Rep. John Roth

4 Years
House District 104
1388 HOB
Official Website

Current Candidate Information

Biographical Information

Born: February 13, 1963 in Harrison
Marital Status: Married
Spouse/Partner: Karen M Roth
Children: Elise and Marin Roth
Education: Harrison Community Schools 1968-1981; Central Michigan University 1981-1982; Northwestern Michigan College 1987-1989 Applied Science Degree/Recreational Boating Management
Employment/Military Record: Harbor West Marina, 1988-1995; Crystal Mtn Resort 1995-2002; Traverse City Golf and CC 2002-present; Don Orr Ski Haus 2002-present, Bowers Harbor YC 2002-present.
Community Activities: Girls Basketball Coach for Leap and YMCA organization. Supporter of Special Olympics, Supporter of the Senior Center, supporter RTL.
Religion: Protestant

Governmental Leadership (Elected or Appointed)

House (1/1/2021 - 12/31/2024)
Other Offices: Grand Traverse County Commission 2014-lost in the primary by 40 votes. Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation Commission 2014-2019, Chair from 2015-2018.

Elections and Political Participation

Michigan House 104th District 2022
General Vote: 29,832 of 47,590 (62%)
Primary Vote: 8,281 of 15,928 (51%)
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; Michigan Realtors; Michigan Retailers Association; National Federation of Independent Business-Michigan; Property Management Association of Michigan PAC (primary); Right to Life of Michigan PAC; Small Business Association of Michigan

Michigan House 104th District 2020
General Vote: 30,311 of 59,514 (50%)
Primary Vote: 7,858 of 13,623 (57%)

Political Activities: Grand Traverse County Republican Party Delegate since 2008. Grand Traverse County Republican Party Executive Committee since 2008, VC 2013-2015, Chair 2015-2019.

Committee Assignments
Key Legislative Staff
Melinda Fernandes, Legislative Aide/Policy Services
Joshua Price, Legislative Aide/Constituent Services

Sponsored Legislation
HB 4086
Children Services
HB 4178
Assisted Reproduction
HB 4183
Historical Vehicles
HB 4266
Ethics Committee
HB 4312
Nonprofit Corporations
HB 4388
Environmental Protection
HB 4465
Energy Efficiency
HB 4731
HB 4754
Public Employees and Officers
HB 4895
Disabled Veterans
HB 4908
Film Credit
HB 4978
Domestic Nonprofit Corporations
HB 5186
Construction Tax Credit
HB 5260
HB 5384
Rental Housing
HB 5675
Michigan Strategic Fund
HB 5869
Sex Offender Registration
HR 79
Month Designation
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