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Revision as of 15:24, 20 March 2013

Rob VerHeulen
Rob VerHeulen.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 74
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Prior offices
Mayor of Walker
2001 - Present
High schoolCreston High School
Bachelor'sUniversity of Michigan
J.D.Wayne State University Law School
Place of birthGrand Rapids, MI
Office website
Campaign website
Rob VerHeulen is a Republican member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 74 since January 1, 2013.


Campaign Themes

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

  • Excerpt:"The protection of life, including the unborn, elderly and infirm."
  • Excerpt:"The second amendment and the right to bear arms"
  • Excerpt:"The protection of our liberties and freedom from unnecessary restrictions on personal freedom and commerce."
  • Excerpt:"The role of the family as the basic unit of society."
  • Excerpt:"Efforts to balance the State budget without tax increases."

Committee assignments


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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012



See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Verheulen won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 74. He defeated Steve Maas in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Richard C. Erdman (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 74, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob VerHeulen 65.5% 27,406
     Democratic Richard Erdman 34.5% 14,406
Total Votes 41,812

Michigan House of Representatives, District 74 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRon VerHeulen 57.8% 4,563
Steve Maas 42.2% 3,334
Total Votes 7,897


See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

VerHeulen was a Republican candidate for District 86 in the Michigan House of Representatives in the November 2, 2010 state legislative elections. VerHeulen was defeated by Lisa Lyons in the Republican primary on August 3, 2010.

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

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Political offices
Preceded by
David Agema (R)
Michigan House of Representatives District 74
Succeeded by