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Rep. John D. Dingell (D-Mich.)

  • District: 12th District, Southeast -- Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Ypsilanti
  • Residence: Dearborn
  • Born: July 8, 1926; Colorado Springs, Colo.
  • Religion: Roman Catholic
  • Family: Wife, Debbie Dingell; four children
  • Education: Georgetown U., B.S. 1949 (chemistry); Georgetown U., J.D. 1952
  • Military Service: Army 1944-46
  • Political Highlights: No previous office; U.S. House, 1955-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1955 (29th full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Commerce, Manufacturing & Trade; Communications & Technology; Environment & the Economy; Health)
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State Information: 12th District, Southeast -- Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Ypsilanti

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (MI-12 representative) John Dingell (D) 216,884 67.9%
Cynthia Kallgren (R) 92,472 29%
Richard Secula (LIBERT) 9,867 3.1%
Timothy Kachinski (WRI)    
2010 general (MI-15 representative) John Dingell (D) 118,336 56.8%
Rob Steele (R) 83,488 40.1%
Aimee Smith (GREEN) 2,686 1.3%
Kerry Morgan (LIBERT) 1,969 0.9%
Matthew Furman (USTAX) 1,821 0.9%
write-in (WRI) 9  
2008 general (MI-15 representative) John Dingell (D) 231,784 70.7%
John Lynch (R) 81,802 25%
Aimee Smith (GREEN) 7,082 2.2%
Gregory Stempfle (LIBERT) 4,002 1.2%
James Wagner (USTAX) 3,157 1%
2006 general (MI-15 representative) John Dingell (D) 181,946 88%
Aimee Smith (GREEN) 9,447 4.6%
Gregory Stempfle (LIBERT) 8,410 4.1%
Robert Czak (USTAX) 7,064 3.4%
write-in (Write-In) 1  
2004 general (MI-15 representative) John Dingell (D) 218,409 70.9%
Dawn Reamer (R) 81,828 26.6%
Gregory Stempfle (LIBERT) 3,400 1.1%
Mike Eller (USTAX) 2,508 0.8%
Jerome White (X) 1,818 0.6%
2002 general (MI-15 representative) John Dingell (D) 136,518 72.2%
Martin Kaltenbach (R) 48,626 25.7%
Gregory Stempfle (LIBERT) 3,919 2.1%
2000 general (MI-16 representative) John Dingell (D) 167,142 71%
William Morse (R) 62,469 26.5%
Edward Hlavac (LIBERT) 2,814 1.2%
Ken Larkin (USTAX) 2,154 0.9%
Noha Hamze (NL) 938 0.4%
1998 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 116,145 66.6%
William Morse (R) 54,121 31%
Edward Hlavac (LIBERT) 3,064 1.8%
Noha F. Hamze (NL) 1,027 0.6%
1996 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 136,854 62%
James R. DeSana (R) 78,723 35.7%
Bruce W. Cain (LIBERT) 3,155 1.4%
Noha F. Hamze (NL) 1,018 0.5%
David Sole (WW) 842 0.4%
write-ins (Write-In) 20  
1994 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 105,849 59.1%
Ken Larkin (R) 71,159 39.8%
Noha F. Hamze (NL) 1,968 1.1%
write-ins (Write-In) 4  
1992 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 156,964 65.1%
Frank Beaumont (R) 75,694 31.4%
Max J. Siegle (TIC) 4,048 1.7%
Jeff Hampton (LIBERT) 2,387 1%
Martin P. McLaughlin (WL) 1,842 0.8%
write-in (Write-In) 1  
1990 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 88,962 67%
Frank Beaumont (R) 42,629 32%
Roger Conant Pope (LIBERT) 2,019 2%
1988 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 132,775 97%
Russell W. Leone (I) 3,561 3%
1986 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 101,659 78%
Frank W. Grzywacki (R) 28,971 22%
1984 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 121,463 64%
Frank W. Grzywacki (R) 68,116 36%
1982 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 114,006 74%
1980 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 105,844 70%
1978 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 93,387 77%
1976 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 121,682 76%
1974 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 95,834 78%
1972 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 110,715 68%
1970 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 90,540 79%
1968 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 105,690 74%
Monte R. Bona (R) 37,000 21%
1966 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 71,787 63%
John T. Dempsey (R) 42,738 37%
1964 general (MI-16 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 112,763 73%
Raymond B. Leonard (R) 40,673 27%
1962 general (MI-15 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 94,197 83%
1960 general (MI-15 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 111,671 79%
Robert J. Robbins (R) 28,532 20%
1958 general (MI-15 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 79,216 79%
1956 general (MI-15 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 111,827 74%
1955 special (MI-15 representative) John D. Dingell (D) 19,624 76%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 66% Mitt Romney: 33%
2008 Barack Obama: 67% John McCain: 31%

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