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Steven Losey
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 51
Bachelor'sEastern Michigan University
Master'sEastern Michigan University
ProfessionSpecial education teacher
Campaign website
Steven Losey is a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 51 of the Michigan House of Representatives. He was a Democratic candidate in the February 28, 2012 special election for the Michigan House of Representatives, District 51. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Paul Scott (R) was recalled on November 8, 2011.[1]

Losey is a special education teacher with a B.S. in Special Education and an M.A. in Learning Disabilities, both from Eastern Michigan University.[2]



See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Losey is running in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 51. He defeated Ryan Starski in the Democratic primary on August 7, 2012. Incumbent Joseph Graves defeated John Lauve in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 51 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSteven Losey 62.4% 2,656
Ryan Starski 37.6% 1,598
Total Votes 4,254

Campaign issues

Losey said he was running due to his belief in "the Middle Class, Public Education, protecting our Seniors and protecting our families." He said his "top priorities will be Accessibility and Accountability."[2]

2012 special election

See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

Losey was defeated by Joseph Graves (R) in the special election on February 28, 2012. Cary Neuville-Justice (G) also ran. Candidates were selected by their respective political parties.[5][6][7]

Campaign issues


On January 20, the District 51 candidates participated in a debate sponsored by the Flint Area League of Women Voters.[8]

  • A video of the full debate can be found here.


Losey and his wife Laura have been married since 1993, and have three children.[9]

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