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Jack Brandenburg

Republican — Senator — District 8
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Jack Brandenburg represents Senate District 8 in the Michigan Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 915 bills.

1998 200282.96
2002 140944.85
2004 93696.55
2006 36705.0
2010 170925.86
2012 22835.0

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

  • Capitol Office:

    605 Farnum Office Building
    125 West Allegan Street
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 517-373-7670
    Fax: 517-373-5958

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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 ...

Michigan State House and Senate: September 2010

(Cross-posted on WMR, BFM, and SSP-pb) (photo by Tom Gill of beautiful Lake Michigan) As we celebrate a beautiful Labor Day weekend, we can also rejoice in the unofficial start date of the 2010 campaign season. While many voters were bombarded with attention from campaigns over the past few months ...

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 773

    Natural resources; fishing; provision related to nonresident as commercial fishing guide; repeal. Repeals sec. 48714 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.48714).

  • 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.).

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  • SR 140

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

  • SR 137

    A resolution recognizing February 4, 2016, as Cancer Prevention Day.

  • SR 139

    A resolution to commemorate February 1, 2016, as Blue Star Mother's Day.

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: Yes

•••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: Yes

•••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: Yes

•••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: Yes

•••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: Yes

•••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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