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Michael Smigiel, Sr.
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Maryland House of Delegates District 36
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Minority Parliamentarian, Maryland State House of Delegates
2007-2013
Deputy Minority Whip, Maryland State House of Delegates
2003-2006
Compensation
Base salary$43,500/year
Per diem$142/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Associate'sElgin Community College, 1982
Bachelor'sNorthern Illinois University, 1985
J.D.Northern Illinois University College of Law, 1989
Personal
BirthdayJune 18, 1958
Place of birthBaltimore, MD
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionEpiscopalian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael Smigiel, Sr. (b. June 18, 1958) is a Republican member of the Maryland House of Delegates, representing District 36. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Smigiel served as Minority Parliamentarian from 2007 to 2013 and as Deputy Minority Whip from 2003 to 2006.

Biography

Smigiel's professional experience includes owning a law office, and working as an attorney and mental health technician. He served in the United States Marine Corps.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Smigiel served on these committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Maryland House of Delegates will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 24, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 25, 2014. Irving Pinder and Robert Alan Thornton, Jr. were unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Jeff Ghrist and incumbents Steve Arentz and Jay A. Jacobs defeated incumbent Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., Rod Heinze, Alan McCarthy and J.D. Uhler in the Republican primary. Pinder, Thornton, Jacobs, Arentz and Ghrist face off for three seats in the general election.[1][2]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 36 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJay Jacobs Incumbent 26.4% 6,796
Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Arentz Incumbent 26.1% 6,732
Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Ghrist 16.7% 4,307
Michael Smigiel, Sr. Incumbent 16.2% 4,163
Alan McCarthy 8% 2,067
J.D. Uhler 4.1% 1,048
Rod Heinze 2.5% 641
Total Votes 25,754

2010

See also: Maryland House of Delegates elections, 2010

Smigiel successfully won re-election, defeating William Manlove (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 36 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Stephen Hershey, Jr. (R) 32,364
Green check mark transparent.png Jay Jacobs (R) 26,979
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Smigiel, Sr. (R) 26,925
William Manlove (D) 17,453
Arthur Hock (D) 16,472

2006

On November 7, 2006, Michael Smigiel, Sr. ran for District 36 of the Maryland House of Delegates, behind Richard Sossi and Mary Walkup but beating Wheeler Baker, Mark Guns, Joan Horsey, and Joseph Sanchez.[4]

Maryland House of Delegates, District 36
Candidates Votes
Richard Sossi (R) 19,450
Mary Walkup (R) 19,430
Michael Smigiel, Sr. (R) 17,764
Wheeler Baker (D) 16,950
Mark Guns (D) 15,475
Joan Horsey (D) 13,498
Joseph Sanchez (G) 4,137
Write-Ins 41

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Smigiel was up for re-election, he collected $22,363 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Maryland House of Delegates 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael Smigiel, Sr.'s campaign in 2010
Fundraising By Net LLC$2,569
Smigiel, Michael D$2,000
Maryland Trial Lawyers Association$1,000
Willoughby, Gail S$1,000
Maryland Realtors Association$800
Total Raised in 2010 $22,363

2006

In 2006, Michael Smigiel, Sr. collected $50,648 in donations.[6]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Michael Smigiel $9,523
Maryland Trial Lawyers Association $4,500
Republican Central Committee of Cecil County $2,200
Ralph Hostetter $1,500
Restaurant Association of Maryland $750

Personal

Smigiel is Chair of the Cecil County Delegation, Vice-Chair of the Eastern Shore Delegation, and a member of the Maryland Veterans Caucus, Bainbridge Development Advisory Board, Maryland Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus, Maryland Rural Caucus, Taxpayers Protection Caucus, and the Attorney Grievance Commission/Peer Review.[7]

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