Mike Mueller – Running for Michigan House of Representatives – 51st District
U.S. Navy veteran, deputy sheriff and local farmer
Website:
https://mueller4statehouse.com
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/mueller4statehouse/
Map of 51st District:

http://gophouse.org/representatives/southeast/graves/districtmap/

Pat Duvendeck – Running for Michigan House of Representatives – 49th District
Small business owner; “problem solver, not a politician”
Website:
https://electduvendeck.com 

Map of 49th District: https://housedems.com/phelps/district

Dave Martin – Running in the 9th District
Current 9th District County Commissioner; Veteran; Command Sergeant at Michigan Volunteer Defense Force; Veteran Resource Specialist at Mott Community College
County Commission Website:
http://www.gc4me.com/departments/board_of_commissioners_1/david_martin.php
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/david.w.martin.90

Michigan House of Representatives

Donna Kekesis - Running for Michigan Senate – 27th District
Map of 27th District:

http://senatedems.com/ananich/district/

Trace Fisher - Running for Michigan House of Representatives – 50th District
Works at Grand Steel Products; new to political office
Map of 50st District:
https://housedems.com/sneller/district

Henry Swift - Running for Michigan House of Representatives – 34th District
Map of 34st District:
https://housedems.com/neeley/district

Brian Holyfield – Running in the 5th District
Works in the automotive industry; new to political 
office
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/brian.holyfield.37

Travis Wines – Running for U.S. House of Representatives – Michigan 5th District
Navy veteran; works for the Genesee County Drain Commission; new to politics
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/winesforcongress
Map of Michigan’s Congressional Districts -
https://www.michigan.gov/documents/cgi/congress10statewide_371463_7.pdf

Allen Hardwick – Running for Michigan House of Representatives – 48th District
Small businessman – Constitutional conservative
Website:
https://allenhardwick.com
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/hardwickforstaterep/
Map of 48th District:
https://housedems.com/faris/district

18-1
A proposed initiated law to authorize and legalize possession, use, and cultivation of marijuana products by individuals who are at least 21 years of age and older, and commercial sales of marijuana through state-licensed retailers.


This proposal would:


  • Allow individuals 21 and older to purchase, possess and use marijuana and marijuana-infused edibles, and grow up to 12 marijuana plants for personal consumption.
  • Impose a 10-ounce limit for marijuana kept at residences and require amounts over 2.5 ounces be secured in locked containers.
  • Create a state licensing system for marijuana businesses and allow municipalities to ban or restrict them.
  • Permit retail sales of marijuana and edibles subject to a 10% tax, dedicated to implementation costs, clinical trials, schools, roads, and municipalities where marijuana businesses are located.
  • Change several current violations from crimes to civil infractions.


18-2

A proposed constitutional amendment to establish a commission of citizens with exclusive authority to adopt district boundaries for the Michigan Senate, Michigan House of Representatives and U.S. Congress, every 10 years.

This proposed constitutional amendment would:


  • Create a commission of 13 registered voters randomly selected by the Secretary of State:   4 each who self-identify as affiliated with the 2 major political parties; and  5 who self-identify as unaffiliated with major political parties
  • Prohibit partisan officeholders and candidates, their employees, certain relatives, and lobbyists from serving as commissioners
  • Establish new redistricting criteria including geographically compact and contiguous districts of equal population, reflecting Michigan's diverse population and
  • communities of interest. Districts shall not provide a disproportionate advantage to political parties or candidates.

​​

18-3
A proposal to authorize automatic and Election Day voter registration, no-reason absentee voting, and straight ticket voting; and add current legal requirements for military and overseas voting and post-election audits to the Michigan Constitution.

This proposed constitutional amendment would allow a United States citizen who is qualified to vote in Michigan to:


  • Become automatically registered to vote when applying for, updating or renewing a driver's license or state-issued personal identification card, unless the person declines.
  • Simultaneously register to vote with proof of residency and obtain a ballot during the 2-week period prior to an election, up to and including Election Day.
  • Obtain an absent voter ballot without providing a reason.
  • Cast a straight-ticket vote for all candidates of a particular political party when voting in a partisan general election.



For a full list of ballot proposals, click here.

Michigan Senate


2018 Ballot Proposals

The Genesee County Republican Party as well as the Michigan Republican Party

do not support any of these proposals and ask you to consider a NO vote as well.

Shaun Schumaker – Running in the 6th District
Works in the automotive industry; Trustee on the Fenton Township Board of Trustees

Website: https://shumaker4cc.com  

Gerald Cross – Running in the 3rd District
Storage unit manager; pharmacy courier
Website:
https://geraldcross.org/about_gerald

U.S. House of Representatives

Don Rockey – Running in the 7th District
Office manager; Trustee at Genesee County Neighborhood Watch
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/don.rockey.3

Ken Horn – Running for Michigan Senate – 32nd District
Current Michigan Senator – 32nd District
Website:
https://www.senatorkenhorn.com/meet-senator-horn/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kenhornforsenate/
Map of 32nd District:
https://www.senate.michigan.gov/2011_maps/Senate%20District%2032.pdf

Federal, State and Local  Candidates - Click each link for their information

Genesee County Board of Commissioners

Map of Genesee County Board of Commissioner Districts:

http://www.gc4me.com/departments/gis/docs/Political_District_Mapbookv2017.pdf

Ruth Johnson – Running for Michigan Senate – 14th District
Current Secretary of State of Michigan
Website:
https://www.ruthforsenate.com
Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/RJ4SEN14/
Map of 14th District:
https://www.senate.michigan.gov/2011_maps/Senate%20District%2014.pdf