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2009 Senate Bill 38: Tax break for public schools contributions (Senate Roll Call 11)
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Passed 24 to 13 in the Senate on January 19, 2010, to authorize an income tax credit of $50 for a single filer, $100 for joint filers and $2,500 for trusts, for contributions to nonprofit “education foundations” that give money to public and private schools, but only for "nonessential supplies and assistance".
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The vote was 24 in favor, 13 against, and 1 not voting.
(Senate Roll Call 11)

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Against Against
Not Voting Not Voting
 Undecided
Republican
95595%
4964%
1000%
22 total votes
Democrat
188218%
752575%
6946%
16 total votes

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Tax break for public schools contributions

IN FAVOR

SENATE DEMOCRATS

Anderson (D)Barcia (D)Gleason (D)

SENATE REPUBLICANS

Birkholz (R)Bishop (R)Brown (R)Cassis (R)Cropsey (R)
Garcia (R)George (R)Gilbert (R)Hardiman (R)Jansen (R)
Jelinek (R)Kahn (R)Kuipers (R)McManus (R)Nofs (R)
Pappageorge (R)Patterson (R)Richardville (R)Sanborn (R)Stamas (R)
Van Woerkom (R)    


AGAINST

SENATE DEMOCRATS

Basham (D)Brater (D)Cherry (D)Clark-Coleman (D)Clarke (D)
Hunter (D)Jacobs (D)Olshove (D)Prusi (D)Scott (D)
Switalski (D)Whitmer (D)   

SENATE REPUBLICANS

Allen (R)


SENATE LEGISLATORS WHO DID NOT VOTE

Thomas (D)



SENATE LEGISLATORS ALL VOTES

  n  Allen (R)Y    Anderson (D)Y    Barcia (D)  n  Basham (D)Y    Birkholz (R)
Y    Bishop (R)  n  Brater (D)Y    Brown (R)Y    Cassis (R)  n  Cherry (D)
  n  Clark-Coleman (D)  n  Clarke (D)Y    Cropsey (R)Y    Garcia (R)Y    George (R)
Y    Gilbert (R)Y    Gleason (D)Y    Hardiman (R)  n  Hunter (D)  n  Jacobs (D)
Y    Jansen (R)Y    Jelinek (R)Y    Kahn (R)Y    Kuipers (R)Y    McManus (R)
Y    Nofs (R)  n  Olshove (D)Y    Pappageorge (R)Y    Patterson (R)  n  Prusi (D)
Y    Richardville (R)Y    Sanborn (R)  n  Scott (D)Y    Stamas (R)  n  Switalski (D)
  -  Thomas (D)Y    Van Woerkom (R)  n  Whitmer (D)  

Senate Roll Call 11 on 2009 Senate Bill 38

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