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Revision as of 05:25, 20 December 2011

Ray Franz
Ray Franz.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 101
In office
January 1. 2011-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2013
Years in position 4
Base salary$71,865/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits3 terms
Prior offices
Onekama Village Council
High schoolSalesian High School
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army, Vietnam
Years of service1968-1970
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Office website
Ray Franz is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 101 since January 1, 2011.

Franz is the former owner of two grocery stores, Franz Market and a similar store in Bear Lake. Franz sold the stores in 2009 and 2009 respectively.

Franz attended the Unviersity of Detroit until he was drafted into the U.S. Army.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Franz has been appointed to these committees:



See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Franz won election to the District 101 Seat in 2010. He defeated John Arens in the August 3 Republican primary. He defeated Daniel Collins Scripps (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 101 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Ray Franz(R) 19,386
Daniel Collins Scripps (D) 18,495

Campaign donors


In 2010, Franz raised $111,589 in contributions. [1]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Franz, Ray A $41,324
Bolger Restore Michigan Fund $5,000
2nd District Gop Cmte Of Michigan $5,000
Michigan Republican Party $5,000


Franz has two children.

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