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Gay-Dagnogo ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 8. She ran against [[Mia Grillier]], [[Taryn Jones]], [[David E. Nathan]], and [[Ramon Patrick]] in the Democratic primary on August 7 and was defeated.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 4, 2012]</ref><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>
 
Gay-Dagnogo ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 8. She ran against [[Mia Grillier]], [[Taryn Jones]], [[David E. Nathan]], and [[Ramon Patrick]] in the Democratic primary on August 7 and was defeated.<ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 4, 2012]</ref><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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|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 8
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 =David Nathan
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|candidate2 = Sherry Gay-Dagnogo
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|candidate3 = Mia Grillier
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|candidate4 = Taryn Jones
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|votes1 = 4790
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|votes2 = 3646
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|votes3 = 1162
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===Campaign themes===
 
===Campaign themes===

Revision as of 17:05, 3 October 2012

Sherry Gay-Dagnogo
Sherry Gay-Dagnogo.png
Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 8
PartyDemocratic
Websites
Personal website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Sherry Gay-Dagnogo was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 8 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Gay-Dagnogo ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 8. She ran against Mia Grillier, Taryn Jones, David E. Nathan, and Ramon Patrick in the Democratic primary on August 7 and was defeated.[1][2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 8 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Nathan 44.9% 4,790
Sherry Gay-Dagnogo 34.2% 3,646
Mia Grillier 10.9% 1,162
Taryn Jones 10% 1,064
Total Votes 10,662

Campaign themes

Gay-Dagnogo lists education, small business and jobs, and safety as her top campaign themes on her official campaign website.

  • Academic accountability and education quality[3]

Her education platform calls for:

  • No Emergency Manager - No EAA-EAS
  • Increase Clean Safe High Performing Schools
  • Increase Talented & Globally Competitive Workforce
  • Increase Parental Involvement & Teacher Effectiveness
  • Increase Early Childhood Investments & Decrease College Tuition
  • Small Business & Job Development[3]
  • Decrease Tax & Insurance Rates for Detroit-based Businesses
  • Foster Detroit-based Business to Business & Customer Partnerships
  • Advance Green Technology Jobs | Community & Economic Development Partnerships
  • Safer Communities[3]

Her platform on safety calls for increased funding for:

  • Fire, Police and EMS
  • Community Law Enforcement Partnerships
  • Community Policing , Security & Radio Patrol
  • Deconstruction of Blighted Abandoned Properties
  • Civic Engagement, Community Group, and Block Clubs

Personal

Gay-Dagnogo has been married for 19 years and has a teenage son named Jordan.[4]

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