Sen. Veronica Klinefelt

1 Terms
Senate District 11
6600 BOB
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Biographical Information

Born: January 15, 1964 in Lawrence, KS
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Randy Klinefelt
Children: Brandy, Mike, Emily, Charlie
Education: Macomb Community College 2 years Wayne State University BS Criminal Justice
Community Activities: St. Jude partner in hope 30 years

Governmental Leadership (Elected or Appointed)

Senate (1/1/2023 - 12/31/2026)
Other Offices: East Detroit School Board 6 years; Eastpointe City Council 8 years (Mayor pro-tem); Macomb County Commissioner, 2013-22

Elections and Political Participation

Michigan Senate11th District 2022
General Vote: 56,119 of 106,514 (52%)
Primary Vote: 13,414 of 21,470 (62%)
Campaign Finance Reports
Endorsements: AFL-CIO Michigan; American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 25; American Federation of Teachers Michigan; Michigan Association for Justice; Michigan Education Association PAC; Michigan League of Conservation Voters (primary); Michigan Nurses Association (primary); Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights; Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan; United Auto Workers

Political Activities: Michigan Association of Counties Board of Directors 8 years President of Michigan Association last year

Committee Assignments
Key Legislative Staff
Emily Lefko, Chief of Staff
Christopher Ford, Constituent Relations
Nora Teagan, Office Administrator/Scheduler

Sponsored Legislation
SB 6
Prevailing Wages
SB 178
2023-24 MDOT Appropriations
SB 204
Vulnerable Adults
SB 212
Child Marriage
SB 229
Sales Tax Distribution
SB 230
Revenue Sharing Trust Fund
SB 353
Energy Assistance
SB 358
Health Insurers
SR 4
Commemorative Anniversary
SR 22
SR 53
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