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}}{{tnr}}'''Mark Bliss''' is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 26|District 26]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Mark Bliss''' was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 26|District 26]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
  
 
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Bliss is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 26. He defeated [[William Sayre]] in the Republican primary on August 7. The general election takes 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><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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Bliss ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 26. He defeated [[William Sayre]] in the August 7 Republican primary and was defeated by incumbent [[Jim Townsend]] (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><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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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Mark + Bliss + Michigan + House'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Mark + Bliss + Michigan + House'''"
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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Mark Bliss
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Mark Bliss was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 26 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Issues

Campaign themes

Bliss looks to raise adoption awareness as a State legislator. He opposes "throwing more money at these schools" to improve education achievement.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Bliss ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 26. He defeated William Sayre in the August 7 Republican primary and was defeated by incumbent Jim Townsend (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim Townsend Incumbent 60.4% 26,094
     Republican Mark Bliss 35.9% 15,502
     Libertarian James Young 3.8% 1,636
Total Votes 43,232


Michigan House of Representatives, District 26 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMark Bliss 68.6% 3,615
William Sayre 31.4% 1,653
Total Votes 5,268

Personal

Bliss and his wife Allison have two children.

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