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Michigan Tea Party Scorecard - 2013 Q3 only

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The Q3 (3rd quarter) scorecard contains only those bills scored for that quarter. See the 2013 YTD scorecard for cumulative scores.

WARNING: This scorecard contains duplicates roll call votes. Look for 'WARNING' in the legend.

DISCLAIMER: Scorecards are user-created and do not represent the views of Michigan Votes or the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.
The user/creator is responsible for the scores and the preferred votes.

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Ideal Senate Vote >
82%Hune, Joe  (term)R ××
70%Colbeck, Patrick  (term)R X×××
64%Caswell, Bruce  (term)R ××××
55%Emmons, Judy  (term)R ×××××
55%Hildenbrand, Dave  (term)R ×××××
55%Schuitmaker, Tonya  (term)R ×××××
50%Green, Michael  (term)R ××××X×
50%Pappageorge, John  (term)R X×XXXX××
45%Booher, Darwin  (term)R ××××××
45%Jansen, Mark  (term)R ××××××
45%Jones, Rick  (term)R ××××××
45%Meekhof, Arlan  (term)R ××××××
45%Moolenaar, John  (term)R ××××××
45%Nofs, Mike  (term)R ××××××
45%Pavlov, Phil  (term)R ××××××
45%Proos, John  (term)R ××××××
45%Robertson, David  (term)R ××××××
36%Rocca, Tory  (term)R ×××××××
27%Casperson, Tom  (term)R ××××××××
27%Hansen, Goeff  (term)R ××××××××
27%Kahn, Roger  (term)R ××××××××
27%Kowall, Mike  (term)R ××××××××
27%Marleau, Jim  (term)R ××××××××
27%Richardville, Randy  (term)R ××××××××
27%Walker, Howard  (term)R ××××××××
18%Ananich, Jim  (term)D ×××××××××
18%Anderson, Glenn  (term)D ×××××××××
18%Bieda, Steve  (term)D ×××××××××
11%Smith, Virgil  (term)D ×××X×X××××
9%Hopgood, Hoon-Yung  (term)D ××××××××××
9%Hunter, Tupac  (term)D ××××××××××
9%Warren, Rebekah  (term)D ××××××××××
9%Whitmer, Gretchen  (term)D ××××××××××
9%Young, Coleman, II  (term)D ××××××××××
0%Gregory, Vincent  (term)D ×××××××××××
0%Hood, Morris, III  (term)D ××××X××××××
0%Johnson, Bert  (term)D ×××X××XX×××
Ideal House Vote >
100%McMillin, Tom  (term)R
100%Somerville, Patrick  (term)R
86%Franz, Ray  (term)R ×
86%Genetski, Robert  (term)R ×
86%Goike, Ken  (term)R ×
86%Howrylak, Martin  (term)R ×
86%Johnson, Joel  (term)R ×
86%MacMaster, Greg  (term)R ×
86%McBroom, Ed  (term)R ×
86%Shirkey, Mike  (term)R ×
71%Bumstead, Jon  (term)R ××
71%Cotter, Kevin  (term)R ××
71%Dianda, Scott  (term)D ××
71%Kelly, Tim  (term)R ××
71%LaFontaine, Andrea  (term)R ××
71%Lamonte, Collene  (term)D ××
71%Leonard, Tom  (term)R ××
71%Lund, Pete  (term)R ××
71%O'Brien, Margaret  (term)R ××
71%Price, Amanda  (term)R ××
57%Abed, Theresa  (term)D ×××
57%Brinks, Winnie  (term)D ×××
57%Brown, Terry  (term)D ×××
57%Brunner, Charles  (term)D ×××
57%Farrington, Jeff  (term)R ×××
57%Greimel, Tim  (term)D ×××
57%Jenkins, Nancy  (term)R ×××
57%Kesto, Klint  (term)R ×××
57%Kivela, John  (term)D ×××
57%Kosowski, Robert  (term)D ×××
57%Kurtz, Kenneth  (term)R ×××
57%Lauwers, Dan  (term)R ×××
57%MacGregor, Peter  (term)R ×××
57%McCann, Sean  (term)D ×××
57%Nesbitt, Aric  (term)R ×××
57%Outman, Rick  (term)R ×××
57%Poleski, Earl  (term)R ×××
57%Potvin, Phil  (term)R ×××
57%Rendon, Bruce  (term)R ×××
57%Rogers, Bill  (term)R ×××
57%Segal, Kate  (term)D ×××
57%Smiley, Charles  (term)D ×××
57%Stanley, Woodrow  (term)D ×××
57%VerHeulen, Rob  (term)R ×××
57%Victory, Roger  (term)R ×××
57%Yonker, Ken  (term)R ×××
50%Lori, Matt  (term)R ×××X
43%Bolger, James "Jase"  (term)R ××××
43%Callton, Mike  (term)R ××××
43%Clemente, Paul D.  (term)D ××××
43%Cochran, Tom  (term)D ××××
43%Crawford, Hugh  (term)R ××××
43%Daley, Kevin  (term)R ××××
43%Darany, George T.  (term)D ××××
43%Denby, Cindy  (term)R ××××
43%Dillon, Brandon  (term)D ××××
43%Driskell, Gretchen  (term)D ××××
43%Forlini, Anthony  (term)R ××××
43%Foster, Frank  (term)R ××××
43%Glardon, Ben  (term)R ××××
43%Graves, Joseph  (term)R ××××
43%Haines, Gail  (term)R ××××
43%Haugh, Harold  (term)D ××××
43%Heise, Kurt  (term)R ××××
43%Jacobsen, Bradford  (term)R ××××
43%Kowall, Eileen  (term)R ××××
43%Lane, Marilyn  (term)D ××××
43%LaVoy, Bill  (term)D ××××
43%Lyons, Lisa  (term)R ××××
43%McCready, Michael  (term)R ××××
43%Muxlow, Paul  (term)R ××××
43%Oakes, Stacy Erwin  (term)D ××××
43%Olumba, John  (term)D ××××
43%Pagel, David  (term)R ××××
43%Pettalia, Peter  (term)R ××××
43%Pscholka, Al  (term)R ××××
43%Robinson, Rose Mary  (term)D ××××
43%Schmidt, Wayne  (term)R ××××
43%Stamas, Jim  (term)R ××××
43%Switalski, Jon  (term)D ××××
43%Walsh, John  (term)R ××××
43%Yanez, Henry  (term)D ××××
43%Zorn, Dale W.  (term)R ××××
33%Haveman, Joseph  (term)R ×××X×
29%Banks, Brian  (term)D ×××××
29%Cavanagh, Phil  (term)D ×××××
29%Faris, Pam  (term)D ×××××
29%Hobbs, Rudy  (term)D ×××××
29%Kandrevas, Andrew  (term)D ×××××
29%Knezek, David  (term)D ×××××
29%Santana, Harvey  (term)D ×××××
29%Singh, Sam  (term)D ×××××
29%Slavens, Dian  (term)D ×××××
17%Nathan, David  (term)D ××××X×
14%Barnett, Vicki  (term)D ××××××
14%Durhal, Fred, III  (term)D ××××××
14%Geiss, Douglas  (term)D ××××××
14%Irwin, Jeff  (term)D ××××××
14%Roberts, Sarah  (term)D ××××××
14%Schor, Andy  (term)D ××××××
14%Stallworth, Thomas, III  (term)D ××××××
14%Talabi, Alberta Tinsley  (term)D ××××××
14%Tlaib, Rashida  (term)D ××××××
14%Townsend, Jim  (term)D ××××××
14%Zemke, Adam  (term)D ××××××
0%Hovey-Wright, Marcia  (term)D ×XXXX××
0%Lipton, Ellen  (term)D ×××××××
0%Rutledge, David E.  (term)D X××××XX

Legend:   Correct,  × Incorrect,  
F Chamber failed to hold vote,  E Excused,  X Not Voting,  
? Ideal Vote not set,   No vote in this chamber


Column Descriptions

House Bill 4714: HB 4714 - Medicaid Expansion

   • Senate Roll Call 339 on August 27, 2013.

WARNING: This roll call vote duplicates Roll Call ID 672004.
Remove this duplicate roll call.
View Bill: HB 4714 - Medicaid Expansion Double Weight
Bill intentionally included twice to double the weight for this vote

Senate Bill 351: SB 351 - Clarify Fertilizer Use Restrictions
Clarify that following accepted practices prior to a 1981 law is not a violation subject to penalties
   • House Roll Call 311 on October 3, 2013.
   • Senate Roll Call 347 on September 12, 2013.

Senate Bill 50: SB 50 - Revise ORV Use Rules
Prohibit the DNR from requiring a permit merely for organized group off road activities on state land
   • House Roll Call 275 on September 12, 2013.
   • Senate Roll Call 355 on September 18, 2013.

House Bill 4787: HB 4787 - Increase Health Facility Rationing Fees
Increase application fees for medical facility and equipment expansion under the Certificate of Need rationing program
   • House Roll Call 281 on September 12, 2013.
   • Senate Roll Call 383 on October 1, 2013.

Senate Bill 347: SB 347 - Expand MSHDA Developer Subsidies
Authorize MSHDA to use reserve funds to invest in private companies purchasing multifamily housing projects
   • House Roll Call 283 on September 12, 2013.
   • Senate Roll Call 351 on September 17, 2013.

Senate Bill 257: SB 257 - Expand Business Improvement Zones
Broaden the authority of Business Improvement Zones - longer lifetime, easier to impose, more difficult to disband. These zones have the ability to tax property owners in a "zone" for mandated improvement projects
   • House Roll Call 284 on September 12, 2013.
   • Senate Roll Call 356 on September 18, 2013.

Senate Bill 276: SB 276 - Require Community Service for Welfare
Require welfare recipients to perform community service if they are not already in a welfare-related work or training program
   • Senate Roll Call 363 on September 18, 2013.

Senate Bill 315: SB 315 - Revise assesments on potato growers
increase the maximum "assessment" that can be levied on growers under a government potato marketing scheme
   • Senate Roll Call 354 on September 17, 2013.

Senate Bill 397: SB 397 - Expand Corporate Subsidy
Create a 6th “Next Michigan Development Corporation,” which is a government agency that gives tax breaks and subsidies to particular corporations or developers selected by political appointees
   • Senate Roll Call 374 on September 26, 2013.

House Bill 4952: HB 4952 - Halt Unemployment for Failed Drug Test
Deny unemployment benefits if a prospective employer requires a drug test as a condition of a job and the individual either refuses or fails the test
   • House Roll Call 302 on September 26, 2013.

House Bill 4633: HB 4633- Mandate License Plate Replacement
Mandate license plate replacement after 10 years regardless of condition
   • House Roll Call 308 on October 3, 2013.

Senate Bill 542: SB 542 - Permit more generous health benefits
Increase from $11,000 to $13,455 the “hard cap” on the amount that a local government or school district can spend for an "individual-plus-spouse" employee health care policy
   • Senate Roll Call 395 on October 8, 2013.


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