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|Name                = Sherry Gay-Dagnogo
 
|Name                = Sherry Gay-Dagnogo
 
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|Profile picture      = Sherry Gay-Dagnogo.png
|Position            = Michigan House of Representatives District 8
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|Position            = Michigan House of Representatives, District 8
 
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|Campaign website    =http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/
 
|Campaign website    =http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/
|Personal website    =https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sherry-Gay-Dagnogo-for-State-Rep-Dist-8/285723578143145
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}}{{tnr}}'''Sherry Gay-Dagnogo''' was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 8|District 8]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Sherry Gay-Dagnogo''' {{2014is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2014|2014]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014#District 8|District 8]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].  
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2014====
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Gay-Dagnogo's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref>[http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/platform.html ''dagnogo4detroit.com'', "Platform," accessed July 22, 2014]</ref>
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'''An Education-Driven Platform'''
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*Excerpt: "Education must become our number one priority! As the mom of a Detroit Public Schools K-12 graduate (he is currently attending South Carolina State University) and a certified science teacher with more than seven years of middle school teaching experience with Detroit students, I offer a blended perspective of how to ensure all students reach their true potential."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
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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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]] and [[David E. Nathan]] 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 Official 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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===Campaign themes===
 
Gay-Dagnogo lists education, small business and jobs, and safety as her top campaign themes on her [http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/index.html official campaign website].
 
 
*'''Academic accountability and education quality'''<ref name=issues>[http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/education.html ''Official Campaign Website,'' "My Platform," accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
 
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'''<ref name=issues/>
 
::*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'''<ref name=issues/>
 
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.<ref>[http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/about.html ''Official Campaign Website,'' "About Sherry," accessed August 7, 2012]</ref>
 
  
 
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==See also==
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives District 8]]
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*[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014]]
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*[[Michigan State Legislature]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/ Official Campaign Website]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sherry-Gay-Dagnogo-for-State-Rep-Dist-8/285723578143145 Gay-Dagnogo on Facebook]
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*[http://www.dagnogo4detroit.com/ Official campaign website]
*[http://twitter.com/DetroitEducator Follow Gay-Dagnogo on Twitter]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=139881 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=139881 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sherry-Gay-Dagnogo-for-State-Rep-Dist-8/285723578143145 Sherry Gay-Dagnogo on Facebook]
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*[http://twitter.com/DetroitEducator Sherry Gay-Dagnogo on Twitter]
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Sherry Gay-Dagnogo
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Sherry Gay-Dagnogo was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 8 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Gay-Dagnogo's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

An Education-Driven Platform

  • Excerpt: "Education must become our number one priority! As the mom of a Detroit Public Schools K-12 graduate (he is currently attending South Carolina State University) and a certified science teacher with more than seven years of middle school teaching experience with Detroit students, I offer a blended perspective of how to ensure all students reach their true potential."

Elections

2014

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Michigan House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 22, 2014. Sherry Gay-Dagnogo defeated five other challengers in the Democratic primary. Christopher Ewald was unopposed in the Republican primary. Gay-Dagnogo defeated Ewald in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 8 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSherry Gay-Dagnogo 96.8% 23,008
     Republican Christopher Ewald 3.2% 770
Total Votes 23,778
Michigan House of Representatives, District 8 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSherry Gay-Dagnogo 45.5% 4,318
Stacy Pugh 28.2% 2,674
Muhsin Muhammad 8.4% 793
Nichole Hampton 8% 760
Mia Grillier 7.3% 696
Cyrus Wheeler 2.7% 254
Total Votes 9,495

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 and David E. Nathan in the Democratic primary on August 7 and was defeated.[6][7]

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

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