Patrick Phelan

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Patrick Phelan
Placeholder image.png
Do you have a photo that could go here? Submit it for this profile by emailing us!
Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 81
Prior offices
Marine City Commissioner
High schoolMarine City High School
Bachelor'sLawrence Technological University, B.S. (Civil Engineering)
ProfessionLicensed Professional Engineer
Campaign website
The information about this individual is current as of when his or her last campaign ended. See anything that needs updating? Send a correction to our editors
Patrick Phelan was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 81 of the Michigan House of Representatives.


Campaign themes

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

Jobs and Economic Development

  • Excerpt:"Invest in development of a talented and competitive workforce."

Education – Investing in Our Future

  • Excerpt:"Restore K-12 education funding to stop the disinvestment in our public school system."

Transportation & Infrastructure

  • Excerpt:"Rehabilitate existing infrastructure and modernize transportation systems."

Strengthen our Democracy

  • Excerpt:"A government that is not accountable to the people does not truly represent the people. These reforms are essential to reestablishing a democratic government of the people, by the people and for the people."



See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Phelan ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 81. He defeated Stewart Sternberg and Jason Davis in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by Dan Lauwers in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 81, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDan Lauwers 53.8% 20,929
     Democratic Patrick Phelan 46.2% 17,945
Total Votes 38,874
Michigan House of Representatives, District 81 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPatrick Phelan 56.3% 1,831
Stewart Sternberg 23.8% 774
Jason Davis 19.9% 648
Total Votes 3,253


Phelan and his wife Katherine have two sons.[3]

Recent news

Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Patrick + Phelan + Michigan + House"

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

+Michigan+House&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss Patrick Phelan News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Suggest a link