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{{tnr}}'''Shanelle Jackson''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[Michigan's 13th congressional district elections, 2012|the 13th Congressional District]] of [[Michigan]].  She was also a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 9 from January 1, 2007 to January 1, 2013.
  
[[Democrat]] '''Shanelle Jackson''' of  [[Sunshinereview:Detroit, Michigan|Detroit]] is the current state representative for the [http://www.michigan.gov/documents/House_5_30722_7.pdf 9th District] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]] serving her first term.
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==Biography==
  
 
Rep. Jackson earned a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and a master’s degree in social justice from Marygrove College in Detroit.
 
Rep. Jackson earned a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and a master’s degree in social justice from Marygrove College in Detroit.
  
==Previous Offices Held==
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==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan's 13th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
  
Rep. Jackson served as the deputy chief of staff for State Rep. Virgil Smith, a fellow Detroit lawmaker, for two years. Rep. Jackson also has done work with Michigan Young Democrats, the NAACP and Project Vote Smart.
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Jackson ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in Michigan, 2012|Michigan's]] [[Michigan's 13th congressional district elections, 2012|13th District]]. The Secretary of State's office had initially ruled that her 1,625 delivered signatures contained less than 1,000 valid signatures. On May 29, 2012, however, Jackson appealed the decision. <ref>[http://www.freep.com/article/20120529/NEWS15/120529055/Shannelle-Jackson-congressional-candidate-off-ballot-petition-signatures ''Detroit Free Press'' "Shanelle Jackson is 3rd congressional candidate off ballot over signatures" May 31, 2012]</ref>
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On June 7th, 2012, the Office of the Wayne County Clerk determined that Jackson did indeed have enough signatures to appear on the August 7th primary ballot. <ref>[http://www.freep.com/article/20120608/NEWS15/120608029/Shanelle-Jackson-13th-Congressional-District-signatures ''Free Press'' "Shanelle Jackson 13th district signatures" July 14, 2012]</ref>
  
==Political Campaign History==
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She was defeated by incumbent [[John Conyers, Jr.]] in August 7 the Democratic primary.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/MI_US_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS Associated Press primary results]</ref>
  
==Voting Record==
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===Primary Results===
===Key votes of 2009-2010===
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====Democratic Primary====
*<b>Click below to see how this representative voted.</b>
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{{Primary election box 2012
* [http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12990 Super Speedway], Lawmakers voting on whether TO EXTEND A SPECIAL TAX PERK for a super speedway.
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|Chamber=  Michigan's 13th Congressional District
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12976 Driver Responsibility Fees], Lawmakers voting on whether TO IMPOSE 'driver responsibility fees.'
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|party= Democratic
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12780 Crony Capitalism], Lawmakers voting on whether TO RESTRICT THE RIGHT of shareholders to sell their own stock.
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|winner1 =John Conyers, Jr.
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12537 Right to Work], Lawmakers voting on an amendment SUPPORTING RIGHT-TO-WORK zones.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12487 Dept. of State Cost-Saving], Lawmakers voting on whether TO SLOW DOWN PROGRESS ON THE SECRETARY OF STATE'S COST-SAVING CONSOLIDATION PLAN.
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|candidate2 =Glenn Anderson
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12632 Golf Carts], Lawmakers voting on whether TO SUBSIDIZE the production of electric vehicle batteries.
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|candidate3 =Shanelle Jackson
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12005 Home Court Disadvantage], Lawmakers voting on whether TO GIVE MORE TAXING POWER to local government in Kalamazoo so it can finance a taxpayer-subsidized sports arena.
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|candidate4 =Bert Johnson
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/12017 Fire Safe Cigarettes], Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN the sale of cigarettes that are not "fire safe."
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|candidate5 =John Goci
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/11464 Balancing Act], Lawmakers voting on a budget to CUT REVENUE SHARING PAYMENTS to local governments as a way to balance the state budget without raising taxes.
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|votes1 =38371
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/11464 Balancing Act 2], Lawmakers voting on a cut of less than 3 percent to K-12 school aid payments so as to balance the state budget without tax increases.
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|votes2 =12586
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/11469 A Good Tax Gone Bad?], Lawmakers voting on the Michigan Business Tax.
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|votes3 =8708
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/11219 It’s From the Children], Lawmakers voting on whether to RAID $90 MILLION from the Michigan Higher Education Student Loan Authority.
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|votes4 =6928
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10864 Left Behind], Lawmakers voting on whether TO FINANCE "No Worker Left Behind" with a 59.9 percent increase in general fund spending in the 2009 DELEG budget.
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|votes5 =2664
*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10871 First Class Schools],  Lawmakers voting on whether to keep Detroit Public Schools' "first class" status even though the district no longer meets the population standard.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10703 Politically Correct Capitalism], Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE SUBSIDIES for plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10703 Politically Correct Capitalism 2], Lawmakers voting on whether to GIVE SUBSIDIES for Michigan film production.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10703 Politically Correct Capitalism 3], Lawmakers voting on whether to INCREASE ELECTRIC CAR SUBSIDIES for a subsidiary of a Korean battery company.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10574 Secret Ballot], Lawmakers voting on whether to keep a SECRET BALLOT for union elections.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10576 Property Taxes Assaulted Again], Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10493 Sneak Attack], Lawmakers voting on whether to allow public schools to EXPAND THE USE OF SINKING FUND property tax spending.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10494 Grapes of Wrath], Lawmakers voting on whether TO BAN home shipment of beer and wine to Michigan consumers.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10496 Subsidize Manufacture of Electric Cars], Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a refundable Michigan Business Tax credit for makers of plug-in traction battery packs used in electric cars.
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*[http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/10496 Authorize Special Tax Breaks for Ethanol Gas Stations], Lawmakers voting on whether to authorize a non-refundable Michigan Business Tax credit equal to 30 percent of the costs incurred by a gas station to convert existing pumps and tanks, or acquire new ones that deliver E85 ethanol or biodiesel fuel.
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===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
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Jackson won re-election to the District 9 Seat in 2010.  She defeated [[Danyelle Coleman]], [[Reggie Davis]], Choka Johnson]], [[Daniel McFarland]], [[Audrey Smith]], [[Michael Terrell]] and [[Mary Thomas]] in the August 3 Democratic primary. She faced [[Richard Zeile]] (R) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
  
===More Voting Record Details===
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*List of all of Shanelle Jackson’s [http://michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?Results=10&StartDate=1%2F1%2F2005&EndDate=12%2F31%2F2010&EntityID=10875&Keywords=&op=Search roll call votes, bills introduced, and floor amendments] from MichiganVotes.org (use site’s [http://www.michiganvotes.org/Search.aspx “advanced search”] to narrow by date range, issue category and/or keyword).
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  office = Michigan House of Representatives, District 9 General election (2010)
*List of Shanelle Jackson’s [http://michiganvotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=10875&Missed=True&StartMonth=1&StartYear=2007&EndMonth=12&EndYear=2010 194 missed roll-call votes]
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==Committee Assignments, 2009-2010==
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* [[Appropriations Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Shanelle Jackson (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''19,300'''
  
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| align="right" | 694
  
==Elections==
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| colspan="2" | D'Artagnan Collier (I)
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
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| colspan="2" | Kenneth Haney (I)
Jackson is the Democratic candidate who ran for re-election to the District 9 Seat in 2010.  She defeated [[Danyelle Coleman]], [[Reggie Davis]], Choka Johnson]], [[Daniel McFarland]], [[Audrey Smith]], [[Michael Terrell]] and [[Mary Thomas]] in the August 3 Democratic primary. She faced [[Richard Zeile]] (R) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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===2008===
 
===2008===
 
 
On November 04, 2008, Shanelle Jackson ran unopposed for District 9 of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]]. <ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/08GEN/08009000.html ''Michigan House of Representatives official election results for 2008'']</ref>
 
On November 04, 2008, Shanelle Jackson ran unopposed for District 9 of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]]. <ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/08GEN/08009000.html ''Michigan House of Representatives official election results for 2008'']</ref>
  
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==Campaign donors==
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==State legislature committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jackson served on these committees:
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* [[Appropriations Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* Subcommittee on Higher Education
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* Subcommittee on Human Services, Vice Chair
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* Subcommittee on Joint Capital Outlay, Vice Chair
  
===2008===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jackson served on these committees:
In 2008 Shanelle Jackson collected $32,174 in donations. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=106710 2008 contributors to Shanelle Jackson]</ref>
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* [[Appropriations Committee, Michigan House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
 
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Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:  
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| Auto Workers Region 1A
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| Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association
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| Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
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| DTE Energy
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| Michigan Automobile Dealers Association
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==Campaign Contributions==
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[http://miboecfr.nicusa.com/cgi-bin/cfr/contrib_anls_res.cgi?can_last_name=Jackson,+Shanelle%20%20&sched=*&sort_1=common_name&sort_2=amount&sched Contributions Report] from Michigan Secretary of State
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===Contact===
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==Recent news==
Rep. Shanelle Jackson<br>
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S0688 House Office Building<br>  
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Lansing, MI 48909-7514<br>
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(517) 373-1705<br>
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==Scorecards==
shanellejackson@house.mi.gov<br>
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===Tea Party Scorecard===
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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 22, 2012]</ref>
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====January 2011 - March 2012====
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'''Shanelle Jackson''' received a '''20%''' rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.<ref name="Tea3"/>
  
 
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*[http://009.housedems.com/ Michigan Legislature - Representative Shanelle Jackson]  
 
*[http://009.housedems.com/ Michigan Legislature - Representative Shanelle Jackson]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=37784 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=37784 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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Shanelle Jackson
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Michigan, District 13
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Shanelle Jackson was a 2012 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 13th Congressional District of Michigan. She was also a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 9 from January 1, 2007 to January 1, 2013.

Biography

Rep. Jackson earned a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and a master’s degree in social justice from Marygrove College in Detroit.

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan's 13th congressional district elections, 2012

Jackson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Michigan's 13th District. The Secretary of State's office had initially ruled that her 1,625 delivered signatures contained less than 1,000 valid signatures. On May 29, 2012, however, Jackson appealed the decision. [1] On June 7th, 2012, the Office of the Wayne County Clerk determined that Jackson did indeed have enough signatures to appear on the August 7th primary ballot. [2]

She was defeated by incumbent John Conyers, Jr. in August 7 the Democratic primary.[3]

Primary Results

Democratic Primary

Michigan's 13th Congressional District Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Conyers, Jr. 55.4% 38,371
Glenn Anderson 18.2% 12,586
Shanelle Jackson 12.6% 8,708
Bert Johnson 10% 6,928
John Goci 3.8% 2,664
Total Votes 69,257

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jackson won re-election to the District 9 Seat in 2010. She defeated Danyelle Coleman, Reggie Davis, Choka Johnson]], Daniel McFarland, Audrey Smith, Michael Terrell and Mary Thomas in the August 3 Democratic primary. She faced Richard Zeile (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Michigan House of Representatives, District 9 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Shanelle Jackson (D) 19,300
Richard Zeile (R) 694
D'Artagnan Collier (I) 138
Kenneth Haney (I) 188

2008

On November 04, 2008, Shanelle Jackson ran unopposed for District 9 of the Michigan House of Representatives. [4]

Shanelle Jackson raised $32,174 for her campaign.[5]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 9
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Shanelle Jackson (D) 34,062

State legislature committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jackson served on these committees:

  • Appropriations
  • Subcommittee on Higher Education
  • Subcommittee on Human Services, Vice Chair
  • Subcommittee on Joint Capital Outlay, Vice Chair

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Jackson served on these committees:

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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.[6]

January 2011 - March 2012

Shanelle Jackson received a 20% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[6]

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Michigan House of Representatives District 9
2007 – 2013
Succeeded by
Harvey Santana (D)