Thomas Creighton

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Thomas Creighton
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Pennsylvania State House District 37
Retired
In office
2001 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2000
Term limitsN/A
CandidateVerification
Thomas Creighton (b. February 19, 1945) is a former Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 37 from 2001 to 2013.

Creighton earned his B.S. in Physics from Juniata College in 1967. He went on to receive his M.S. in Physics/Math from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1970.

Creighton worked as a Research Scientist for Armstrong World Industries from 1970 to 1983. He then worked for Kellogg's Company as a Plant Engineer/Manager from 1983 to 1998. He also was Judge of Elections for Union Square from 1990 to 1998. He has worked as Co-Manager of Candlehouse Inn since 2002. Creighton has also worked in the following positions: Research Analyst for the National Bureau of Standards, Instructor at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Computer Network Consultant, and Science Teacher for the Altoona School District.

Creighton served as Rapho Township Supervisor from 1998 to 2000.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Creighton served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Creighton served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Creighton did not run for re-election in 2012.

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Creighton won re-election to the 37th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[1]

Pennsylvania State House, District 37
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas Creighton (R) 17,650 100.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Creighton won re-election to the 37th District seat of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He received 23,994 votes running unopposed.[2]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 37
Candidates Votes Percent
Thomas C. Creighton (R) Green check mark transparent.png 23,994 100.0%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Creighton received $18,550 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[3]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Thomas Creighton's campaign in 2010
Hollinger, David L & Deborah J$1,000
PPL Corp$750
Pennsylvania State Troopers Association$500
Frill, Glenn & Sonhui$500
Pennsylvania Bar Association$500
Total Raised in 2010 $18,550

Personal

Creighton and his wife, Sandra W., have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 37
2001–2013
Succeeded by
Mindy Fee (R)