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}}{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Paul Silva'''  was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 93|District 93]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
 
}}{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Paul Silva'''  was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 93|District 93]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
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==Issues==
 
==Issues==
 
===Campaign themes===
 
===Campaign themes===
Silva's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://votepaulsilva.com/ "votepaulsilva," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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Silva's campaign website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[https://web.archive.org/web/2/http://votepaulsilva.com/ "votepaulsilva," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
 
'''Education'''
 
'''Education'''
*Excerpt:"As State Representative I will ensure that they will be provided the tools necessary to be successful in whatever avenue of education they pursue."
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*Excerpt: "As State Representative I will ensure that they will be provided the tools necessary to be successful in whatever avenue of education they pursue."
 
'''Jobs'''
 
'''Jobs'''
*Excerpt:"Michigan is a strong agricultural and manufacturing state.  In order to retain a strong economy, it is important that we pursue new opportunities to ensure a bright future for the hard working people of Michigan."
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*Excerpt: "Michigan is a strong agricultural and manufacturing state.  In order to retain a strong economy, it is important that we pursue new opportunities to ensure a bright future for the hard working people of Michigan."
 
'''Veterans'''
 
'''Veterans'''
*Excerpt:"As our military members make the transition to civilian life we must honor their service to our country by doing all we can to make Michigan a leader in the treatment of veterans.  Michigan currently has an unemployment rate that outpaces the nation, as state representative I will work to reverse this trend."
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*Excerpt: "As our military members make the transition to civilian life we must honor their service to our country by doing all we can to make Michigan a leader in the treatment of veterans.  Michigan currently has an unemployment rate that outpaces the nation, as state representative I will work to reverse this trend."
 
'''Taxes'''
 
'''Taxes'''
*Excerpt:"I have great concern for how our taxes are spent.  No one wants to pay more taxes.  More importantly, no one wants his or her tax dollars to be abused."
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*Excerpt: "I have great concern for how our taxes are spent.  No one wants to pay more taxes.  More importantly, no one wants his or her tax dollars to be abused."
 
'''Second Amendment'''
 
'''Second Amendment'''
*Excerpt:"The right of people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."
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*Excerpt: "The right of people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Silva ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 93. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by [[Tom Leonard]] (R) in the general election which 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>
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Silva ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 93. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by [[Tom Leonard]] (R) 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>
  
 
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Paul + Silva + Michigan + House'''"
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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Paul Silva was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 93 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Issues

Campaign themes

Silva's campaign website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

Education

  • Excerpt: "As State Representative I will ensure that they will be provided the tools necessary to be successful in whatever avenue of education they pursue."

Jobs

  • Excerpt: "Michigan is a strong agricultural and manufacturing state. In order to retain a strong economy, it is important that we pursue new opportunities to ensure a bright future for the hard working people of Michigan."

Veterans

  • Excerpt: "As our military members make the transition to civilian life we must honor their service to our country by doing all we can to make Michigan a leader in the treatment of veterans. Michigan currently has an unemployment rate that outpaces the nation, as state representative I will work to reverse this trend."

Taxes

  • Excerpt: "I have great concern for how our taxes are spent. No one wants to pay more taxes. More importantly, no one wants his or her tax dollars to be abused."

Second Amendment

  • Excerpt: "The right of people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Silva ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 93. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by Tom Leonard (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 93, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Leonard 56.6% 25,283
     Democratic Paul Silva 43.4% 19,377
Total Votes 44,660

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