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'''Theresa Abed''' is a [[:Category:Democratic candidate, Michigan House of Representatives, 2010|Democratic candidate]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010#District 71|District 71 in the Michigan House of Representatives]] in the [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]]. Abed will face [[Deb Shaughnessy]] in the general election on November 2, 2010.
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|Project = SLP
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|Name = Theresa Abed
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|Profile picture = Theresa Abed.jpg
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|Position = Michigan House of Representatives District 71
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|Status = Representative
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|Tenure = January 1, 2013 - Present
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
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|Last election = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|First elected = [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Profession = Social Worker
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|Office website = http://071.housedems.com/
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|Campaign website = http://theresaabed.com/
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}}{{tnr}}'''Theresa Abed''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]], representing District 71 since January 1, 2013.  
  
{{Michigan House of Representatives}}
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Abed served on the following committees:
  
[[Category:Democratic candidate, Michigan House of Representatives, 2010]]
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Michigan
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Education
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|Committee2 = Insurance
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|Committee3 = Regulatory Reform
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Abed won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 71. She defeated [[Andrea Cascarilla]] and [[Douglas C. Drake]] in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated incumbent [[Deb Shaughnessy]] (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 Official Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," accessed January 5, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/results/12GEN/08071000.html ''Michigan Department of State'', "2012 Official Michigan General Election Results," accessed January 5, 2013]</ref>
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 71, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|party3 =
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|winner1 = Theresa Abed
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|Inc2 = Y
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|candidate2 = Deb Shaughnessy
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|candidate3 =
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|votes1 = 24822
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|votes2 = 21637
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|votes3 =
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}}
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{{Primary election box 2012
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|Chamber=Michigan House of Representatives, District 71
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 = Theresa Abed
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|Inc1 =
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|candidate2 = Andrea Cascarilla
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|candidate3 = Douglas Drake
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|votes1 = 1974
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|votes2 = 1951
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|votes3 = 727
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}}
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===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
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Abed was a Democratic candidate for the District 71 House seat in 2010.  She defeated [[Mark Eagle]], [[Fred Fry]], [[Justin Heany]] and [[Bob Robinson]] in the August 3 Democratic primary. She was defeated by [[Deb Shaughnessy]] (R) in the general election on [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Abed
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|Full name=Theresa Abed
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|year=2010
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|Editdate=June 11, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143916 ''Follow the Money'', "Abed, Therea." Retrieved June 11, 2013.]</ref>
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|party=Democratic
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|totalraised2012=108599
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan State House, District 71]]
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|totalraised2010=28657
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|result2010=Lost
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|office2010=[[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010|Michigan State House, District 71]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Abed
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|full Name = Theresa Abed
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143916
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = yes
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 108599
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|org1 = Planned Parenthood Affiliates Of Michigan
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|org2 = Segal For Michigan
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|org3 = Michigan Education Association
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|org4 = Sheet Metal Workers Local 7
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|org5 = Michigan Trial Lawyers Association
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|orgamount1 = 5000
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|orgamount2 = 5000
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|orgamount3 = 5000
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|orgamount4 = 5000
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|orgamount5 = 5000
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|}}
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Abed
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|full Name = Theresa Abed
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=125665
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|office= Michigan House of Representatives
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|new = lost
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 28657
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|org1 = Michigan Auto Workers
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|org2 = Michigan Education Association
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|org3 = Eaton County Democrats & Friends
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|org4 = IBEW-CPOE
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|org5 = AFSCME
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|orgamount1 = 5000
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|orgamount2 = 4950
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|orgamount3 = 2600
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|orgamount4 = 1250
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
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==External links==
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{{submit a leg link}}
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*[http://071.housedems.com/ Rep. Abed's website]
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*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=143916 Follow the Money]
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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/86813/theresa-abed Votesmart]
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==References==
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Revision as of 12:49, 11 June 2013

Theresa Abed
Theresa Abed.jpg
Michigan House of Representatives District 71
Representative
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$71,685/year
Per diem$10,800 yearly expense allowance
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits3 terms
Education
Bachelor'sWayne State University
Master'sWayne State University
Personal
Place of birthDetroit
ProfessionSocial Worker
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Theresa Abed is a Democratic member of the Michigan House of Representatives, representing District 71 since January 1, 2013.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Abed served on the following committees:

Michigan Committee Assignments, 2012
Education
Insurance
Regulatory Reform

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Abed won election in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 71. She defeated Andrea Cascarilla and Douglas C. Drake in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated incumbent Deb Shaughnessy (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 71, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTheresa Abed 53.4% 24,822
     Republican Deb Shaughnessy Incumbent 46.6% 21,637
Total Votes 46,459


Michigan House of Representatives, District 71 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTheresa Abed 42.4% 1,974
Andrea Cascarilla 41.9% 1,951
Douglas Drake 15.6% 727
Total Votes 4,652

2010

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2010

Abed was a Democratic candidate for the District 71 House seat in 2010. She defeated Mark Eagle, Fred Fry, Justin Heany and Bob Robinson in the August 3 Democratic primary. She was defeated by Deb Shaughnessy (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Abed is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Abed raised a total of $137,256 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[3]

Theresa Abed's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Michigan State House, District 71 Won $108,599
2010 Michigan State House, District 71 Defeated $28,657
Grand Total Raised $137,256

2012

Abed won election to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Abed raised a total of $108,599.

2010

Abed lost the election for the Michigan House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Abed raised a total of $28,657.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Deb Shaughnessy (R)
Michigan House of Representatives District 71
2013–present
Succeeded by
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