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|Michigan House of Representatives District 4|
|High school||Martin Luther King Jr. High School|
|Place of birth||Detroit, Michigan|
|Profession||Entrepreneur, community relations director|
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.
Brice outlines his legislative priorities on his official campaign website:
- 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."
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.
- Michigan Department of State "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 7, 2012
- Associated Press "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," Accessed August 7, 2012
- 'Marcelus Brice Official Campaign Website, "Why chose Marcelus Brice?", accessed August 2, 2012
- Michigan Secretary of State, 2010 Primary Election Results – State Representative, retrieved July 19, 2012.
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