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{{tnr}}'''Neil Billington'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 43|District 43]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].  
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'''Neil Billington'''  was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 43|District 43]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].  
  
Billington worked at General Motors Truck and Bus for 28 years before retiring in July 1992. He served as Zone Shop Committee Leader and UAW Leader while at GM.  Since retiring, he has been a landscaper, having started his own business while still at GM.  He is also the owner of a Rochester Hills restaurant.
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Neil Billington is currently semi-retired, and small business owner of a Landscape Company. Billington worked at General Motors Truck and Bus for over 28 years before retiring in July 1992 in a management position. He also served as a UAW Shop Committee Leader for 6 years and Zone Man for 12 years.  He also worked as a Builder for Pat Ray and Associates, owned and operated Bloomfield Suburban Landscaping Company and partnership of a Rochester Hills fast food restaurant.
  
Billington graduated from Avondale High School, and attended Oakland University to satisfy GM management training requirements.<ref name="neil">[http://billingtonforstaterepresentative.com/biography/ ''Committee to Elect Neil Billington'', "Biography," retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref><ref name="votemi">[http://vote-mi.org/intro.aspx?state=mi&id=mibillingtonneil ''Vote MI'', "Biographical Profile for Neil Billington," retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref>
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Billington earned an Associates Degree from Oakland University in 1973.<ref name="neil">[http://billingtonforstaterepresentative.com/biography/ ''Committee to Elect Neil Billington'', "Biography," retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref><ref name="votemi">[http://vote-mi.org/intro.aspx?state=mi&id=mibillingtonneil ''Vote MI'', "Biographical Profile for Neil Billington," retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Billington is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 43. He is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 7, 2012. Incumbent [[Gail Haines]] is running against [[Paul Greenawalt]] in the [[Republican]] primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. <ref>http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', 2012 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing, retrieved August 6, 2012.</ref>
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Billington ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 43. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent [[Gail Haines]] (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. <ref>http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', 2012 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing, retrieved August 6, 2012.</ref>
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Billington was a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010#District 43|District 43 in the Michigan House of Representatives]] in the [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]]. Billington was defeated in the Republican primary on August 3, 2010.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10PRI/08043000.html ''Michigan Secretary of State'', Official 2010 Primary Election Results - 43rd District State Representative, retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref>
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Billington was a [[Republican]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010#District 43|District 43 in the Michigan House of Representatives]] in the [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010, state legislative elections]]. Billington was defeated in the Republican primary on August 3, 2010.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10PRI/08043000.html ''Michigan Secretary of State'', Official 2010 Primary Election Results - 43rd District State Representative, retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref>
  
 
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*[http://billingtonforstaterepresentative.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=105485 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=105485 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
  
 
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Michigan House of Representatives District 43
PartyDemocratic
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High schoolAvondale High School (1965)
Associate'sBusiness Management, Oakland University (1973)
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ProfessionRetired manager/auto worker/landscaper/restaurant owner
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Neil Billington was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 43 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Neil Billington is currently semi-retired, and small business owner of a Landscape Company. Billington worked at General Motors Truck and Bus for over 28 years before retiring in July 1992 in a management position. He also served as a UAW Shop Committee Leader for 6 years and Zone Man for 12 years. He also worked as a Builder for Pat Ray and Associates, owned and operated Bloomfield Suburban Landscaping Company and partnership of a Rochester Hills fast food restaurant.

Billington earned an Associates Degree from Oakland University in 1973.[1][2]

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Billington ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 43. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent Gail Haines (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [3]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 43, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGail Haines Incumbent 65.7% 31,510
     Democratic Neil Billington 34.3% 16,476
Total Votes 47,986

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Billington was a Republican candidate for District 43 in the Michigan House of Representatives in the November 2, 2010, state legislative elections. Billington was defeated in the Republican primary on August 3, 2010.[4]

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Billington is married to his high school sweetheart, Cherie; they have two daughters.[1][2]

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