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  Calley, Brian N.
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AffiliationRepublican  
 
NameBrian N. Calley
Address10198 Butler Rd
Portland, Michigan , United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born March 27, 1977 (44 years)
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifedRBH
Dec 28, 2015 04:05pm
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InfoCalley was born March 25, 1977 and graduated from Ionia High School in 1995. The 33-year-old now lives in Portland, Mich. where he is a state representative and has been since 2007.

He has served on the Ionia County Board of Commissioners from 2002 to 2006.

He earned a Bachelor's degree in business administration from Michigan State University in 1998; master's degree in business administration from Grand Valley State University in 2000.

Before the political scene he was a former banker at Ionia County National Bank and Irwin Union Bank.

He is married to Julie and has three children.

He is a pianist and song leader and former Sunday School teacher at his Baptist Church.

Politically he opposes abortion rights for women. "I believe in the unalienable right to life as laid out by the Declaration of Independence." He opposes a Michigan constitutional convention and a gas tax increase. "In the long term there is no future in gas taxes. Overall consumption will continue to decline due to alternative fuels and more efficient vehicles."

He strongly favors drastic changes to Michigan's tax system and making Michigan a right-to-work state.

Calley was also involved in a daycare controversy that made national attention. On Sept. 11, 1999, the Michigan Department of Human Services was called after a woman living in Calley's district lodged a complaint that another woman was operating an illegal daycare in her home. The homeowner, who was not a licensed daycare provider, had been watching neighborhood children each morning before the school bus arrived. Calley introduced legislation that resolved the issue and differentiate between casual babysitting and operating a daycare facility. The woman said she received no compensation and only watched the children as a favor to their parents.

The legislation was signed into law on Nov. 20.

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JOB APPROVAL POLLS
FAVORABILITY POLLS
DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
08/27/2017-09/01/2017 EPIC/MRA 16.00% ( 0.0) 7.00% ( 0.0) 77.00% ( 0.0)

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EVENTS
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 20, 2018 10:35am Oops Calley mistakenly files signatures for other candidates  Article RP 

DISCUSSION
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FAMILY
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INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  08/07/2018 MI Governor - R Primary Lost 25.18% (-25.54%)
  11/04/2014 MI Lieutenant Governor Won 50.92% (+4.07%)
  11/04/2014 President of the Michigan Senate Won 50.92% (+4.07%)
  08/23/2014 MI Lieutenant Governor - R Nomination Won 65.26% (+30.52%)
  01/01/2011 MI State Senate President Won 58.12% (+18.21%)
  11/02/2010 MI Lieutenant Governor Won 58.12% (+18.21%)
  08/25/2010 MI Lieutenant Governor - R Nomination Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  08/03/2010 MI State Senate 33 - R Primary Won 56.78% (+13.55%)
  11/04/2008 MI State House 087 Won 64.05% (+32.96%)
  11/07/2006 MI State House 087 Won 56.32% (+15.76%)
  08/08/2006 MI State House 087- R Primary Won 43.11% (+23.90%)
ENDORSEMENTS
MI US President - R Primary - Mar 08, 2016 R John Kasich
MI US President - R Primary - Feb 28, 2012 R Mitt Romney