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|Name = Michael McCready
 
|Name = Michael McCready
 
|Profile picture = Mike McCready.jpg
 
|Profile picture = Mike McCready.jpg
|Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 40
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|Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 40
|Status = Representative
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|Status = Incumbent | votespotter=yes
|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - Present
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|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - present
 
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
 
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
 
|Assumed office = 2013
 
|Assumed office = 2013
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|Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
|Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
|Pension =
 
|Pension =
|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014|November 4, 2014]]
 
|Appointed =
 
|Appointed =
 
|Appointed by =
 
|Appointed by =
 
|First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|Term limits = 3 terms
 
|Term limits = 3 terms
|Next election = November 4, 2014
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|Next election =  
 
|Prior office = Mayor of Bloomfield Hills
 
|Prior office = Mayor of Bloomfield Hills
 
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|Profession = Principal at McCready and Associates
 
|Profession = Principal at McCready and Associates
 
|Religion =
 
|Religion =
|Office website = http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=040
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|Office website = http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=040 ''([[dead link]])''
 
|Campaign website = http://mccreadyforstaterep.com/
 
|Campaign website = http://mccreadyforstaterep.com/
 
|Personal website =
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael McCready''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 40 since January 1, 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael McCready''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 40. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
 
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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McCready has stated, "I'm a conservative republican but also believe that partisan bickering and fighting should stop and politicians at every level just need to get down to business and deliver results for hardworking taxpayers. We must always keep in mind that every dollar that comes into the government’s hands came out of someone’s pocket."
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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{{Committee Assignments
 
{{Committee Assignments
 
|State = Michigan
 
|State = Michigan
|year = 2012
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|year = 2013
 
|Chamber = House of Representatives
 
|Chamber = House of Representatives
 
|Committee1 = Appropriations
 
|Committee1 = Appropriations
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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McCready stated, "I'm a conservative Republican but also believe that partisan bickering and fighting should stop and politicians at every level just need to get down to business and deliver results for hardworking taxpayers. We must always keep in mind that every dollar that comes into the government’s hands came out of someone’s pocket."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{MI HD40 2014}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
McCready won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 40. He defeated [[Robert Lawrence]], [[David W. Potts]], and [[David Wolkinson]] in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated [[Dorian Coston]] (D) and [[Steve Burgis]] (L) in thee 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 6, 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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McCready won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 40. He defeated [[Robert Lawrence]], [[David W. Potts]], and [[David Wolkinson]] in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated [[Dorian Coston]] (D) and [[Steve Burgis]] (L) 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 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed June 6, 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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|votes3 = 1312
 
|votes3 = 1312
 
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{{Primary election box 2012
 
{{Primary election box 2012
 
|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 40
 
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|year=2012
 
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|link=<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413746 ''Follow the Money'', "McCready, Michael D." Retrieved June 10, 2013.]</ref>
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|link=<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413746 ''Follow the Money'', "McCready, Michael D," accessed June 10, 2013]</ref>
 
|party=Republican
 
|party=Republican
 
|totalraised2012=121058
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
McCready and his wife Yvonne have two children.
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McCready and his wife, Yvonne, have two children.
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==Endorsements==
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===2014===
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In 2014, McCready's endorsements included the following:
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*Right to Life of Michigan<ref>[https://secure.rtl.org/apps/elections/listing ''Right to Life of Michigan'', "Elections," accessed June 18, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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==See also==
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*[[Michigan State Legislature]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Michigan state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://repmccready.gophouse.org/ Office website]
 
*[http://mccreadyforstaterep.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://mccreadyforstaterep.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000213/michael-mccready/ Profile from Open States]
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* [http://vote-mi.org/Intro.aspx?State=MI&Id=MIMccreadyMichaelD Profile from Vote-USA]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=139934 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=139934 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=139934 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=139934 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413746 Follow the Money]
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*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1413746 Follow the Money profile]
*[http://www.facebook.com/McCreadyforMI Michael McCready on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/McCreadyforMI Michael McCready on Twitter]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-7Ew0yFt5lN3o0E6TS5YSQ?feature=mhee Michael McCready on YouTube]
 
*[http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-7Ew0yFt5lN3o0E6TS5YSQ?feature=mhee Michael McCready on YouTube]
  
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Michael McCready
Mike McCready.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives, District 40
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Prior offices
Mayor of Bloomfield Hills
Education
High schoolBirmingham Seaholm High School
Bachelor'sWestern Michigan University
Personal
ProfessionPrincipal at McCready and Associates
Websites
(dead link) Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Michael McCready is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 40. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McCready served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Transportation and Infrastructure

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

McCready stated, "I'm a conservative Republican but also believe that partisan bickering and fighting should stop and politicians at every level just need to get down to business and deliver results for hardworking taxpayers. We must always keep in mind that every dollar that comes into the government’s hands came out of someone’s pocket."

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. Mary Belden was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Michael McCready was unopposed in the Republican primary. McCready defeated Belden in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 40 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCready Incumbent 57.6% 23,680
     Democratic Mary Belden 42.4% 17,408
Total Votes 41,088

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

McCready won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 40. He defeated Robert Lawrence, David W. Potts, and David Wolkinson in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Dorian Coston (D) and Steve Burgis (L) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 40, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCready Incumbent 57% 31,913
     Democratic Dorian Coston 40.7% 22,757
     Libertarian Steve Burgis 2.3% 1,312
Total Votes 55,982
Michigan House of Representatives, District 40 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMichael McCready 32.1% 4,359
David Wolkinson 29.9% 4,052
David Potts 29.8% 4,049
Robert Lawrence 8.2% 1,107
Total Votes 13,567

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for McCready is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, McCready raised a total of $121,058 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 10, 2013.[7]

Michael McCready's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 40 Won $121,058
Grand Total Raised $121,058

2012

McCready won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, McCready raised a total of $121,058.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael McCready's campaign in 2012
McCready, Mike$61,810
Michigan Health & Hospital Association$1,500
Kojaian, Mike & C. Michael$1,200
Michigan McDonald's Operators Association$1,000
Nolan, Steve & Shannon$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$121,058
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

McCready and his wife, Yvonne, have two children.

Endorsements

2014

In 2014, McCready's endorsements included the following:

  • Right to Life of Michigan[8]

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Preceded by
Chuck Moss (R)
Michigan House of Representatives District 40
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