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Winnie Brinks

Democratic — Representative — District 76
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Winnie Brinks represents House District 76 in the Michigan House, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 310 bills.

2012 39330.18

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

  • Capitol Office:

    N1095 Anderson House Office Building
    124 North Capitol Avenue
    Lansing, MI 48933
    Phone: 5173730822

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News and Blog Coverage

Townsend Retirement Tax Reform Would Prevent Tax Increases on Surviving Spouses

LANSING — Bipartisan backed legislation introduced by State Rep. Jim Townsend (D-Royal Oak), House Bill 4124, would ensure surviving spouses are not subjected to a tax increase as a result of the loss of their loved one. “I view this legislation as resolving an unintended consequence that can occur in ...

Progressive Women’s Caucus Names its 2015-16 Leadership

LANSING � State Rep. Winnie Brinks (D-Grand Rapids) has been elected to serve as chairwoman of the Progressive Women�s Caucus, a group of Lansing legislators committed to fighting for equal pay, women�s access to health care and other critical issues affecting women and their families. Other leaders elected include Vice ...

Progressive Women’s Caucus Names its 2015-16 Leadership

LANSING � State Rep. Winnie Brinks (D-Grand Rapids) has been elected to serve as chairwoman of the Progressive Women�s Caucus, a group of Lansing legislators committed to fighting for equal pay, women�s access to health care and other critical issues affecting women and their families. Other leaders elected include Vice ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HR 115

    A resolution to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

  • HB 4791

    Education; school districts; policy regulating social media interaction between students and employees; require school districts to adopt and implement. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1319.

  • HB 4764

    Insurance; health benefits; Abortion Insurance Opt-Out Act; repeal. Repeals 2013 PA 182 (MCL 550.541 - 550.551).

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  • HR 112

    A resolution to declare July 11, 2015, as Srebrenica Remembrance Day and July 11-17, 2015, as Bosnia and Herzegovina Tribute Week in the state of Michigan

  • HB 4756

    Legislature; rules; bills or initiative petitions to take effect upon the expiration of 90 days after the date they are filed with the secretary of state; provide for. Implements sec. 27, art. IV of the state constitution.

  • HB 4752

    Insurance; no-fault; catastrophic claims association; require to disclose actuarial computation used in rate setting. Amends sec. 3104 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3104).

Recent Votes

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HB 4517

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 270 Yeas 108 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10899.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 165

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 268 Yeas 96 Nays 13

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9688.0
•••No: 1311.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4327

Roll Call # 280 Yeas 61 Nays 47

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6156.0
•••No: 4743.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4391

Roll Call # 278 Yeas 74 Nays 34

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7468.0
•••No: 3431.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4329

Roll Call # 282 Yeas 60 Nays 48

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6055.0
•••No: 4844.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 69

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 267 Yeas 104 Nays 5

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10495.0
•••No: 54.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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