Rep. Jason Morgan

(D-Ann Arbor)
2 Years
House District 23
787 HOB
Official Website

Current Candidate Information

Michigan House 23rd District
Jason Morgan for State Representative
D-Ann Arbor
PO Box 4297, Ann Arbor, MI 48106

Biographical Information

Born: July 14, 1989 in West Branch
Marital Status: Single
Education: Northern Michigan University, Class of 2011, Bachelor of Science, Political Science Major - International Studies Minor Salzburg College, Class of 2011 (one-semester program), International Politics and Economics University of Michigan Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Class of 2019, Master of Public Administration
Employment/Military Record: United States Coast Guard Auxiliary (Department of Homeland Security), Vice Commander, Flotilla 091-18-05 Work History: Washtenaw Community College, Instructor, Department of Humanities, Languages and the Arts, Sept. 2019 -- Present United States House of Representatives, Congresswoman Haley Stevens, District Director/Special Advisor -- Interim, planned short-term position Apr. 2019 -- July 2020 Michigan Department of State, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson, Director of Constituent Services, Mar. 2019 -- June 2019 United States House of Representatives, Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, Transition Director -- planned short-term position Jan., 2019 -- Mar. 2019 University of Michigan, Center for Local, State and Urban Policy, Research Analyst -- planned short-term position, Aug. 2018 -- Dec. 2018 United States House of Representatives, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell, District Director -- interim, Aug. 2016 -- Feb. 2017 Washtenaw Community College, Director of Government, Government, Community and Media Relations, Jan. 2013 -- May 2016 United States House of Representatives, Congressman John D. Dingell, Field Representative, Aug. 2011 -- Jan. 2013 United States House of Representatives, Congressman Bart Stupak Washington, D.C., Executive Assistant/Scheduler Aug. 2010 -- Jan. 2011
Community Activities: Washtenaw County Parks and Recreation Commission, Member 2021 -- Present Huron River Watershed Council, Board of Directors, Member 2020 -- Present Washtenaw County Public Works Board, Liaison 2019 -- 2022 Washtenaw Area Transportation Study, Treasurer 2018 -- Present Homeland Security Task Force, Member 2016 -- 2022 Ann Arbor SPARK, Executive Committee 2018 -- 2021 Washtenaw County Community Action Board, Chair 2013 -- 2017 A2Y Chamber of Commerce, Converge Committee Advisory Board 2013 -- 2015 Eastern Michigan University LGBT Resource Center, Advisory Board 2013 -- 2017 Jim Toy Community Center, Chair, Public Policy Committee 2012 -- 2018 Eastern Leaders Group, Executive Committee 2012 -- Present Washtenaw County Democratic Party, Executive Committee 2011 -- Present Muscular Dystrophy Association, Camp Counselor and Cabin Leader 2007 -- Present STATE and NATIONAL SERVICE Muscular Dystrophy Association, National Community Advisory Committee 2017 -- 2020 Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, Vice Chairperson and Chair of Legislative Task Force 2016 -- Present Michigan Fish Producer's Association, Legislative Director 2015 -- 2017 Michigan Regional Prosperity Initiative, Region 9 Management Team 2014 -- 2016 Young People for the American Way, Mentor and Instructor 2010 -- 2017
Religion: Agnostic

Governmental Leadership (Elected or Appointed)

House (1/1/2023 - 12/31/2024)
Other Offices: Commissioner, Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners, 2016 - Current Chair, Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners, 2019 - 2021

Elections and Political Participation

Michigan House 23rd District 2022
General Vote: 24,257 of 37,261 (65%)
Primary Vote: 8,207 of 8,207 (100%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: AFL-CIO Michigan; American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 25; American Federation of Teachers Michigan; Detroit Regional Chamber PAC (primary); Michigan Association for Justice; Michigan Education Association PAC; Michigan Farm Bureau AgriPAC; Michigan League of Conservation Voters (primary); Michigan Nurses Association (primary); Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights; Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan; Voters Not Politicians (primary)

Political Activities: Michigan Democratic Party State Central Committee, Alternate Delegate 2017 -- 2021 Washtenaw County Democratic Party, Executive Committee Ann Arbor Democratic Party, Executive Board

Committee Assignments
Key Legislative Staff
Jacob Toomey, Legislative Aide/Policy Services
Joshua Winslow, Legislative Aide/Constituent Services

Sponsored Legislation
Gender Neutral References
HB 4063
Housing Discrimination
HB 4167
Rare Disease Advisory Council
HB 4244
Police Funding
HB 4248
Military and Veterans Affairs Funding
HB 4701
HB 4723
Special Interest License Plates
HB 4764
Gender Neutral References
HB 4766
Gender Neutral References
HB 4771
Gender Neutral References
HB 4779
Gender Neutral References
HB 4780
Gender Neutral References
HB 4781
Gender Neutral References
HB 4782
Gender Neutral References
HB 4809
Gender Neutral References
HB 4811
Gender Neutral References
HB 4812
Gender-Specific Language
HB 4813
Gender-Specific Language
HB 4938
State-Owned Property
HB 4939
Public Trust Resources
HB 5108
Commercial Fishing
HB 5212
Gestational Surrogate Parenting Act
HB 5242
Water Pollution
HB 5254
Public Official Financial Disclosure
HB 5358
Motor Vehicle Sales
HB 5359
Motor Vehicle Sales
HB 5437
Hotel-Motel Tax
HB 5509
Military and Veterans Affairs Appropriations
HB 5510
State Police Appropriations
HB 5573
HB 5582
Campaign Finance
HR 44
Date Designation
HR 69
Month Designation
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