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|Place of birth      = Livingston County, Michigan
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Shawn Desai'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 47|District 47]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Shawn Desai'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 47|District 47]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
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Desai is a production worker at TRW Automotive in Fowlerville.  He has a bachelor's degree in economics from Michigan State University.  Desai attended Brighton Area Schools; while in high school, he received honors in Latin, German, and mathematics.<ref name="patch">[http://hartland.patch.com/announcements/howell-man-seeking-seat-in-michigan-house ''Hartland Patch'', "Howell Man Seeking Seat in Michigan House," April 18, 2012. Retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref>
 
Desai is a production worker at TRW Automotive in Fowlerville.  He has a bachelor's degree in economics from Michigan State University.  Desai attended Brighton Area Schools; while in high school, he received honors in Latin, German, and mathematics.<ref name="patch">[http://hartland.patch.com/announcements/howell-man-seeking-seat-in-michigan-house ''Hartland Patch'', "Howell Man Seeking Seat in Michigan House," April 18, 2012. Retrieved August 6, 2012.]</ref>
  
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==Issues==
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===Campaign Themes===
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Desai's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://shawnlowedesai.blogspot.com/ "shawnlowedesai," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
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'''Educating our Kids'''
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*Excerpt:"Michigan must be putting out, year after year after year, the most educated, prepared, and most innovative young people. They must leave our elementary and high schools, community colleges, trade schools, and Universities with a strong understanding of exactly how the world works and how they can be successful in it."
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'''Environment'''
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*Excerpt:"It must be a priority to maintain our Forest, Lakes, and farmland so that our children and grandchildren can continue to enjoy the bounty of our state for good."
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'''Farming'''
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*Excerpt:"I consider farming to be the most important profession because our entire society functions on the basis that farmers provide our food; food being the most basic and necessary human need."
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'''Made in Michigan'''
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*Excerpt:"We must make things again! Production of goods made right here in Michigan is very important to me. We have the resources infrastructure and work force to be the most productive state with the highest quality goods."
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'''Michigan's Auto Industry'''
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*Excerpt:"e must take back every inch of ground lost to foreign auto companies in terms of available features, fuel efficiency, power and performance."
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==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
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==External links==
 
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*[http://shawnlowedesai.blogspot.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=139941 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=139941 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/ShawnLoweDesai Shawn Desai on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/ShawnLoweDesai Shawn Desai on Twitter]
  
 
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Revision as of 09:22, 12 October 2012

Shawn Desai
Shawn Desai.jpg
Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 47
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolDetroit Country Day High School
Bachelor'sMichigan State University
Personal
Place of birthLivingston County, Michigan
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Shawn Desai is a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 47 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Desai is a production worker at TRW Automotive in Fowlerville. He has a bachelor's degree in economics from Michigan State University. Desai attended Brighton Area Schools; while in high school, he received honors in Latin, German, and mathematics.[1]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Desai's website highlights the following campaign themes:[2]

Educating our Kids

  • Excerpt:"Michigan must be putting out, year after year after year, the most educated, prepared, and most innovative young people. They must leave our elementary and high schools, community colleges, trade schools, and Universities with a strong understanding of exactly how the world works and how they can be successful in it."

Environment

  • Excerpt:"It must be a priority to maintain our Forest, Lakes, and farmland so that our children and grandchildren can continue to enjoy the bounty of our state for good."

Farming

  • Excerpt:"I consider farming to be the most important profession because our entire society functions on the basis that farmers provide our food; food being the most basic and necessary human need."

Made in Michigan

  • Excerpt:"We must make things again! Production of goods made right here in Michigan is very important to me. We have the resources infrastructure and work force to be the most productive state with the highest quality goods."

Michigan's Auto Industry

  • Excerpt:"e must take back every inch of ground lost to foreign auto companies in terms of available features, fuel efficiency, power and performance."

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Desai is running in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 47. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 7. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. [3]

Personal

As of April 2012, Desai was single. He attends the First Presbyterian Church in Howell.[1]

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