Rose Mary Robinson
|Member of the Michigan House of Representatives|
from the 4th district
January 1, 2013 – December 31, 2018
|Preceded by||Maureen Stapleton|
|Succeeded by||Isaac Robinson|
|Born||December 12, 1939|
|Relatives||Isaac Robinson (son)|
|Known for||One of the first women elected to Wayne County Commissioner in Michigan. Michigan Women's Hall of Fame Inductee.|
In 1939, Robinson was born.
Robinson started her legal career as a Legal Council for American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees for Council 25.
In 1970, with the help from John Dingell, Robinson was one of the first women elected as a County Commissioner in Wayne County, Michigan. Robinson served as the County Commissioner until 1982.
In 2006, 2008, and 2010, Robinsons was a delegate for the Democratic Precinct.
On November 6, 2012, Robinson won the election and became a member of the Michigan House of Representatives for District 4. Robinson defeated Ron Michalski with 95.30% of the votes. In November 2014, as the incumbent of District 4, Robinson defeated Edith Floyd with 94.57% of the votes. In February 2015, Robin introduced as a co-sponsonsor of HB 4209, a bill that establishes regulations for medical marijuana facilities. In November 2016, as the incumbent of District 4, Robinson defeated Matt Schonert and Daniel Finn with 91.87% of the votes. Robinson served as a Representative until 2018. In September 2017, Robinson cosponsored HB 4991, a bill that appropriates $1.3 billion for fiscal year 2019. Due to term limit, Robinson did not campaign in the 2018 election. Robinson represented a district covering Hamtramck and a central portion of Detroit. Robinson has a long political career.
| Michigan Representatives 4th District