Michigan House District 1

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 181,486 70.7%
Bob Carr Republican 69,957 27.2%
Michael Oleniczak Libertarian 2,830 1.1%
Wendy Conway Natural law 2,465 1.0%
1996 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bob Carr Republican 27,372 56.2%
Dean Altobelli Republican 21,311 43.8%
1998 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 130,129 58.7%
Michelle McManus Republican 87,630 39.5%
Jon Loosemore Libertarian 2,306 1.0%
Wendy Conway Natural law 1,731 0.8%
1998 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Michelle McManus Republican 28,428 63.8%
Bob Carr Republican 13,019 29.2%
Tom Schoech Republican 3,087 6.9%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 169,649 58.4%
Chuck Yob Republican 117,300 40.4%
Wendy Conway Natural law 1,839 0.6%
John Loosemore Libertarian 1,757 0.6%
2000 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 40,601 88.9%
Sven Johnson Democratic 5,051 11.1%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 150,701 67.7%
Don Hooper Republican 69,254 31.1%
John Loosemore Libertarian 2,732 1.2%
2002 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Don Hooper Republican 13,640 51.1%
Don Birgel Republican 13,059 48.9%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 211,571 65.6%
Don Hooper Republican 105,706 32.8%
David Newland Green 3,105 1.0%
John Loosemore Libertarian 2,292 0.7%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 180,448 69.4%
Don Hooper Republican 72,753 28.0%
Joshua Warren Taxpayers 2,278 0.9%
David Newland Green 2,252 0.9%
Ken Proctor Libertarian 2,196 0.8%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 44,869 100.0%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Don Hooper Republican 31,512 100.0%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 213,216 65.0%
Tom Casperson Republican 107,340 32.7%
Jean Treacy Green 2,669 0.8%
Daniel Grow Libertarian 2,533 0.8%
Joshua Warren Taxpayers 2,070 0.6%
2008 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Stupak Democratic 51,114 100.0%
2008 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tom Casperson Republican 17,433 46.2%
Don Hooper Republican 10,718 28.4%
Linda Goldthorpe Republican 9,565 25.4%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dan Benishek Republican 120,523 51.9%
Gary McDowell Democratic 94,824 40.9%
Glenn Wilson No pty aff 7,847 3.4%
Patrick Lambert Taxpayers 4,200 1.8%
Keith Shelton Libertarian 2,571 1.1%
Ellis Boal Green 2,072 0.9%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Gary McDowell Democratic 27,996 100.0%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dan Benishek Republican 27,077 38.1%
Jason Allen Republican 27,062 38.1%
Tom Stillings Republican 5,418 7.6%
Linda Goldthorpe Republican 4,980 7.0%
Don Hooper Republican 3,969 5.6%
Patrick Donlon Republican 2,490 3.5%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dan Benishek Republican 167,060 48.1%
Gary McDowell Democratic 165,179 47.6%
Emily Salvette Libertarian 10,630 3.1%
Ellis Boal Green 4,168 1.2%
2014 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jerry Cannon Democratic 31,104 100.0%
2014 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dan Benishek Republican 49,540 69.7%
Alan Arcand Republican 21,497 30.3%

Demographic Data

Population 705,862
Percentage White 92.4%
Percentage Black 1.7%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 2.6%
Percentage Asian 0.7%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race 2.3%
Percentage Other Race 0.3%
 
Percentage Hispanic 1.4%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 91.6%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 1.6%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 0.2%
 
Median Household Income $41,592
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 35.8%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 15.4%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 8.5%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 7.8%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 74.2%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 3.4%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 19.9%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 41.3%
Percentage with a College Degree 22.3%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 29.4%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 23.5%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 14.8%
 
Percentage Married Couples 52.1%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 14.8%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.1%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.2%

Last updated 8:16pm November 21, 2014