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  |Profile picture = Mark Ouimet.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Mark Ouimet.jpg
 
  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 52
 
  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 52
  |Status = Incumbent
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  |Status = Former member
  |Tenure = January 1. 2011-Present
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  |Tenure = 2011 - 2013
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 1, 2013]]
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  |Assumed office = 2011
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  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Political party = Republican
 
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  |Base salary = $71,865/year
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  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
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  |Pension  =  
 
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  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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  |First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |First elected =  
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
  |Next election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election =  
 
  |Prior office = Ann Arbor City Council
 
  |Prior office = Ann Arbor City Council
 
  |Prior office years = 1988-1992
 
  |Prior office years = 1988-1992
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}}{{tnr}}'''Mark Ouimet''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 52 since January 1, 2011.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Mark Ouimet''' was a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 52 from January 1, 2011 until January 1, 2013.
  
 
Ouimet has served as president and chairman of the board on a bank, and Vice President, Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer of Northwood University. Mark has also served as the manager and fundraiser for Ann Arbor Chamber of Commerce, the Ypsilanti Chamber of Commerce, The Council of Chambers, Ele’s Place, Mott Children’s Hospital, Ann Arbor SPARK, the Red Cross of Washtenaw County, the United Way of Washtenaw County, and Ann Arbor Area Visitors and Convention Bureau, and the Washtenaw Economic Development Council.
 
Ouimet has served as president and chairman of the board on a bank, and Vice President, Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer of Northwood University. Mark has also served as the manager and fundraiser for Ann Arbor Chamber of Commerce, the Ypsilanti Chamber of Commerce, The Council of Chambers, Ele’s Place, Mott Children’s Hospital, Ann Arbor SPARK, the Red Cross of Washtenaw County, the United Way of Washtenaw County, and Ann Arbor Area Visitors and Convention Bureau, and the Washtenaw Economic Development Council.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ouimet has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ouimet served on these committees:
 
* [[Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs]], Chair
 
* [[Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs]], Chair
 
* [[Tax Policy Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Tax Policy]]
 
* [[Tax Policy Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Tax Policy]]
* [[Transportation Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Transportation]] Member
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* [[Transportation Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Transportation]], Member
 
==Issues==
 
==Issues==
 
===Presidential preference===
 
===Presidential preference===
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
Ouimet is unopposed in the Republican primary on August 7.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 7, 2012]</ref>
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Ouimet ran for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 52. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was defeated by [[Gretchen Driskell]] (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>
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|winner1 = Gretchen Driskell
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|Inc2 = Y
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|candidate2 = Mark Ouimet
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|votes1 = 26647
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===2010===
 
===2010===
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Mark + Ouimet + Michigan + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Mark + Ouimet + Michigan + Legislature'''
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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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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==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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'''Mark Ouimet''' received a '''77%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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*[http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=052 House website]
 
*[http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=052 House website]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=89557 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=89557 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=89557 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=89557 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125894 2010]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125894 2010]
  
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Revision as of 00:53, 10 January 2013

Mark Ouimet
Mark Ouimet.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 52
Former member
In office
2011 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Prior offices
Ann Arbor City Council
1988-1992
Education
Bachelor'sLaSalle University
Master'sLaSalle University
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mark Ouimet was a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 52 from January 1, 2011 until January 1, 2013.

Ouimet has served as president and chairman of the board on a bank, and Vice President, Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer of Northwood University. Mark has also served as the manager and fundraiser for Ann Arbor Chamber of Commerce, the Ypsilanti Chamber of Commerce, The Council of Chambers, Ele’s Place, Mott Children’s Hospital, Ann Arbor SPARK, the Red Cross of Washtenaw County, the United Way of Washtenaw County, and Ann Arbor Area Visitors and Convention Bureau, and the Washtenaw Economic Development Council.

Ouimet graduated from Northwood University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Mark Ouimet endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Ouimet ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 52. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was defeated by Gretchen Driskell (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 52, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGretchen Driskell 53% 26,647
     Republican Mark Ouimet Incumbent 47% 23,610
Total Votes 50,257

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Ouimet won election to the District 52 Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He defeated Christine Green (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 52 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mark Ouimet (R) 21,879
Christine Green (D) 20,287

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Ouimet raised $290,550 in contributions. [3]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Ouimet, Mark $82,043
Michigan Republican Party $5,000
Washtenaw County Republicans $5,000
Friends Of Mark Ouimet $3,505

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Mark + Ouimet + Michigan + Legislature

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

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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.[4]

January 2011 - March 2012

Mark Ouimet received a 77% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[4]

Personal

Ouimet and his wife Donna have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Pamela Byrnes (D)
Michigan House of Representatives District 52
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Gretchen Driskell (D)