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  |Name = Peter MacGregor
 
  |Name = Peter MacGregor
 
  |Profile picture = Peter MacGregor.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Peter MacGregor.jpg
  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 73
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  |Position = Michigan House of Representatives, District 73
  |Status = Incumbent
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  |Status = Incumbent | votespotter=yes
  |Tenure = January 1, 2011-Present
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  |Tenure = January 1, 2015 - present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 4, 2014|December 31, 2016]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2011
 
  |Assumed office = 2011
 
  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Political party = Republican
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  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Per diem = $10,800 yearly expense allowance
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Last election = [[Michigan State Senate elections, 2014#District 28|November 4, 2014]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
  |First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |First elected =  
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
 
  |Term limits = 3 terms
  |Next election = November 4, 2014
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  |Next election =  
 
  |Prior office =  
 
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  |Place of birth =  
 
  |Place of birth =  
  |Profession = Small Business Owner
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  |Profession = Business owner
 
  |Religion =  
 
  |Religion =  
  |Office website = http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=073
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  |Office website = http://www.senate.mi.gov/macgregor
 
  |Campaign website = http://www.electpetermacgregor.com/
 
  |Campaign website = http://www.electpetermacgregor.com/
 
  |Personal website =  
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Peter MacGregor''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 73 since January 1, 2011.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Peter MacGregor''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Michigan State Senate]], representing [[Michigan State Senate District 28|District 28]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2014.
  
MacGregor is a former small business owner.
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MacGregor served in the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 73 from 2011 to 2015.
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==Biography==
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MacGregor graduated from the Michigan State University School of Business in 1988.  His professional experience includes working as a small business owner.
  
MacGregor graduated from the Michigan State University School of Business in 1988.
 
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2013-2014===
 
===2013-2014===
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, MacGregor served on these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, MacGregor served on the following committees:
  
 
{{Committee Assignments
 
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==Issues==
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==Elections==
===Presidential preference===
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===2014===
{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2012/02/mitt-romney-announces-support-west-michigan-leaders ''Mitt Romney for President,'' "Mitt Romney Announces Support of West Michigan Leaders," February 27, 2012]</ref>
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{{MI SD28 2014}}
  
==Elections==
 
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
MacGregor won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 73. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated [[Scott Schuiling]] (D), [[Ron Heeren]] (L) and [[Ted Gerrard]] (I) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/MI_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "Michigan - Summary Vote Results," Accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
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MacGregor won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 73. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated [[Scott Schuiling]] (D), [[Ron Heeren]] (L) and [[Ted Gerrard]] (I) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12PRI/12PRIall.html ''Michigan Department of State,'' "Election Results - Primary Election - August 07, 2012," accessed June 18, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12GEN/12GENall.html ''Michigan Department of State'', "Election Results - General Election - November 06, 2012," accessed November 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
{{Election box 2012
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
MacGregor won election to the District 73 Seat in 2010.  He defeated [[Bob Becker]], [[Bruce Hawley]], [[Jeanine Herlacher]], [[Paul Hibbard]], [[Steve Jazwiec]], [[Tim Nelson]], [[Tom Norton]] and [[Dennis Smith]]  in the August 3 Republican primary. He faced [[Jerrod Roberts]] (D) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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MacGregor won election to the District 73 seat in 2010.  He defeated [[Bob Becker]], [[Bruce Hawley]], [[Jeanine Herlacher]], [[Paul Hibbard]], [[Steve Jazwiec]], [[Tim Nelson]], [[Tom Norton]] and [[Dennis Smith]]  in the August 3 Republican primary. He faced [[Jerrod Roberts]] (D) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10PRI/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "State Representative," accessed March 23, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/10GEN/08.HTM ''Michigan Secretary of State'', "State Representative," accessed March 23, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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|link=<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=144109 ''Follow the Money'', "MacGregor, Peter." Retrieved June 11, 2013.]</ref>
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|link=<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=144109 ''Follow the Money'', "MacGregor, Peter," accessed June 11, 2013]</ref>
 
|party=Republican
 
|party=Republican
 
|totalraised2012=99444
 
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|org3 = Muchmore Harrington Smalley & Associates
 
|org3 = Muchmore Harrington Smalley & Associates
 
|org4 = Michigan Automobile Dealers Association
 
|org4 = Michigan Automobile Dealers Association
|org5 = Health Care Association Of Michigan
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|org5 = Healthcare Association Of Michigan
 
|orgamount1 = 4350
 
|orgamount1 = 4350
 
|orgamount2 = 3250
 
|orgamount2 = 3250
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==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Peter + MacGregor + Michigan + Legislature'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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==Scorecards==
 
==Scorecards==
 
===Tea Party Scorecard===
 
===Tea Party Scorecard===
The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes,'' "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 25, 2012]</ref>
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The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.<ref name="Tea3">[http://www.michiganvotes.org/VotingIndex.aspx?ID=736 ''Michigan Votes'', "Tea Party Scorecard Jan 2011-Mar 2012," accessed June 25, 2012]</ref>
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====January 2011 - March 2012====
 
====January 2011 - March 2012====
 
'''Peter MacGregor''' received a '''75%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
 
'''Peter MacGregor''' received a '''75%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
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==Endorsements==
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===2014===
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In 2014, MacGregor's endorsements included the following:
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*Right to Life of Michigan<ref>[https://secure.rtl.org/apps/elections/listing ''Right to Life of Michigan'', "Elections," accessed June 18, 2014]</ref>
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===Presidential preference===
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{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/2/http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2012/02/mitt-romney-announces-support-west-michigan-leaders ''Mitt Romney for President,'' "Mitt Romney Announces Support of West Michigan Leaders," February 27, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
MacGregor and his wife Christine have three children.
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MacGregor and his wife, Christine, have three children.
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term '''Peter + MacGregor + Michigan + Legislature'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Peter+MacGregor+Michigan+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Peter MacGregor News Feed}}
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==See also==
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*[[Michigan State Legislature]]
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*[[Michigan State Senate]]
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*[[Michigan State Senate#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Michigan state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.gophouse.com/welcome.asp?District=073 House website]
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*[http://www.senate.mi.gov/macgregor Office website]
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*[http://openstates.org/mi/legislators/MIL000111/peter-macgregor/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124237 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=124237 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124237 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=124237 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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Peter MacGregor
Peter MacGregor.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives, District 73
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2015 - present
Term ends
December 31, 2016
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sMichigan State University School of Business, 1988
Personal
ProfessionBusiness owner
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Peter MacGregor is a Republican member of the Michigan State Senate, representing District 28. He was first elected to the chamber in 2014.

MacGregor served in the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 73 from 2011 to 2015.

Biography

MacGregor graduated from the Michigan State University School of Business in 1988. His professional experience includes working as a small business owner.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, MacGregor served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, MacGregor served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. Deb Havens was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Peter MacGregor defeated Kevin Green in the Republican primary. Ted Gerrard ran as a U.S. Taxpayers Party candidate. MacGregor defeated Havens and Gerarrd in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

Michigan State Senate, District 28 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPeter MacGregor Incumbent 66.1% 53,221
     Republican Deb Havens 31.2% 25,131
     U.S. Taxpayers Ted Gerrard 2.6% 2,115
Total Votes 80,467

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

MacGregor won re-election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 73. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Scott Schuiling (D), Ron Heeren (L) and Ted Gerrard (I) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 73, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPeter MacGregor Incumbent 63.5% 32,466
     Democratic Scott Schuiling 32.2% 16,489
     Libertarian Ron Heeren 3% 1,537
     Independent Ted Gerrard 1.3% 666
Total Votes 51,158

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

MacGregor won election to the District 73 seat in 2010. He defeated Bob Becker, Bruce Hawley, Jeanine Herlacher, Paul Hibbard, Steve Jazwiec, Tim Nelson, Tom Norton and Dennis Smith in the August 3 Republican primary. He faced Jerrod Roberts (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[7][8]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 73 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Peter MacGregor (R) 26,413
Jerrod Roberts (D) 9,168
Ron Heeren (L) 1,188

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for MacGregor is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, MacGregor raised a total of $142,356 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[9]

Peter MacGregor's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 73 Won $99,444
2010 Michigan State House, District 73 Won $42,912
Grand Total Raised $142,356

2012

MacGregor won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, MacGregor raised a total of $99,444.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Peter MacGregor's campaign in 2012
Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Michigan$4,350
Michigan Health & Hospital Association$3,250
Muchmore Harrington Smalley & Associates$3,000
Michigan Automobile Dealers Association$2,800
Healthcare Association Of Michigan$2,800
Total Raised in 2012$99,444
Source:Follow the Money

2010

MacGregor won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, MacGregor raised a total of $42,912.

Scorecards

Tea Party Scorecard

The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.[10]

January 2011 - March 2012

Peter MacGregor received a 75% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[10]

Endorsements

2014

In 2014, MacGregor's endorsements included the following:

  • Right to Life of Michigan[11]

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Peter MacGregor endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [12]

Personal

MacGregor and his wife, Christine, have three children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Peter + MacGregor + Michigan + Legislature

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

Peter MacGregor News Feed

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See also

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mark Jansen (R)
Michigan State Senate District 28
2015-present
Succeeded by
N/A
Preceded by
Thomas Pearce (R)
Michigan House of Representatives District 73
2011–2015
Succeeded by
Chris Afendoulis (R)