Matt Huuki

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Matt Huuki
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Michigan House of Representatives District 110
Incumbent
In office
January 1. 2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,865/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Personal
ProfessionOwner/Operator, Matt's Auto Glass and Body Repair
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Matt Huuki is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 110 since January 1, 2011.

Huuki is the owner of Matt's Auto Glass and Body Repair.

Huuki attended Finlandia University.

Issues

Campaign Themes

Huuki's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Michigan jobs

  • Excerpt:"We must welcome industry back into Michigan. Without our private sector, our public sector cannot be sustained."

Fiscal Responsibility

  • Excerpt:"Our state government must cut wasteful spending, and start to operate like a business."

Education

  • Excerpt:"Matt believes that education is extremely important, and that the education system in Michigan is broken. Parents need to be empowered to make important educational decisions for and with their children."

The 2nd Amendment

  • Excerpt:"He believes that we must do all we can to protect the 2nd Amendment, because without this right, we will have no other rights."

Life

  • Excerpt:"Matt believes that life begins at conception, and ends at natural death."

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huuki has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Huuki ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 110. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was defeated by Scott Dianda (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 110, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngScott Dianda 51.6% 19,992
     Republican Matt Huuki Incumbent 48.4% 18,759
Total Votes 38,751

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Huuki won election to the District 110 Seat in 2010. He defeated Don Keith in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Scott Dianda (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 110 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Matt Huuki (R) 16,031
Scott Dianda (D) 12,814

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Huuki raised $38,777 in contributions. [3]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Michigan Farm Bureau $5,000
Michigan Republican Party $5,000
Huuki, Matthew E $2,700
Genetski For Conservative Majo $1,900

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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

Matt Huuki received a 75% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[4]

Personal

Huuki and his wife Janell have two children.

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