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General Election Overview: 25th House District

Oct 20, 2020

Through the general election on November 3, the MLC Blog will be highlighting races generally considered swing seats, ones either party could win because of the voter base.  Candidate’s website and professional information is listed when available.

District Overview

The 25th House District is located in Macomb County and includes portions of Sterling Heights and Warren.


Democratic Representative Nate Shannon is running for his second term in office in this slightly Republican base district that President Trump overperformed in during the 2016 election. The district has a 51% Republican base. In 2016 President Trump received 55.01% of the vote, while in 2018 Governor Whitmer received 53.36% of the vote.

Representative Shannon serves on the following committees:

    • Energy
    • Transportation

Democratic Candidate:

Republican Candidate:

    • Paul Smith – Former Sterling Heights City Councilman, retired engineer, Air Force Veteran.

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