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}}{{tnr}}'''Tim Roraback'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 20|District 20]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
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}}{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Tim Roraback'''  was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 20|District 20]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]].
  
==Elections==
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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Roraback's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.timroraback.com/ "timroraback," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
===2012===
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'''Protecting Our Schools '''
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*Excerpt:"I’m frustrated by the constant budget cuts and legislative threats to our excellent schools. Unlike the current leadership in Lansing, I won’t sacrifice education to serve special interests. I will defend our schools and fight for our kids."
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'''Supporting Our Middle Class'''
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*Excerpt:"The current tax plan has kept the income tax rate high, raised taxes on pensioners, eliminated the child deduction, and even singled out a tax increase on library employees.  I have a different vision.  I will support common sense tax reform that puts ideology aside and our middle class first."
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'''Making Our Government Work'''
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*Excerpt:"I won’t let partisan politics or special interests strong arm me into voting against this community. I’ll cast every vote to serve the best interests of my neighbors."
  
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==Elections==
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===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Roraback is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 20. He is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 7. Incumbent [[Kurt Heise]] (R) is running unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://miboecfr.nictusa.com/election/candlist/12PRI/12PRI_CL.HTM ''Michigan Department of State'' "2012 Unofficial Michigan Primary Candidate Listing," Accessed June 5, 2012]</ref>
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Roraback ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012|Michigan House of Representatives]] District 20. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent [[Kurt Heise]] (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 June 5, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Michigan House of Representatives, District 20, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|winner1 = Kurt Heise
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Tim Roraback
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|votes1 = 27357
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|votes2 = 21446
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==Personal==
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Roraback and his wife Donna have two children.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Tim + Roraback + Michigan + House'''"
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''Tim + Roraback + Michigan + House'''"
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Tim+Roraback+Michigan+House&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Tim Roraback News Feed</rss>
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==External links==
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*[http://www.timroraback.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=139905 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=139905 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/timroraback2012 Tim Roraback on Facebook]
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Latest revision as of 19:41, 30 May 2014

Tim Roraback
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Candidate for
Michigan House of Representatives District 20
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Tim Roraback was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 20 of the Michigan House of Representatives.

Issues

Campaign themes

Roraback's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Protecting Our Schools

  • Excerpt:"I’m frustrated by the constant budget cuts and legislative threats to our excellent schools. Unlike the current leadership in Lansing, I won’t sacrifice education to serve special interests. I will defend our schools and fight for our kids."

Supporting Our Middle Class

  • Excerpt:"The current tax plan has kept the income tax rate high, raised taxes on pensioners, eliminated the child deduction, and even singled out a tax increase on library employees. I have a different vision. I will support common sense tax reform that puts ideology aside and our middle class first."

Making Our Government Work

  • Excerpt:"I won’t let partisan politics or special interests strong arm me into voting against this community. I’ll cast every vote to serve the best interests of my neighbors."

Elections

2012

See also: Michigan House of Representatives elections, 2012

Roraback ran in the 2012 election for Michigan House of Representatives District 20. He ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by incumbent Kurt Heise (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Michigan House of Representatives, District 20, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKurt Heise Incumbent 56.1% 27,357
     Democratic Tim Roraback 43.9% 21,446
Total Votes 48,803

Personal

Roraback and his wife Donna have two children.

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