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Jim Ananich

Democratic — Senator — District 27
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014

Jim Ananich represents Senate District 27 in the Michigan Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 558 bills.

2004 60603.58
2010 82652.4
2012 87726.0

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

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News and Blog Coverage

Rep. Knezek, Sen. Ananich Call on Congress to Protect Women’s Health Care Options

LANSING — State Representative David Knezek (D-Dearborn Heights) and state Senator Jim Ananich (D-Flint) have introduced resolutions in the Michigan House and Senate calling on Congress to act to protect employeesâ�� access to health care. The resolutions ask congressional leaders to pass the Protect Womenâ��s Health From Corporate Interference Act ...

Capitol Recap for the Week of June 2, 2014

In order to keep you and your neighbors better informed about the legislation we discuss, I am posting the agenda for any scheduled committee meetings at the beginning of the week and an update with any votes that were taken that week in committee or on the House floor. I ...

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 ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 180

    A resolution designating October 2014 as Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.

  • SB 1072

    Liquor; other; powdered alcohol, conditional licenses, and brand logoed items; prohibit and clarify. Amends secs. 105, 525 & 609 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1105 et seq.) & adds sec. 914a.

  • SB 1051

    Property tax; exemptions; housing exemption for elderly or disabled families; modify. Amends sec. 7d of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.7d).

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  • SB 1052

    Mental health; code; medical information sharing in certain cases; require. Amends sec. 748 of 1974 PA 258 (MCL 330.1748).

  • SB 1053

    Civil rights; general discrimination; sexual orientation and gender identity or expression; include as categories protected under the Elliott-Larsen civil rights act. Amends title & secs. 102, 103, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 209, 302, 302a, 402, 502, 504, 505 & 506 of 1976 PA 453 (MCL 37.2102 et seq.).

  • SR 178

    A resolution to encourage Michigan animal shelters and pounds to adopt a "no-kill" philosophy in dealing with homeless pets.

Recent Votes

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SB 970

PASSED ROLL CALL # 540 YEAS 37 NAYS 0 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3797.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 935

PASSED ROLL CALL # 541 YEAS 36 NAYS 2 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3694.0
•••No: 25.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 903

PASSED ROLL CALL # 539 YEAS 38 NAYS 0 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 38100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 156

ROLL CALL # 542 YEAS 34 NAYS 3 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3489.0
•••No: 37.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 959

HOUSE AMENDMENT(S) CONCURRED IN ROLL CALL # 537 YEAS 37 NAYS 1 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3797.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 960

HOUSE AMENDMENT(S) CONCURRED IN ROLL CALL # 538 YEAS 37 NAYS 1 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

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

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