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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Barton ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 77. He was unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by [[Thomas Hooker]] (R) 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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Barton ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 77. He was unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent [[Thomas Hooker]] (R) 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>
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===

Revision as of 10:18, 23 November 2012

Scott Barton
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 77
PartyDemocratic
Websites
Campaign website
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Scott Barton was a Democratic candidate for Michigan House of Representatives in district 77.

Issues

Campaign Themes

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

  • Excerpt:"I believe in effective government that is the right size to meet all the challenges our state faces."
  • Excerpt:"I support fair graduated income taxes and the elimination of the MBT. "
  • Excerpt:"I support Small Businesses and their workers as they are the real engine that drives our economy."
  • Excerpt:"I support tax incentives that create jobs, and accountability for companies who receive them."
  • Excerpt:"I support public education and teachers."

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Barton ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 77. He was unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent Thomas Hooker (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Barton ran for election to the District 77 Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He was defeated by Thomas Hooker in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 77 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas Hooker (R) 18,088
Scott Barton (D) 6,913
Brian Boyer (L) 682

References