% 1,993
Adam Hollier 20.5% 1,663
Carol Banks 15.7% 1,272
Mohammed Hassan 13.6% 1,100
Marcelus Brice 7.8% 632
Ernest Little 7% 567
Robert Zwolak 5.2% 422
Mervin White 1.7% 135
Jonathan Wright 1.5% 119
Beverly Tran 1.3% 106
Paris Canty 1.2% 95
Total Votes 8,104

Campaign themes

Brice outlines his legislative priorities on his official campaign website:[3]

  • Job Creation

Excerpt: "...make it simpler to establish businesses in Detroit and Hamtramck by eliminating roadblocks and through public-private partnerships with the State of Michigan, Detroit and Hamtramck to include workshops, management training and business start-up and capital incentives that provide entrepreneurial and job opportunities."

  • Public Safety Response

Excerpt: "Currently, Detroit responds to 25-percent of the 911 calls within the national average of eight minutes. Through an incentive program using state revenue sharing as a base, I will propose legislation that is targeted to reward municipalities to respond within the national average or better."

  • Academic Environment

Excerpt: "I will collaborate with other legislators and the governor to implement programs that improve the academic environment – safety programs in and around the school, facility improvements, after-school programs, and initiatives to involve parents and provide them the skills to assist their children’s learning."

  • Senior Services

Excerpt: "I will fight to repeal the tax on pensions. I will also collaborate with other legislators and the governor for stricter punishment against people who impose crimes against citizens aged 65 and older."

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Brice was a Democratic candidate for District 4 in the Michigan House of Representatives in the November 2, 2010 state legislative elections. Brice was defeated by Maureen Stapleton in the Democratic primary on August 3, 2010.[4]

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