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Bliss looks to raise adoption awareness as a State legislator. He opposes "throwing more money at these schools" to improve education achievement.<ref>[http://www.electbliss.com/index.php/issues ''Electbliss.com'' "Issues," Accessed July 30, 2012]</ref>
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Bliss looks to raise adoption awareness as a State legislator. He opposes "throwing more money at these schools" to improve education achievement.<ref>[http://www.electbliss.com/index.php/issues ''Electbliss.com'' "Issues," accessed July 30, 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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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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Mark Bliss
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Michigan House of Representatives District 26
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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

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Bliss and his wife Allison have two children.

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