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Gray ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 108. She defeated [[Judy Nerat]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent [[Ed McBroom]] (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 6, 2012]</ref>
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Gray ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 108. She defeated [[Judy Nerat]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent [[Ed McBroom]] (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 6, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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Sharon Gray
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 108
PartyDemocratic
Education
Bachelor'sLake Superior State University
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ProfessionCertified Public Accountant
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Sharon Gray was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 108 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Issues

Campaign themes

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

Working Families and Jobs

  • Excerpt:"I will work to protect the rights of our working families as they continue to struggle from constant wage and benefit cuts and their right to bargain collectively."

Senior Citizens

  • Excerpt:"I will work cooperatively with other lawmakers to repeal the new pension tax and restore the homestead property tax credit for thousands of senior citizens."

Veterans

  • Excerpt:"I will work to ensure that veterans have a job to come home to so that our servicemen and servicewomen can continue to support their families after serving our country."

Public Education

  • Excerpt:"Our children deserve to have the best public education available. I will work to ensure the School Aid Fund is used for public education only."

Cut Wasteful Spending

  • Excerpt:"I will work to maximize the use of our tax dollars so that they are spent more efficiently on the priorities that matter to the people of the 108th District without compromising funding for critical services."

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gray ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 108. She defeated Judy Nerat in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent Ed McBroom (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 108, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEd McBroom Incumbent 54.6% 22,396
     Democratic Sharon Gray 45.4% 18,653
Total Votes 41,049


Michigan House of Representatives, District 108 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSharon Gray 50.8% 2,911
Judy Nerat 49.2% 2,818
Total Votes 5,729

Campaign themes

Gray states that she seeks to protect the rights of workers to bargain collectively, repeal the new pension tax, and increasing student choice with regard to vocational and technical training.[3]

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