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Bert Johnson

Democratic — Senator — District 2
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Bert Johnson represents Senate District 2 in the Michigan Senate, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 435 bills.

2006 38960.0
2008 47677.39
2010 45900.0
2012 11780.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    220 Farnum Office Building
    125 West Allegan Street
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 517-373-7748
    Fax: 517-373-1387

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News and Blog Coverage

My Thoughts for the Michigan State Senate in the 2014 Election

For the past several sessions, and especially since the 2010 election with its rightward shift, the Michigan State Senate has been a conservative Republican bastion. Currently it has 26 Republican senators and only twelve Democrats; in addition, beginning next year, term-limited Democrat Glenn Anderson's southeast Michigan district (old SD-6) has ...

An Early Look at 2010 State Senate Races

We all know how important it is that Democrats re-capture the Michigan State Senate next year. If they take the Senate and hold the Governorship, they will have complete control over the redistricting process. Bill Ballenger, editor of Inside Michigan Politics, says "Democrats look poised to pick up at least ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 142

    A resolution to commemorate February 7-14, 2016, as Congenital Heart Disease Awareness Week and February 12, 2016, as Ruby Jane Day.

  • SB 774

    Food; other; vending machine locations; eliminate inspections of. Amends secs. 2111, 3115, 3123, 4116 & 6115 of 2000 PA 92 (MCL 289.2111 et seq.).

  • SR 140

    A resolution proclaiming February 2016 as American Heart Month and February 5, 2016, as Wear Red Day.

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  • SB 732

    Businesses; associations; Masonic associations; allow property tax exemption for property used for Masonic purposes. Amends 1895 PA 1 (MCL 457.221 - 457.227) by adding sec. 4a.

  • SB 733

    Local government; other; use of eminent domain by emergency managers; prohibit. Amends 2012 PA 436 (MCL 141.1541 - 141.1575) by adding sec. 12a.

  • SB 734

    Local government; other; local financial stability and choice act; repeal. Repeals 2012 PA 436 (MCL 141.1541 - 141.1575).

Recent Votes

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HB 5072

PASSED; GIVEN IMMEDIATE EFFECT ROLL CALL # 47 YEAS 26 NAYS 11 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2668.0
•••No: 1128.0
•••Other: 12.0
HB 5070

PASSED ROLL CALL # 42 YEAS 26 NAYS 11 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2668.0
•••No: 1128.0
•••Other: 12.0
HB 5070

PASSED; GIVEN IMMEDIATE EFFECT ROLL CALL # 43 YEAS 26 NAYS 11 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2668.0
•••No: 1128.0
•••Other: 12.0
HB 5073

PASSED; GIVEN IMMEDIATE EFFECT ROLL CALL # 49 YEAS 26 NAYS 11 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2668.0
•••No: 1128.0
•••Other: 12.0
HB 5071

PASSED; GIVEN IMMEDIATE EFFECT ROLL CALL # 45 YEAS 26 NAYS 11 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2668.0
•••No: 1128.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 292

PASSED ROLL CALL # 39 YEAS 37 NAYS 0 EXCUSED 1 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3797.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
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Sources

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