Detroiters Elect Eight Time Ex - Con Brian Banks As State Rep.Submitted by emalvini on Wed, 11/07/2012 - 13:50
Detroiters Elect Eight Time Ex - Con Brian Banks As State Rep.
DETROIT (WWJ) Among the new group of state lawmakers to emerge from Election Day on Tuesday is Brian Banks, who has been convicted eight times for felonies involving bad checks and credit card fraud.
Banks, a Democrat and lifelong Detroiter, won a seat in Lansing as a state representative for the 1st District, representing the east side of Detroit, Harper Woods, and the tony Grosse Pointes. He won 68 percent of the vote to Republican Dan Schulte’s 32 percent.