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|Name                 = Scott Dianda
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|Name = Scott Dianda
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|Profile picture = Scott Dianda.jpg
|Position             = Michigan House of Representatives District 110
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|Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 110
|Status               = Candidate
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|Status = Representative
|Political party     = Democratic
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|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - Present
|Profession          = Retail store owner/ Department of Transportation
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|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
}}{{tnr}}'''Scott Dianda''' is a [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives]] in District 110.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Scott Dianda''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]] in District 110, representing District 110 since January 1, 2013.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Dianda served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Natural Resources
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|Committee2 = Regulatory Reform
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|Committee3 = Transportation and Infrastructure
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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Dianda's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://votedianda.com/ "votedianda," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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'''Economy & Jobs'''
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*Excerpt:"Being a successful former small business owner, Scott understands what it takes to bring good paying jobs to the 110th District and the state of Michigan. Whether it's from traditional industries such as mining to promoting tourism, Scott knows that our district has great potential to grow and succeed."
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'''Education'''
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*Excerpt:"Scott wants to bring serious reform to our education system and make Michigan a model for the entire country - and we can do this without raising taxes by a single cent."
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'''Government Reform'''
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*Excerpt:"Scott knows that Lansing has done more harm then good over the years. That is why he wants to reform Michigan's government so that it works for the people and not special interests."
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'''Seniors'''
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*Excerpt:"Seniors make up the majority of citizens in the 110th District. Scott knows that Social Security is not enough to get by on. That is why he will fight for seniors instead of hurting them. It is a priority to make sure our seniors receive the best possible care and assistance they need in order to live a comfortable life."
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'''Middle & Working Class Families'''
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*Excerpt:"If elected, Scott's top priority is to eliminate Public Act 38 and make sure the hard working people of the 110th get the help they need during these hard economic times. He wants to guarantee that everyone can make a decent wage and live comfortably."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
Dianda defeated [[William D. Lucius]] in the Democratic primary on August 7. The general election is November 6.  
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Dianda won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 110. He defeated [[William D. Lucius]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated incumbent [[Matt Huuki]] (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 110, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|party3 =
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|winner1 = Scott Dianda
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|Inc2 = Y
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|candidate2 = Matt Huuki
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|votes1 = 19992
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|votes2 = 18759
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}}
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{{Primary election box 2012
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|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 110
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 = Scott Dianda
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|candidate2 = William Lucius
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|votes1 = 4947
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|votes2 = 2590
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
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| align="right" | 12,814  
 
| align="right" | 12,814  
 
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Dianda
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|Full name=Scott Dianda
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|year=2010
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|Editdate=June 13, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143966 ''Follow the Money'', "Dianda, Scott." Retrieved June 13, 2013.]</ref>
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|party=Democratic
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|totalraised2012=92086
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan State House, District 110]]
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|totalraised2010=43355
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|result2010=Lost
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|office2010=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|Michigan State House, District 110]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Dianda
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|full Name = Scott Dianda
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=149488
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 92086
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|org1 = Michigan Regional Council Of Carpenters
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|org2 = Michigan Trial Lawyers Association
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|org3 = James Townsend Leadership Fund
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|org4 = Michigan Auto Workers
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|org5 = Segal For Michigan
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|orgamount1 = 7000
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|orgamount2 = 5000
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|orgamount3 = 5000
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|orgamount4 = 5000
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|orgamount5 = 5000
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|}}
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Dianda
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|full Name = Scott Dianda
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=125729
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = lost
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 43355
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|org1 = AFSCME
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|org2 = Michigan Democratic Party
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|org3 = Michigan Education Association
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|org4 = Michigan Auto Workers
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|org5 = Woodrow Stanley Leadership PAC
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|orgamount1 = 5000
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|orgamount2 = 5000
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|orgamount3 = 4950
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|orgamount4 = 4000
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|orgamount5 = 2500
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|}}
  
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://110.housedems.com/ Rep. Dianda's website]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/123171/scott-dianda Votesmart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/123171/scott-dianda Votesmart]
 
*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143966 Follow the Money]
 
*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143966 Follow the Money]
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Revision as of 11:56, 13 June 2013

Scott Dianda
Scott Dianda.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 110
Representative
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
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
Personal
ProfessionRetail store owner/ Department of Transportation
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Scott Dianda is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives in District 110, representing District 110 since January 1, 2013.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Natural Resources
Regulatory Reform
Transportation and Infrastructure

Issues

Campaign themes

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

Economy & Jobs

  • Excerpt:"Being a successful former small business owner, Scott understands what it takes to bring good paying jobs to the 110th District and the state of Michigan. Whether it's from traditional industries such as mining to promoting tourism, Scott knows that our district has great potential to grow and succeed."

Education

  • Excerpt:"Scott wants to bring serious reform to our education system and make Michigan a model for the entire country - and we can do this without raising taxes by a single cent."

Government Reform

  • Excerpt:"Scott knows that Lansing has done more harm then good over the years. That is why he wants to reform Michigan's government so that it works for the people and not special interests."

Seniors

  • Excerpt:"Seniors make up the majority of citizens in the 110th District. Scott knows that Social Security is not enough to get by on. That is why he will fight for seniors instead of hurting them. It is a priority to make sure our seniors receive the best possible care and assistance they need in order to live a comfortable life."

Middle & Working Class Families

  • Excerpt:"If elected, Scott's top priority is to eliminate Public Act 38 and make sure the hard working people of the 110th get the help they need during these hard economic times. He wants to guarantee that everyone can make a decent wage and live comfortably."

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Dianda won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 110. He defeated William D. Lucius in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated incumbent Matt Huuki (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 110, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngScott Dianda 51.6% 19,992
     Republican Matt Huuki Incumbent 48.4% 18,759
Total Votes 38,751


Michigan House of Representatives, District 110 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngScott Dianda 65.6% 4,947
William Lucius 34.4% 2,590
Total Votes 7,537

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Dianda was the Democratic candidate who ran for election to the District 110 Seat in 2010. He defeated Robert Black and William Doan in the August 3 Democratic primary. He was defeated by Matt Huuki (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 110 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Matt Huuki (R) 16,031
Scott Dianda (D) 12,814

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Dianda is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Dianda raised a total of $135,441 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 13, 2013.[2]

Scott Dianda's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 110 Won $92,086
2010 Michigan State House, District 110 Defeated $43,355
Grand Total Raised $135,441

2012

Dianda won re-election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Dianda raised a total of $92,086.
Michigan House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Scott Dianda's campaign in 2012
Michigan Regional Council Of Carpenters$7,000
Michigan Trial Lawyers Association$5,000
James Townsend Leadership Fund$5,000
Michigan Auto Workers$5,000
Segal For Michigan$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$92,086
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Dianda lost the election for the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Dianda raised a total of $43,355.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Matt E. Huuki (R)
Michigan House of Representatives District 110
2013 – Present
Succeeded by
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