Sen. Michele Hoitenga

8 Years
Senate District 36
3400 BOB
Official Website

Biographical Information

Born: July 25, 1969 in Cadillac
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Phil Hoitenga
Children: Gregory and Tyler
Education: Human Service Degree
Employment/Military Record: Self-employed business owner in the oil and gas consulting industry
Community Activities: Treasurer and Vice President, Manton Chamber of Commerce; Various Veterans organizations
Religion: Christian

Governmental Leadership (Elected or Appointed)

Senate (1/1/2023 - 12/31/2026)
House (1/1/2017 - 12/31/2022)
Other Offices: Mayor, City of Manton; Wexford County Planning Board Board of Review, City of Manton

Elections and Political Participation

Michigan Senate 36th District 2022
General Vote: 87,453 of 131,982 (66%)
Primary Vote: 42,750 of 42,750 (100%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: ABC of Michigan PAC; County Road Association of Michigan Roads+ PAC (primary); Detroit Regional Chamber PAC (primary); Great Lakes Education Project; Michigan Chamber of Commerce; Michigan Farm Bureau AgriPAC; Michigan Freedom Network; Michigan Manufacturers Association (primary); Michigan Realtors; Michigan Retailers Association; Property Management Association of Michigan PAC (primary); Right to Life of Michigan PAC

Michigan House 102nd District 2020
General Vote: 30,633 of 43,974 (69%)
Primary Vote: 14,586 of 14,586 (100%)
Campaign Finance Reports

Michigan House 102nd District 2018
General Vote: 22,286 of 32,885 (67%)
Primary Vote: 8,017 of 12,113 (66%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: Right to Life of Michigan, Michigan Farm Bureau AgriPac, County Road Association of Michigan, ABC of Michigan PAC, Great Lakes Education Project, Small Business Association of Michigan, Michigan Freedom Network, Michigan Chamber of Commerce, National Federation of Independent Business, Michigan Realtors

Michigan House 102nd District 2016
General Vote: 24,761 of 35,860 (69%)
Primary Vote: 3,865 of 11,329 (34%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: Right to Life of Michigan (all candidates in Republican primary endorsed); Michigan Chamber of Commerce; Michigan Agri-Business Association AGRI-BIZ PAC, MiBank PAC, Michigan Farm Bureau AgriPac (General Election endorsement), the County Road Association of Michigan RUSH-PAC

Political Activities: Vice chairwoman, Wexford County Republican Party

Committee Assignments
Key Legislative Staff
Kenneth Morin, Chief of Staff
Robert Pallarito, District Director
Phillip Eckert, Constituent Relations Director

Sponsored Legislation
SB 41
Construction Code
SB 42
School Aid
SB 46
SB 61
Sales Tax
SB 113
Health Occupations
SB 168
Daylight Savings Time
SB 310
SB 468
Concealed Firearms
SB 469
Child Care Licensees
SB 612
SB 619
Brownfield Authorities
SB 623
Off Label Prescriptions
SB 665
District Courts
SB 689
Stun Guns
SB 696
Sales Tax
SB 713
Student Retention
SB 725
SB 729
Governmental Services
SR 32
Department of Natural Resources
SR 51
Michigan State University Board
SR 56
Federal Housing Finance Agency
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