Mohammed Hassan

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Mohammed Hassan
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 4
PartyDemocratic
Prior offices
Hamtramck City Council
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Chittagong, Bangladesh
Master'sUniversity of Chittagong, Bangladesh
Personal
ReligionMuslim
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Mohammed Hassan was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 4 of the Michigan House of Representatives. He currently serves as a member of the Hamtramck City Council.[1]

Biography

Hassan earned a bachelor's of science degree and a Masters in Mathematics from the University of Chittagong in Bangladesh. He moved to Hamtramck in 1994 and worked as a manufacturing expert at Faurecia Automotive Seating Inc.

Hassan decided to run for City Council in 2009 after seeing discrimination to immigrant populations by police officers and city officials.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hassan ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 4. He is running against Carol Banks, Marcelus Brice, Paris Canty, Jonathan Wright, Adam Hollier, Ernest Little, Rose Mary Robinson, Beverly Tran, Mervin White and Robert Zwolak in the Democratic primary on August 7. Incumbent Maureen Stapleton (D) is running in District 6.[3][4]

Endorsements

Hassan has been endorsed by The Hamtramck Review, for District 4 State Representative. The article explained, "So far, Hassan is the only Bangladeshi-American seeking this seat in the state legislature. He may not be the perfect candidate, but he does represent a community that needs its voice heard."[5]

Personal

Hassan lives in Hamtramck with his wife and two children.[6]

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